Light Armature by Bruno Ninaber van Eyben
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Bruno Ninaber van Eyben

Light Armature 1977

8 ⨯ 117 ⨯ 4 cm

Galerie Frans Leidelmeijer

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About the artwork

Ninaber van Eyben is a wellknown Dutch Industrial designer.
The armature is made of metal with grey powdered coating, plastic and
has a fluorescent tube.
Designed in 1977.

About the Artist

Bruno Ninaber van Eyben is a Dutch jewellery and industrial designer. Bruno Ninaber was born on 3 November 1950 in Boxtel in the Netherlands. In 1971 Bruno Ninaber van Eyben graduated cum laude from the College of Art in Maastricht as a jewellery designer. In the 1970s he designed a bracelet watch, a pendant watch and a fluorescent lighting system. In 1979 he was honoured with the Kho Liang Le Award, a Dutch award for industrial design. He is noted for designing the last series of Dutch guilder coins, which were produced from 1982 until the introduction of the euro in 2002. In 1997 he set up his own studio in Delft, which was called Bruno Ninaber van Eyben design+production.In May 1998 he won the contest for the design of the reverse side of the Dutch euro coins.Since 2003 he is professor of Design at the Delft University of Technology.