GalaxiA

DesignerEckhard Beger
PrizeHonorable Mention
Entry Description

GalaxiA by Eckhard Beger for ArteNemus is a table the shape of which is inspired by the outline of spiral galaxies. The glass top allows full visual access to the 3 dimensional structure of the creation. The 5 arms of the upper galaxy supports the glass top while the arms of the lower counter rotating galaxy represent the feet of the table. The structure is made of CNC machined anodized aluminum components. The dark color of the structure is a reference to the color of the universe. Diameter: 120/137.5cm; Height 76cm The glass top can be chosen in two diameters: 120cm for a table as a design object 137.5cm for a table a functional table with more space.

About Designer

Eckhard Beger, contemporary art furniture designer from Geneva, Switzerland, has gained international recognition for his designs, which emphasize conception, aesthetics and wood art craftsmanship. Since 2012, his creations have been awarded more than 20 international design prizes and his work has appeared in exhibitions in Milan at the Museo Poldi Pezzoli as well as at Venice Design 2016 in the context of the Architecture Biennale and at Venice Design 2017 in the context of the Art Biennale. Eckhard Beger is the founder of ArteNemus Contemporary Art Furniture.

Awards and Prize

2017 European Product Design Award: - Silver Prize Winner for Literis 2016 London International Creative Competition: - Artist of the Year Award for Literis - Honorable Mention Award for Literis Lux 2016 European Cultural Award 2016: - Shortlisted for ECC Award 2016 International Design Award, USA; - Third Prize for Literis 2016 A’Design Awards & Competition, Italy - Bronze Award for Literis - Bronze Award for Literis Lux 2015 International Design Award, USA - Second Prize for Shift 2015 London International Creative Competition - Shortlist Award 2015 A’Design Awards & Competition, Italy - Iron Award for Shift 2014 London International Creative Competition - Finalist Award for Labyrinth - Shortlist Award for Torso F&M 2014 A’Design Awards & Competition, Italy - Silver Award for Labyrinth 2014 International Design Award, USA - Third Prize for Labyrinth 2013 London International Creative Competition - Finalist Award for Octopia - Honorable Mention for Galaxia 2013 A’Design Awards & Competition, Italy - Bronze Award for Octopia 2013 International Design Award, USA - Second Prize for Octopia 2012 London International Creative Competition - Finalist Award for Commodia 2012 A’Design Awards & Competition, Italy - Bronze Award for Commodia 2012 International Design Award, USA - First Prize for Commodia