10. Rody Graumans, born 1968
"85 Lamps" Lighting Fixture, 1993 (1992)
Standard bulbs, E 27, 15 watt
Droog Design collection, manufactured by DMD, Voorburg
Lent by DMD
31 1/2 x diam. 31 1/2" (100 x diam. 100 cm)
Photo by Hans van der Mars, courtesy DMD

There is strength in unity. That is how the naked simplicity of 84 electrical wires with a standard socket and a standard bulb can produce a grand chandelier. The wires are simply held together at the top like a ponytail.