paola pivi: vitra mini chair chandelier
paola pivi: vitra mini chair chandelier paola pivi: vitra mini chair chandelier
dec 09, 2010

paola pivi: vitra mini chair chandelier

‘untitled’ by paola pivi, 2010 (mini chairs vitra, aluminium) courtesy: galerie perrotin, parisvitra has been producing miniature replicas of famous designer chairs for a number of years. this chandelier by artist paola pivi is made entirely from these small chairs with an aluminum structure to hold them together. each one is composed in a ball formation that measures approximately 28 inches in diameter and is made from a unique selection of the miniature chairs.

‘untitled’ by paola pivi, 2010 (mini chairs vitra, aluminium) courtesy: galerie perrotin, paris ‘untitled’ by paola pivi, 2010 (mini chairs vitra, aluminium) courtesy: galerie perrotin, paris

  • Wow – I like this. As someone interested in furniture I’ve always worried that friends or family will buy me one of these Vitra miniatures as a gift, which I would then place on a shelf and it would collect dust thereafter. Instead I can start collecting to build a chandelier!

    Derek says:
  • this is horrible and gives design a bad name. It takes no consideration for how a light functions and it’s form is has no redeeming qualities either. All those beautiful chairs look like junk hung from a rope.


    MODERNdesign2120 says:
  • Ugly. This is not design. Just a bad idea.

    jj says:

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