Candle #1 (white)
The notion of a candle holder as a durable and precious product of utility is questioned by this object that is beautifully destroyed in the course of its use. Winter evenings will never be the same.
Date of Design
380mm H, 100mm W, 100mm D
Merging the support and the candle in wax CANDLE #1 stresses the object’s temporary nature. In doing so it puts the poetics of use against the mere adornment of an opulent artifact.
January 2007, Domino
August 2006, Elle Decoration
March 2006, California Home & Design