Fort Standard is contemporary design studio and manufacturer based in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Founder and Designer Gregory Buntain explores the interplay of natural materials and modern production processes to create distinctive designs rooted in simplicity and functionality. Merging progressive design thinking with an obsessive approach to craft, Fort Standard’s lighting, furniture and home goods help transform everyday spaces into ideal living environments
Counterweight is a series of LED fixtures made of gently arching, steam-bent wood that uses marble and brass as ballasts. Whether acting to cantilever the arms of the mobile light, or fixed as the base of the floor lamp, the mass of the stone and metal acts as a foil to the otherwise lightweight frames.
H 18in/46cm x W 5in/13cm x D 4in/10cm
Carrara marble, glass, brass and wood (choice of ash or walnut).
Wattage: 15 Watts
Lumens: 1350 Lumens
Color Temperature: 2700 Kelvin Life Hours: 50,000