A classic chandelier can have a new look with the Zeppelin S1 Chandelier by Marcel Wanders. Inspired by the shape of the traditional chandelier, Wanders reimagined the traditional design and created something new. This chandelier is available from Flos and has an original price of EUR3,100.
Design icon status
The “Lady Gaga” of design, Marcel Wanders is a Dutch native who has broken away from the coldness of industrialism and brought poetry back into our modern lives. He was born in Boxtel, the Netherlands, and studied at the School of the Arts in Arnhem. Wanders’ design career has grown into a global empire and he has co-founded a design label called Moooi. Today, Wanders’ work can be seen in many museums.
Marcel Wanders’ work has been featured in numerous popular magazines. He has been featured in Elle, Esquire, Nylon, and Blueprint. His work has been honored with the Design Icon status.
The Zeppelin S1/S2 Suspension Lamp is a classic and evocative example of Marcel Wanders’ aesthetic. Featuring a steel frame that supports a series of electric candles wrapped in a covering of thousands of resin threads, this pendant is suitable for both high-ceilinged homes and restaurant lobbies.
The Flos light collection offers an eclectic mix of classical and modern lamps. The Flos range includes the Arco, Archimoon, Brera, Fucsia, Glo Ball, Kelvin, Lastra, Guns, Romeo Louis, Ray, and On the Rocks.
Flos Zeppelin S1 Chandelier
The Flos Zeppelin S1 chandelier by Marcel Wanders was designed with traditional shapes in mind. The frame is made of steel and covered in “cocoon” material, a unique resin coating. The interior structure features transparent PMMA “candles” and a faceted crystal globe. The Zeppelin takes approximately 4-6 weeks to be delivered.
The Flos Zeppelin S1 Suspension Lamp is a striking chandelier designed by Dutch artist Marcel Wanders. The frame is constructed of steel and supports hundreds of PMMA “candles” that are wrapped in a covering of thousands of resin threads. A crystal globe adorns the upper portion of the chandelier. It’s a perfect fit for restaurants, hotel lobbies, and homes with tall ceilings.
Marcel Wanders’ studio collaborations
Marcel Wanders is a world-renowned Dutch designer. His studio is known for its whimsical and eccentric designs. It is a hotbed for young talent from around the world. His work is inspired by his desire to make the here and now a better place for all mankind.
Wanders has collaborated with various companies to produce high-end designs for their products. He also has his own line of holiday decor for Target. He has also designed the interiors of the Mondrian South Beach hotel in Miami and the Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht hotel in Amsterdam. His work is available for purchase at 1stDibs and has been featured in countless publications.