Schizo Lamp

The word schizophrenia is derived from the Greek words for to split (schidzein) and mind (phren). This splitting is related to fragmenting of the thought processes. OOOMS used this as inspiration to design a lamp where the ribbed surface creates two different shapes. The inner shape is a classic lampshade. The outside is more neutral, and looks a bit…

Schizo Vase

The word schizophrenia is derived from the Greek words for to split (schidzein) and mind (phren). This splitting is related to fragmenting of the thought processes. OOOMS used this as inspiration to create a  vase with a ribbed surface which creates two different shapes. The outside shape is based on a Greek Amphora vase. The inner shape…

Silhouettes

A nice thing about the human mind is that it only needs parts of information in order to get the whole idea, we easily fill in the gaps with information from past experiences. So to evoke an image of a plant, the outline of one will do. OOOMS created 3 silhouettes of ordinary houseplants, to be used at…

Silhouette Lamp

A nice thing about the human mind is that it only needs parts of information in order to get the whole idea, we easily fill in the gaps with information from past experiences. So to evoke an image of a plant, the outline of one will do. OOOMS created 3 silhouette lamps inspired by ordinary houseplants. Emerging from…

Roadkill Carpet

Do you know the feeling that you do not want to take a look at something, but you still do? The Roadkill carpet is a continuous struggle between attraction and repulsion. It’s a warm, soft, cuddly carpet that attracts you to take a nap on it. But at the same time its a repulsive image of a car-flattened,…

Rocker

‘Rocker’ is an universal attachment to turn almost any four-legged chair into a real rocking chair. Depending on the chair of your choice, you can get any kind of rocking chair; from very relaxed to a more active one. This project is the result of the Designboom rocking chair contest, where a premature version of…

Wire-frame Chair

The Wire-frame collection came into existence because of a great fascination of the wire-frame structures in the 3D modelling phase of the design process. The chair is designed by computer using 3D software and after that it’s handmade in real steel wire. One of the interesting aspects of this chair is that it becomes very…

Dandelion

A collection of handmade products entirely made of cable-ties. With a lot of patience we’ll be rewarded with beautiful new structures, which can only emerge by fervent monkish work. Description: Pendant Lamp / sphere is made from 600 cable-ties Dimensions: Ø 60 cm / Ø 23.6 inch Design: OOOMS

Sea-Urchin

This lounge chair is the perfect spot to spend your lazy Sunday afternoon reading a book. The inside of the chair is padded with soft cushions while the outside is covered with a structure of 8000 cable-ties. Every cable-tie is painstakingly stripped to another to give it the spiky appearance of the sea creature it’s…

Wineglass Lamp

The Wineglass Lamp by OOOMS is a lamp shaped like a wineglass. This atmospheric lamp is the perfect lighting for those long romantic evenings accompanied by a nice Bordeaux. The included LED bulb will shine for over 15.000 hours, so that’s around 7 years of romance at night! The Wineglass Lamp can also be used in combination with…

Dutch Romans

At OOOMS we are intrigued by the history of The Netherlands. A great way to get into contact with products of the past is by metal detecting. The idea that any signal could be a historical treasure is a feeling that’s highly addictive. Now the finds have become an inspiration for a new OOOMS project; Dutch Romans. These…

Hollow land N 51 24.928 O 05 19.640

About one third of Holland (meaning ‘Hollow Land’) is below sea level. Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport is built in the middle of a former lake Flevoland, which is also reclaimed from sea, is on average 8 metres below sea-level, The concept of “Hollow Land’ highlights the fact that Holland is not only flat, but below sea…