The Monkey Sitting Table Lamp Black Indoor/Outdoor
The Monkey Lamp is a wild yet functional lighting design by the Italian designer Marcantonio Raimondi Malerba. Like in much of Malerba’s previous art and design (such as Sending Animals and Ale Plantana), the Monkey Lamp uses a naturalistic figure to explore relationships between people and animals. Here, the resulting trio of lamps has a human quality to its expression at the same time that it resembles something out of a science museum. Made of resin and hand-finished in white, the designs have a contemporary, consciously artistic quality to them as well.