The form of Oculars is inspired by the shape of a human eye. The Aluminium candle holder represent the outline of the eye, The candle represent the iris and flame represent the pupil.
UNIQUE PROPERTIES / PROJECT DESCRIPTION:
OPERATION / FLOW / INTERACTION:
PROJECT DURATION AND LOCATION:
FITS BEST INTO CATEGORY:
Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design
PRODUCTION / REALIZATION TECHNOLOGY:
Oculars is made from sand cast aluminum
SPECIFICATIONS / TECHNICAL PROPERTIES:
365mm x 95mm x 165mm
Candle Holder, Sand Cast, Polished, Aluminum, Eye,
The creative challenge with this design was to create a design that would not overheat yet remain true to its forum. The candle holders upper section of the rim is curved as to not sit directly above the flame.
TEAM MEMBERS (1) :
Simon Colabufalo, 2012.