As the saying goes, necessity gave birth to Muller Van Severen's hanging lamp, here in version N°4 with an angled design. Lacking a place to plug in a light overhead in their new home, the design couple conceived a wall-mounted pendant style with the lyrical simplicity of a line drawing. Fashioned in bent tubing, the steel frame supports a reflective light bulb and a glass shade and comes in a variety of finishes from brass or black to a pop of color.
70.87" h x 35.4" w (180x90cm)
Cable Length: 5m
With a mission to put a unique twist on everyday items, Belgium brand Valerie Objects was established by Axel Van Den Bossche, the CEO of homeware design firm Serax, and Antwerp gallery owner Veerle Wenes. Starting with a focus on cutlery and tableware, the company has outgrown its life as a side project to become a young but complete global design platform, allowing world-famous designers, architects and artists to translate their signature styles into tangible modern design objects.
Now encompassing textiles, furniture, home accessories and designer lighting, Valerie Objects' collection includes coveted pieces like Muller Van Severen's Rocking Chair and Hanging Light, as well as unique cutlery designs by Maarten Baas and Nendo and glassware from award-winning artist Chris Kabel. The couple Fien Muller and Hannes Van Severen were one of the first to sign with Valerie Objects and are considered one of the most image-defining European design teams around. with elegant objects that appear to be conceived almost spontaneously. Like the rest of the brand's offerings curated by co-founder and art director Veerle, the work stands out as the mark of authentic thinkers.