Though most of her work today deals with photography, London artist Maisie Broadhead struck gold with her cable drawings in 2009 while still a student at the Royal College of Art. “I was inspired by things around the house that are usually overlooked,” she says of the utilitarian-cum-baroque “drawing” she made over her own fireplace with the cord of a common task lamp.
Stylist Jean-Christophe Aumas designed the kitchen island, which is covered in marble tiles from Carrelages du Marais—the geometric floor tiles are from the same place—and strung the matrix of lights up above it. The barstools by Charlotte Perriand were discovered in a vintage store in Antwerp, Belgium. The green wall is covered in paint from Emery & Cie. Photo by Christian Schaulin
Designer Omer Arbel incorporated fishnet and dried grass into his first Bocci 14 light fixture to give it a second life. Photo by José Mandojana
An artful string of Ikea lights brighten up remodeled Tutor home in Toronto, Canada.