The Medusa lamps, with their oval-shaped lampshades, appear to be balanced on numerous slender tentacles. Slim, yet wonderfully elegant. Rather than cutting off the excess wicker lengths, as is usually done, the designers have thought of adding metal wires that can support the lamp body. The resulting designs rearrange the shapes of the floating jellyfish with their numerous extremely thin and long threads.
A theatrical set a la Dogville by Lars von Trier, an impossible architecture, the lamps Foscarini that come to life behind a succession of windows through which to imagine glimpses of houses and the personality of those who live.
The idea from which he started Luca Nichetto to stage "Magic Windows" (in Rosenlundsgatan 38C Stockholm - from 4 to 9 February 2013) arises from the typically Nordic habit of not closing domestic interior curtains behind curtains, giving snapshots of light and letting fragments of everyday life leak out.
Le lamps Twist and penholder Poppy They are part of a collection of products designed by ZO_loft study for the Italian brand "Lamidea". These products are made in Italy, pursuing policies sustainability and are inspired by the technology of the books POP-UP.
After four years of successful collaboration, Foscarini confirms and relaunches its commitment in the home collection "Successful Living", Born in 2009 from partnership with Diesel. An extremely positive and a growing appreciation by the public for a series of lamps strong personality, with a charge of style very strong and explicit, it has also brought with excellent sales results. "In these four years we have achieved all the commercial objectives that we had set for ourselves, even if the years in which the launch of the collection took place were certainly not the most favorable for the world economic situation"Says Carlo Urbinati, owner and founder of Foscarini together with Alessandro Vecchiato.
By the fantasy and the technological expertise of Dutch designers Angela Jansen and Ger Jansen, the objects of our daily lives are transformed into real works of art galleggianti.Con the aid of a special device with magnetic levitation can be maintained in suspension of any object, or almost (objects weighing between 0 and 10Kg).