The Others by Stephen Burks

The Others lanterns by Stephen Burks for Dedon

Dezeen Showroom: American designer Stephen Burks has designed a collection of hand-woven outdoor lights for Dedon that can be used individually or arranged in totem-like stacks.

Called The Others, the collection comprises 12 lanterns of different sizes, which either stand on a milled marble base or are hung like pendants.

Ambient light omits from the lanterns by Stephen Burks
The Others lanterns come in a variety of different shapes

According to Dedon, the lanters were designed to "take on the appearance of illuminated characters" and can be adorned with eye-shaped acrylic appliques to enhance their anthropomorphic qualities.

"We wanted to make them a kind of family, so they're similarly woven but each unique," said Burks.

The Others lights by Stephen Burks for Dedon
Dedon's collection is available with a milled marble base and acrylic eyes

The lamps are hand-woven in the Philippines and provide warm, atmospheric lighting that is dimmable via remote control.

"A collection at once functional and fun, The Others bring colour, diversity, illumination and companionship to any outdoor setting," Dedon added.

Product: The Others
Designer: Stephen Burks
Brand: Dedon
Contact: info@dedon.de

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Hanging lanterns next to stackable lanterns
The Others by Stephen Burks for Dedon Lighting
The Others lanterns by Stephen Burks for Dedon