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FAUNA / Candle Collection

FAUNA
FAUNA

iF DESIGN TALENT AWARD_01 2018

FAUNA

iF DESIGN TALENT AWARD_01 2018

Our planet is home to a multitude of beautiful animals. Unfortunately due to climate change and increasing human activity, some of them are on the edge of extinction.

The FAUNA candle collection is here to bring a reminder in our daily lives of the animals’ condition: as the candles melt away they make us realize what fate awaits the animals if no action is taken to prevent species from going extinct. The range consists of four endangered animals: Panda, Rhino, Tiger and Polar Bear . For every candle purchased, 10% of the sales will go to an NGO (like WWF or the Center for Biological Diversity) to help in the fight for wildlife preservation.

I am truly delighted to be one of the awarded designers! Getting recognition for my project is a real encouragement and I am very grateful for that. It persuades me to pursue socially engaged design projects and maybe inspire others to do so too!
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University

Design Academy Eindhoven

Design Academy Eindhoven
Eindhoven, Netherlands

Mariska Lamiaud,
Design Academy Eindhoven