The Caged Beauty is a real birdcage, but unlike any you've seen. The custom laser cut steel object from JSPR was designed in three sizes to be used in various…
A few years back, every design blog was sharing the Duplex, a conceptual design that combined an aquarium with a birdcage by Constance Guisset. Now, in a new, updated edition, the Duplex Aquarium Birdcage Version 2 has been produced in a limited number of 8 by Specimen Editions. (more…)
The Cageling chair by Ontwerpduo (Tineke Beunders and Nathan Wierink) is a hanging chair for people that closely resembles a birdcage. (more…)
Made of bleached oak, stainless steel cables and glass ‘Archibird’ is the blending of sculpture and furniture. A one-off piece by designer and architect Gregoire de Lafforest, the birdcage (which functions as such complete with small washing pool, eating area and the ability to be opened for cleaning) is integrated into a bleached oak wood console table. (more…)
UPDATE: Sadly, French Artist Nicola L passed away on January 3rd of 2019.
French born Nicola L. (that’s right, just an L. for the last name) is a conceptual artist who creates everything from performances, films and functional art. Having had a hugely prolific career for over five decades, she has shown in many galleries and has a clear affinity for heads, eyes and snails as you can see from some of her functional art pieces I’ve chosen to share with you below. (more…)