Resident Studio Contemporary Design and Manufacturing Company based in New Zealand
Developed in 2011, Resident is a modern style and making company based in New Zealand. Focusing on Furniture and Illumination, Resident draws from the diverse motivations of chosen designers to create a clean, crafted, functional and thought provoking collection. Bringing a fresh factor of difference to the European design setting, Residents' items add value to the areas where individuals live, play and work. Our company is committed to research and advancement with the goal of discovering brand-new products and techniques and applying these to creating well-known items of actual creativity, that will certainly last forever. Resident will supply a fresh, strong and original point of distinction that will certainly lead the way for a future of design, imagination and commitment quality.Resident founders Scott Bridgens and Simon James. Simon James After graduating from Auckland University of Technology in 1996 with a Bachelor of Spatial Design, he developed his very own style company in 1998 as a car to distribute his very own job, and to introduce worldwide contemporary brands to the New Zealand market. His job is characterised by a solid emphasis on function, straightforward tidy lines and focus on detail. Clients have featured Air New Zealand, The Hilton, Auckland University and Microsoft. Co-Founder and Creative Director of Resident.SparCreated in Spun Light weight aluminum and Steel, the product damages down for very easy delivery. Focus to detail, well crafted connections and classy finishings make this product a premium piece of practical lighting.Big BunchBing Lot is a setup of Bing Pendants held with each other in series with Hexagonal Ceiling Brackets. The Brace placed back to back offers sophisticated framework as well as regular spacing around the ceiling.Bing PendantThe Bing Pendant is finely finished with a bone colored fine crackle glaze and charcoal oxides. Handmade in New Zealand.Hex PendantThe 'Hex' necklace is a streamlined, minimal appeal created for Resident that incorporates cutting-edge LED illumination innovation with an elegant aluminium lightweight frame suspended from three slim cords (two of which, instead incredibly, also supply energy for the light). It was launched at Milan Design Week in April and is already bring in major international interest-- deservedly so.Cross PendantAn overarching Necklace Illumination in the form of a Cross. A contemporary choice for home, office or retail spaces. Two opposing Light weight aluminum networks intersect to move warm LED illumination via a recessed poly prismatic diffuser. Readily available in both black and white powdercoat surface.