APPARATUS

New York, NY

About APPARATUS

APPARATUS is a New York based design studio that explores the relationship of lighting, furniture and objects in immersive environments, threading the historical and the cultural through a modern lens. Creative Director Gabriel Hendifar approaches the studio’s work as narrative, drawing on the vocabulary of desire and emotional response. Inspired by the modernist principle of a total work of art, the studio is an ever-evolving articulation of considered spaces and the things that live within them. Sensual materials like marble, suede, horsehair, lacquer and porcelain ar...Read More

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Median Three Ceiling Mount by Apparatus
APPARATUS
21st Century United States Flush Mount
Alabaster, Brass
The translucent alabaster planes of the median series are intersected by a fluted brass form, referencing traditional Middle Eastern jewelry while pushing it through a futurist lens....
Median 4 Pendant by Apparatus
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21st Century United States Chandeliers and Pendants
Alabaster, Brass
The translucent alabaster planes of the median series are intersected by a fluted brass form, referencing traditional Middle Eastern jewelry while pushing it through a futurist lens....
Talisman 4 Pendant by Apparatus
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21st Century United States Chandeliers and Pendants
Jade, Brass
A strict arrangement of semi-precious stones recalls fine details found on statues at the ancient city of Persepolis. Agate, jasper, or jade beads are pierced by finely fluted pins, ...
Talisman Loop Sconce by Apparatus
APPARATUS
21st Century United States Chandeliers and Pendants
Brass, Jade
A strict arrangement of semi-precious stones recalls fine details found on statues at the ancient city of Persepolis. Agate, jasper, or jade beads are pierced by finely fluted pins, ...
Median Sconce by Apparatus
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21st Century United States Wall Lights and Sconces
Alabaster, Brass
The translucent alabaster planes of the median series are intersected by a fluted brass form, referencing traditional Middle Eastern jewelry while pushing it through a futurist lens....
Drum Occasional Table by Apparatus
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21st Century United States Side Tables
Parchment Paper, Macassar, Burl
The Drum series references Tombak, a foundational instrument in Persian music, as a point of departure. Parchment is hand-stretched over the table surface, and the veneered legs curv...
Drum Dining Table by Apparatus
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21st Century United States Dining Room Tables
Parchment Paper, Macassar, Burl
The Drum series references Tombak, a foundational instrument in Persian music, as a point of departure. Parchment is hand-stretched over the table surface, and the veneered legs curv...
Pars Occasional Table by Apparatus
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21st Century United States Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Leather, Travertine, Marble, Brass
The delicate forms of the Pars series evoke nomadic tray tables found across the Middle East. Hand-cut leather disks stack along brass legs, and inset leather rounds provide soft poi...
Pars Console Table by Apparatus
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21st Century United States Console Tables
Leather, Travertine, Marble, Brass
The delicate forms of the Pars series evoke nomadic tray tables found across the Middle East. Hand-cut leather disks stack along brass legs, and inset leather rounds provide soft poi...
Pars Cocktail Table by Apparatus
APPARATUS
21st Century United States Side Tables
Leather, Travertine, Marble, Brass
The delicate forms of the Pars series evoke nomadic tray tables found across the Middle East. Hand-cut leather disks stack along brass legs, and inset leather rounds provide soft poi...
Horsehair Sconce by APPARATUS
APPARATUS
21st Century United States Wall Lights and Sconces
Brass, Glass
A robust study of material that evokes the grace and strength of its equine contributor. Wefts of horsehair are combined with brass and etched glass, implying a structural, weight be...
Portal Dining Table by APPARATUS
APPARATUS
21st Century United States Dining Room Tables
Ash
Rendered in thick sandblasted ash, portal tables conjure the proportions of ancient structures and the rough-hewn texture of Primitive furniture. Notched reveals in the robust materi...

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