Designed by Luc Merx

Designed by Dutch architect Luc Merx, the Damned.MGX chandelier was produced using 3D printing as one piece, without joints or seams, and would be impossible to produce using other manufacturing methods. It appears as a hovering mass of writhing nudes — opulent and bombastic — and recalls the classical motif of the fall of the damned, challenging viewers with age-old questions of guilt and morality.



Victoria and Albert (V&A) Museum London
Design Museum Holon, Israel
Design Museum London


Interested in the borders between architecture, design and art, architect Luc Merx founded his practice, Gagat International, in Rotterdam in 1999. In 2003, a grant from the Netherlands Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture (Fonds BKVB) provided him with the opportunity...

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