Kapwani Kiwanga – A wall is just a wall

As we go about our daily lives, we encounter spaces designed to shape and regulate our behaviour. In A wall is just a wall, Kapwani Kiwanga exposes the mechanisms of these underlying structures through wall paint inspired by colour theory and targeted fluorescent lighting.

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A Light Scent

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Bottle Up by Italian duo Giuseppe Casuccio and Valerio Palmieri is lamp that lights and promotes a product at the same time. Made from upcycled Campari soda bottles and a detachable LED luminaire that is affixed to the top. A small hole in the crown allows the liquid to evaporate over time, allowing for custom colours and quality of luster to pass through. Fragrances can also be added to the vessel for diffusing aromas in an interior setting.

Aria & Avia by Zaha Hadid

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Premiering at this year’s Salone del Mobile, Zaha Hadid has designed two chandeliers for Italian lighting company Slamp.

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Aria, is a suspension lamp made of 50 layers of Crystalflex®. Standing 130 cm in height and 90 cm in diameter, this piece is charged with a dramatic sense of motion combined with a weightless fluidity.

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Avia is a miniature piece of architecture. Constructed out of 52 different layers of Opalflex® this lamp is transformed into a source of tones and reflections. The item is available in four sizes, extra-large, large, medium and small.

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Aria and Avia collection.