APPARATUS, CREATOR OF SENSATIONAL LIGHTING WITH VINTAGE COMPONENTS
Founded in 2012 by Gabriel Hendifar and Jeremy Anderson, Apparatus is a devices lighting design studio based in New York. Strong of its success and still in growth, the brand has branches in Los Angeles and Milan.
With a particular taste for sculptural shapes and the mix of noble materials like brass, glass marble, leather and porcelain, the lightings, furnitures and accessories of Apparatus are not like others, elegant and robust.
Gabriel Hendifar Apparatus’ artistic director, who used to work in the fashion industry and design interior has for ambition to design and manufacture collections with warm and timeless atmosphere.
Jeremy Anderson him, use his potter experience and his traveler state of mind in the service of the brand, by notably taking care of the supervision of the production.
The 2 acolyte, totally complementary, like express geometrical ideas with flawless aesthetic and with retro materials which at this opposite fight the perfection.
A STUDIO WITH UNIQUE AND UNBELIEVABLE KNOW-HOW
Each creation signed by Apparatus is thought to fulfill a function and serve a purpose, and at the same time being fundamentally beautiful. But before everything, for the brand, design a piece is telling a story which arouse emotions. Propose an object of desire and not only a beautiful object, it’s the challenge that Apparatus takes up everyday. And for that the studio redoubles of imagination.
« We constantly seek for references, but it’s often after the conception of a collection that I see underlying inspirations and references », says Gabriel Hendifar
Endless quest of innovation, meticulous work, style retro as sensual and as contemporary, hand-finished pieces assembled directly from the studio, here are the secrets of Apparatus’ success.
Furthermore the brand is very involved in the quality and the colors of the light produced by its lighting. Indeed, it’s for provide stunning lights that the studio experiencing new LED and halogen models.
The works of the studio have been noticed and related by important medias, notably Architectural Digest, T Magazine, World of Interiors, Vogue, Wallpaper and many international editions of AD and Elle Decor.
FOCUS ON ACT III COLLECTION
Act III is the first collection of Apparatus that is inspired by the personal cultural history of one of the founder, Gabriel Hendifar.
The genesis of Act III is a box inherited from Gabriel Hendifar’ grandma, she brought the box from Iran to America in 1979 as political refugee.
This collection represents for him the tangible and family link he has with Iran.
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