Thursday, 28 February 2008

Another bright idea

Andrea Branzi
Wireless illuminated shelf
designed 1996, produced in an edition of 20 for Design Gallery, cherrywood with illuminated paper forms and rechargable mechanism for illumination.

Andrea Branzi, architect and designer, lives and works in Milan. From 1964 to 1974 he was part of the group Archizoom Associates, the first group of avant-garde known internationally, whose projects are now stored at the Center of Studies and Archive Communication of the University of Parma and the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris.
Since 1967 has dealt with experimental and industrial design, architecture, urban planning, education and cultural promotion. Also a Professor of Architecture and Industrial Design at the Politecnico di Milano.

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1 comment:

katiedid said...

These are wonderful! Sort of reminiscent of Ingo Maurer or Noguchi.