A spotlight like the Cylinder Sconce is a great alternative to a more traditional bedside lamp or wall sconce because of its flexibility. For ambient light, direct the fixture vertically to throw warm uplight. For direct light, position the light toward you. Voilà , a comfy reading spot.
Cylinder Sconce and Cylinder Reading Sconce by Gabriel Hendifar for Apparatus elevate the experience of functional lighting. Directional light emanates from recessed points within the simple metal forms. Their streamlined structure and hefty scale allow these pieces to stand alone or be grouped together, serving as primary or secondary light sources.
- Proportion versus utility
- Walter de Maria
- Brass, bronze, or tarnished silver metal
- Mechanical joint
Founded in 2012, Apparatus creates bespoke furnishings and lighting that revolt against the corporatization of design. The company’s distinctive catalog is created with sensual materials like marble, suede, horsehair, lacquer, and porcelain combined with patinated brass. Embracing a tradition of studio craftsmanship, each piece is hand-finished and assembled in New York.