2018 / Office Equipment / Desk Accessories / Professional

Merkaba paperweight

  • Prizes
    Gold in Office Equipment/Desk Accessories
  • Company
    Vau, Croatia
  • Lead Designer
    Marija Ruzic Vukmanic
  • Design Team
    Ivan Vukmanic, Petra Vrdoljak
  • Client
    Vau
  • Project Link
  • Other credit
    Lumina Images, Marija Gasparovic

The abstract symbol of a merkaba, crafted into a solid object. One triangular pyramid, a tetrahedron, is immersed into another, symbolising two poles of creation, matter and spirit. The shape which is thus formed is a star tetrahedron.

Made out of solid metal, in different finishes.

Other prizes
German Design Award 2018 Winner - German Design Council Project: Triangle bottle opener Credits: VAU design teamGerman Design Award 2018 Winner - German Design Council Project: Curve letter opener Credits: VAU design teamGerman Design Award 2018 Special Mention - German Design Council Project: Circular Candleholder Credits: VAU design teamGerman Design Award 2017 Winner - German Design Council Project: Bloop coffee tables Credits: Ruder Novak-Mikulic, Marija Ruzic VukmanicGerman Design Award 2017 Special Mention - German Design Council Project: Neva sideboard Credits: Ruder Novak-Mikulic, Marija Ruzic VukmanicGerman Design Award 2017 Special Mention - German Design Council Project: Shift lamp Credits: Ruder Novak-Mikulic, Marija Ruzic VukmanicGerman Design Award 2017 Special Mention - German Design Council Project: Neva bar chair Credits: Ruder Novak-Mikulic, Marija Ruzic VukmanicRestaurant & Bar Product Design Award 2016, London, UK Project: Neva bar chair Credits: Ruder Novak-Mikulic, Marija Ruzic VukmanicDIA - Design Intelligence Award 2016 winner, Hangzhou, China China Academy of Art, China Industrial Design Association Project: Neva chair Credits: Ruder Novak-Mikulic, Marija Ruzic VukmanicDIA - Design Intelligence Award 2016 winner, Hangzhou, China China Academy of Art, China Industrial Design Association Project: Neva bar chair Credits: Ruder Novak-Mikulic, Marija Ruzic VukmanicInterior Innovation Award 2015 - German Design Council Project: Neva chair Credits: Ruder Novak-Mikulic, Marija Ruzic VukmanicGerman Design Award 2017 Nominee - German Design Council Project: Picard desk Credits: Ruder Novak-Mikulic, Marija Ruzic VukmanicGerman Design Award 2016 Nominee - German Design Council Project: Neva chair Credits: Ruder Novak-Mikulic, Marija Ruzic VukmanicMuuuz International Award - ArchiDesignClub 2014 - Paris, France Project: Shift lamp Credits: Ruder Novak-Mikulic, Marija Ruzic Vukmanic

Photo Credit: Vau
Credits: Lumina images, Marija Gasparovic