Wineglass by Julian King

Design Showcase 2011

Materials: solid walnut, LED strip light, batteries, and wineglasses (provided by owner)
Designer: Julian King, Architect

"The Design was in answer to the specific needs of apartment living in New York City, with a wineglass rack that employs the sparkling crystal of the glasses as lenses to diffuse and refract light from a battery powered LED light strip."

"It is at once a shelf, a light fixture, and a wineglass rack. Its form is generated by the wineglasses; their profile creating a slot in the end of the solid Walnut shelf giving away its function, in a subtle marriage of form and function."

Designer: Julian King, Architect
Location: New York, NY


Previous Design


All Info

• Voting is open for four days on each design!

All Design Leaderboard & Main Info Post

Submission Form (until Sep. 21)

• Follow on Twitter - #ATShowcase

About Design Showcase 2011: This September we're celebrating the best in undiscovered, new design for the home. We're taking submissions from independent and student designers from around the world and letting our readers vote on who they think has the best design. There's also a panel of august judges. Two winners will win $20,000 in targeted advertising placements on our sites to help launch their careers ($10k apiece).