Inspiration: Cable Drawings

Inspiration: Cable Drawings

Jessica Tata
Nov 23, 2009

We just recently moved in to a victorian that is chock full of beautiful ornate details, but extremely deficient in the offering of outlets. Faced with strings of extension cords, we found this to be an inspired way to address long cables in the home...

Maisie Maud Broadhead has created a series of installations with wire flex and cable fixings that has left us wanting to do the same. The UK artist has used the usually burdensome cord of this lamp to create a facade of a mantel, with a stunning effect. We're interested to see if we could mimic the idea in a functional way for some of the awkward cords needed to power our bedside lamp and computer...

(Image: Maisie Maud Broadhead)

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