Monday 25 May 2015

Lampshade Turns Your Walls Into a Fairytale Forest

'Forms In Nature'  is a light sculpture by artists and designers Hilden & Diaz which transforms a room into a fairytale setting, or a scary forest, depending on your state of mind. This magnificent chandelier is partly inspired by the mirrored drawings of the natural world by Ernst Haeckel.

Ernst Haeckel was a 19th century artist, philosopher and professor who had a deep interest in the natural world. His beautifully detailed illustrations of sea creatures, insects, plants and animals have survived over a century of change and are still hailed as among the best nature illustrations that exist to this day.

Chondrus crispuscommon name Irish moss (Ernst Haeckel)

Hilden & Diaz’ fascination with mirrorings, have previously been applied to their other artworks, the roots and branches in 'Forms in Nature' are mirrored around its central axis, mirrorings are thrown out upon the walls and ceilings and provide weak Rorschach-like hints of faces amongst the gnarled shadows.

Hilden & Diaz is a collaboration between the artists Thyra Hilden and Pio Diaz.
In 2005, the two artists founded the partnership Hilden & Diaz and gathered their artistic interests. Thyra Hilden came from exploring existential ambiguity in her photographs and video installations and Pio Diaz worked with political and social critique through interventions in public space.



  1. Thanks for this amazing post. Excellent and highly knowledgeable blog clear all your doubts and queries. This is a type of post that I could share with my co workers as well.
    Incredible Sculptures offers unmatched quality Wooden Sculptures made from the top notch quality of wood and carved by the expert’s hand. The Wooden Sculptures are highly in demand by the various segments of the industry, especially Hotel Industry. The fine finish and handmade art work with the beautiful designs on the sculptures are widely acclaiming appreciations. If you are a fan of wooden sculptures and looking to buy for your hotel or other needs then your search ends at Incredible Sculptures. Mr. Neeraj Gupta is the leading figure behind these masterpieces.

  2. Its quite true. I used to observe this thing and feels the shade of lamps and shanners on the wall. I thought i only realize this thing but after reading this post, I came to know about the facts

  3. Wow…outstanding service and products to meet our office needs. I Love all and the colors you choose are perfect. I want this furniture for my new house. Thanks a lot for sharing
    Dressing Table In Chennai With Prices

  4. Very informative article. Looking forward to more posts in near future. I have also found some interesting info on Office Furniture

  5. Hi, Neat post. There is a problem with your site in internet explorer, would check this… IE still is the market leader and a large portion of people will miss your great writing due to this problem. best deals melbourne

  6. I am extremely impressed with your writing skills and also with the layout on your weblog. Is this a paid theme or did you modify it yourself? Either way keep up the nice quality writing, it is rare to see a nice blog like this one today..homewares wall art