A solid cast iron Menorah that is both simple and ceremonial. Designed as one piece with a seamlessly integrated tray to catch wax drippings that doubles as a repository for used matches. A classic design, Menorah is included in the permanent collection of the National Museum of American Jewish History and recently added to the permanent collection of the Memorial Art Gallery. Rrecipient of the Chicago Good Design Award in 2011.
About the Designer
Josh Owen is an internationally renowned industrial designer, educator and author. He is the president of his eponymous design studio, Josh Owen LLC and is a Distinguished professor of industrial design at The Rochester Institute of Technology. Owen's projects are produced by major manufacturers and have won many awards. His work is included in the permanent design collections of the Centre Georges Pompidou, the Chicago Athenaeum, the Corning Museum of Glass, the Denver Art Museum, the Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the National Museum of American Jewish History and the Taiwan Design Museum. He is the author of the book Lenses for Design and the forthcoming book Design for Study.