A cup of light | Darifa Rahroh
The designer Darifa Rahroh studied fashion design and visual arts at the Utrecht School of the Arts. She lives and works in Amsterdam.
Darifa likes taking everyday objects out of their context and giving them a new 'designed' purpose.
The 'Cup of Light' is a special combination of light, dimensions and materials. These designer light objects are made out of cups of different colours, materials, and dimensions. This gives each 'Cup of Light' its own atmosphere.
(1) DIAMOND 70 - LIGHT OBJECT, CHANDELIER
The cups can be made from beer, wine, champagne, highball or whiskey cups. This cup of light chandelier is made out of 70 hard transparent plastic beer cups. This 'Cup of Light' has a nice splendid fairytale, futuristic atmosphere. The 'Diamond' offers a beautiful pattern on walls, ceilings, and tables, but remains neutral due to its transparency. Besides 70 the 'Diamond' can be made out of 50, 25, 15, or 7 cups. Height 120 cm, circumference 200 cm.
The price of the Diamond 70, the largest model Diamond is € 895,-.
(2) BASIC 65 ORANGE - LIGHT OBJECT
These large spherical cup of light is made of orange plastic drinking cups. This Cup of Light gives a beautiful warm light, and has a retro look. Height 65 cm, circumference 180 cm.
Price: € 199,- a piece
(3) CUP 50 RED - LIGHT OBJECT
This large semi-circular cup of light is made of red plastic cups. This cup of light gives a beautiful red glow, and a nightclub appearance. Height 50 cm, circumference 180 cm.
Price: € 170,- a piece
(4) CUP 42 BLACK - LIGHT OBJECT
This semi-circular cup of light is made of black plastic drinking cups. This cup of light gives a collimated beam down, ideal for above the table, and has a futuristic look. Height 42 cm, circumference 150 cm.
Price: € 169,- a piece
(5) BASIC 40 WIT - LIGHT OBJECT
The smallest spherical cup of light is made of white plastic cups. This Cup of Light gives a beautiful warm light, and has a more neutral look. This, and the size makes the basic 40 very suitable for small rooms, or multiple in a large space to hang. Height 40 cm, circumference 135 cm.
Price: € 159,- a piece
More info: www.acupoflight.nl