Joris Laarman (Dutch, born Borculo, The Netherlands 1979)
Glass, aluminum, polycarbonate, steel and bulbs
H: 47 1/4 x Diam: 27 1/2 in. (120 x 69.9 cm)
Gift of Flos, 2010
Not on view
Laarman graduated from the Design Academy in Eindhoven in 2003. A year later he set up his own studio to develop designs for seating, case furniture, and lighting, often collaborating with international manufacturers to make both limited-edition furnishings and production line objects such as the “Nebula” chandelier.
the manufacturer (until 2010; their gift to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Highlights from the Modern Design Collection: 1900–Present, Part II," May 23, 2011–July 1, 2012, no catalogue.