Rony Plesl (CZ) → Uranium Figure

About project

This suspended light sculpture consisting of approximately 35 tubes of 600mm length and 60-80mm diameter, made of green uranium glass. In each of the tubes there is a UV fluorescent lamp giving the glass its intense green and yellow signal light brightness.

About artist

Honored by many awards such as Red Dot Design or Good Design, Rony Plesl is currently working on big architectural and free-form projects. His work is featured in many prestigious galleries in the Czech Republic and abroad. Since 2008 he has been in charge of the Studio of Glass Design at The Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague. Works for prestigious clients such as Barovier & Toso, the oldest family company in the world, or German concern SAHM. He was the art director of exhibition for Cartier in Prague. In 2011 awarded The Best Designer by Czech Grand Design.