Hello! Friendly people, beaches, art galleries and now illumination. A new term has emerged: Melbourne lighting. Ben-Tovim, Volker Haug or Studio Ilanel are a few examples! Stay there and learn more about them!
Combining minimal design principles with stunning finishes. This is the work of Jonathan Ben-Tovim. Born in Zimbabwe but raised in Adelaide, Jonathan has a master’s degree in design from Design Academy in Eindhoven, Netherlands. Before starting its own company, he completed a stint working at a London industrial design studio.
Ilan El, an architect graduated from RMIT in Industrial Design Masters, uses a large variety of materials and creates bespoke lighting for high-end residential projects and large scale commercial installations. His best friend? Neon!
Volker Haug, a lighting designer from Germany, has an amazing work. The best characteristics to define his pieces are colourful, industrial, playful and minimalist. They can also be found in commercial and residential spaces. His newest range mixes metallic finishes with LED technology! His team works at East Brunswick studio and everything is handcrafted.
Three amazing examples to inspire you! See our choice for this projects below!