New Lighting and Decor from Castor in home furnishings Category

It is always a deal with to see what’s new with Castor. The Canadian style studio usually hits it out of the park and their new assortment is no exception. I stopped by Intro NY for the duration of NYCxDesign to check it out.

Their Black Metal Assortment is inspired by the line from Spinal Tap in which Nigel Tufnel says “how significantly a lot more black could this be? None much more black.” Despite the fact that he was commenting on their new black record cover, he was plainly generating a statement about design in standard – black is absolute.

From this, Castor set out to generate a line devoid of color and ornamentation, so to concentrate on type and simplicity. The black was attained by way of a number of different finishes including black chrome and black oxide. The descriptions beneath are from the designers.

In mathematics, a conic section is a curve obtained at the intersection of a cone with a plane. This Conical Part pendant lamp is based on that proof. A hyperbola, ellipse, parabola and circle are made by cutting a cone at distinct angles. The cages are plated in black chrome to assist reflect the light emitted.

New Lighting and Decor from Castor in home furnishings Category

New Lighting and Decor from Castor in home furnishings Category

The Induction Tube Light uses a magnetic discipline to transfer electrical existing to a regular six-ft fluorescent bulb. The bulb will continue to emit light if lifted a number of inches away. This is accomplished via the wireless transmission of electrical energy.

The base homes a circuit that securely stores an electrical current inside a magnetic discipline. The bases are straightforward geometric varieties milled from reliable steel and plated in black chrome.

New Lighting and Decor from Castor in home furnishings Category

Reflector Floor Lamp
Taking inspiration from beaver pelt stretching strategies, this light diffuser displays LEDs off of a piece of stretched foil leather. the base and stem of the light is created to disappear in order to show the leather reflector.

New Lighting and Decor from Castor in home furnishings Category

New Lighting and Decor from Castor in home furnishings Category

The Oil Lamp is in partnership with Harnisch lamps established in 1842. collaborating with the oldest gas lamp producers in Canada Castor was in a position to use Harnisch’s understanding and manufacturing strategies although stripping the lamps of all ornamentation to a easy cylindrical shape finished in black chrome.

New Lighting and Decor from Castor in home furnishings Category

The Tank bowl is the off-minimize from the Castor Tank light, manufactured from reclaimed fire extinguishers. The bottoms are recut, stripped, polished and painted a matte black finish on the outer side with a reflective black interior.

New Lighting and Decor from Castor in home furnishings Category

These Black Mirrors have a black tint finish that offers off a clean reflection and has a subtle darkened tone. The black powder coated spun metal back offers the illusion of hovering off the wall and produces depth to an otherwise flat object.

New Lighting and Decor from Castor in home furnishings Category

New Lighting and Decor from Castor in home furnishings Category

Pictures by Derek Shapton.