Niamh Barry, Patera, IRE, 2013

Niamh Barry, Patera, IRE, 2013

Niamh Barry, Patera, IRE, 2013

Niamh Barry’s Patera makes reference to the complex scalloped edges of shallow craters. The suspended light sculpture features Barry’s signature hand-formed solid bronze rings that float, illuminated by glass opal tiled-covered LEDs.  What renders Barry’s work so captivating is its ability to take on different forms and light levels depending on the angle from which it is viewed.  The pictured light sculpture is the original Patera, created within Barry’s commission-based program.  A bespoke version may be made to order with custom dimensionality and finishes. Please contact [email protected] for details and pricing. 

Niamh Barry was born in 1968 in Dublin, Ireland where she still works and lives. In 1991 upon graduation from the National College of Art and Design, Barry established her studio and started to make unique conceptual furniture and light sculptures from a range of materials that has included aluminum, porcelain, linen, mirror, and acrylic as well as wood,  Black patinated solid hand formed bronze, Mirror polished hand formed solid bronze and Murano glass. In her signature work, visual weight and movement are a constant theme.  All custom pieces are available with dimmable LED lighting. Barry’s work is included in many public and private collections nationally and internationally, including the Four Seasons Hotel, O2, Candy and Candy, Merrion Hotel, Shelbourne Hotel, Finchatton, and U2.

We are Niamh Barry’s sole representation outside of the United Kingdom. Please do not contact Niamh directly.

Dimensions: 1570mm L x 1270mm H x 850mm D (5′ L x 4′ H x 2.7′ D)

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