Moresque by Alessandro Zambelli for Seletti

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One of the latest projects by Alessandro Zambelli for Seletti, “Moresque” just made its debut at Maison et Objet 2015. The lighting collection includes pendant and table or desk lamps that channel historic Moorish imagery with a contemporary twist. Inspired by architecture such as the Alhambra Palace of Granada, Spain, the arabesque designs are irregularly shaped and banded with colorful glazes and patterns. The echo of Andalusia is modernized by the simple black cord and exposed bulb setup, making these lamps the perfect white light diffuser for a home or restaurant today. Photography by Studio Badini Createam

Holly

Holly

Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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