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Nebula

Designer:
Joris Laarman (Dutch, born Borculo, The Netherlands 1979)
Manufacturer:
Flos S.p.A.
Date:
2007
Medium:
Glass, aluminum, polycarbonate, steel and bulbs
Dimensions:
H: 47 1/4 x Diam: 27 1/2 in. (120 x 69.9 cm)
Classification:
Lighting
Credit Line:
Gift of Flos, 2010
Accession Number:
2010.456
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.
Gift of the manufacturer, 2010

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Highlights from the Modern Design Collection: 1900–Present, Part II," May 23, 2011–July 1, 2012.

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