Category Archives: Product Design

Clay Morphosis: 2017

  Clay object  family, my first ever foray into modelling clay! I chose to construct four small objects, which will show the progression of a form that begins life upright, then starts to melt and finally morphs into a bowl. The

Clay Morphosis: 2017

  Clay object  family, my first ever foray into modelling clay! I chose to construct four small objects, which will show the progression of a form that begins life upright, then starts to melt and finally morphs into a bowl. The

Product Design Review: 2016

Object family 2016, as designed and executed.

I like to conceptualize objects in families.

This family is about angularity, and a gradual deviation from 90 degrees square.

DIREITO [Upright] floating shelf

RECLINADO [Reclining] display module

EQUILIBRIUM lamp

Product Design Review: 2016

Object family 2016, as designed and executed.

I like to conceptualize objects in families.

This family is about angularity, and a gradual deviation from 90 degrees square.

DIREITO [Upright] floating shelf

RECLINADO [Reclining] display module

EQUILIBRIUM lamp

Equilibrium Lamp

I designed this “EQUILIBRIUM” lamp inspired by the leaning tower of Pisa, an exercise in equilibrium vis-à-vis centre of gravity. The salvaged light fitting is from a second-hand store, and the electrics were restored by RUUM GALLERY (Instagram: @ruum_gallery ) The base/pedestal is in

Equilibrium Lamp

I designed this “EQUILIBRIUM” lamp inspired by the leaning tower of Pisa, an exercise in equilibrium vis-à-vis centre of gravity. The salvaged light fitting is from a second-hand store, and the electrics were restored by RUUM GALLERY (Instagram: @ruum_gallery ) The base/pedestal is in

Reclinado display module

  I designed this  “RECLINADO” desktop display module in  Umbila, one of Mozambique’s timbers, and handmade to my specifications. The wood was shaped, waxed and polished by hand, by local carpenter Sr Vasco. See the rest of the product family here

Reclinado display module

  I designed this  “RECLINADO” desktop display module in  Umbila, one of Mozambique’s timbers, and handmade to my specifications. The wood was shaped, waxed and polished by hand, by local carpenter Sr Vasco. See the rest of the product family here

Signs of Purposefulness in Objects

Very pleased with the outcome of my first “DIREITO” floating shelf design  in lovely Umbila wood, one of our country’s treasures. The slight groove towards the back, nearest to the wall, was conceived to keep picture frames in position. The vertical returns

Signs of Purposefulness in Objects

Very pleased with the outcome of my first “DIREITO” floating shelf design  in lovely Umbila wood, one of our country’s treasures. The slight groove towards the back, nearest to the wall, was conceived to keep picture frames in position. The vertical returns

Studies for a hanging lamp – WL01

2009 – A wall-mounted lamp made by assembling ready-made elements such as a shelving bracket. Ideal as reading lamp over bed.

Studies for a hanging lamp – WL01

2009 – A wall-mounted lamp made by assembling ready-made elements such as a shelving bracket. Ideal as reading lamp over bed.