Aqua Creations

Aqua Creations

Fantasy images, slightly visible silhouettes, sensual shapes… Imperceptible touch of light has a unique “nature” in amazing Aqua Creations world. Something is unknown, and it charms us. Fantasy keeps its initial image, and a subtle, dream-like light creates a special atmosphere, where each detail finds its completeness, being beyond any usual things…
Aqua Creations atelier was founded in 1994. One day Ayala Serfaty has created a lamp made of silk. It was similar to a fantasy underwater creature. A delicate textile, a subtle touch of light – these were the basic elements of a unique microcosm which would best reflect other natural structures. Design of Aqua Creations lighting was so different from all usual and even the unusual lamps existing in the world. Unique silhouettes were inspired by expressive and sensual organic forms and research of a special material, which would be enough weightless to create a soft lighting. So, using of silk and exclusive textile becomes a distinctive feature of this brand.

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Sahara Floor Lamp in Silver Silk by Aqua Creations

Aqua Creations creates a new dimension of the light. It is about a wonderful luminescence marked with a special colour and amazing play of shades depending on warm or cold textures. Aqua Creations is a unique lighting atelier. Its amazing design is marked with jewelry aesthetics and a true artistic value. Its aesthetics is based on a new expressivity. Its design personifies a definition of “haute couture”, creating unique dresses for the light. Subtle membranes, fantasy organic forms, modern faceting shapes or a simple geometry, interesting art-objects or intricate lighting installations – there are no borders for light in amazing Aqua Creations world.

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Lucky Lamp by Aqua Creations

Zooid Collection by Aqua Creations

Zooid Collection by Aqua Creations (design – Albi Serfaty, Benad Dar) is marked with an unusual design in a context of the traditional stylistics of this brand. It is about renewed artistic values and uncommon geometry. We can see modernistic faceting shapes, abstract compositions and a complicated “architecture” of the light installations. Besides, the intangible membrane structures allow to realize an amazing fusion of a soft light and textile. Due to the lighting effects we can see intricate details of the geometrical locations marked with contrast lines. Wall lamps Zooid by Aqua Creations have a shape of the three-dimensional triangles. These lamps can be placed in groups to create the unusual compositions. Zoois pendant lamps are more similar to amazing lighting sculptures, and using of a blue silk completes perfectly a futuristic image of such a composition. Zooid Pyramid lighting installations impress us with a unique contrast based on a visual weightless of the whole composition according to its huge dimensions.

Zooid Collection by Aqua Creations
Zooid Diamond pendant with custom printed two-toned Blue Silk
Zooid Collection by Aqua Creations
Zooid Diamond in Silver Silk by Aqua Creations

Mino Collection by Aqua Creations

Mino Collection by Aqua Creations (design Albi Serfaty, Benad Dar) is marked with a certain style synthesis. It is about a special composition of the modern laconic geometry and a true elegancy of materials. Design of the lamps can be based on a square or rectangular shape. The rounded corners play down the impression of a “cold” geometry. “Simon Says Yes” wall lams differ by square shapes. Natural silk shades in Coal or Cream Silk colours allow to create a very soft lighting, without burdening space with the complicated chromatic structures.

Mino Collection by Aqua Creations
Simon Says in Coal Silk by Aqua Creations

The framings could be made of Oak or Mahogany, which is combined perfectly with the natural colours of the textile elements. “Simon Says Maybe” lamps have the rectangular shapes. These objects could be made of silk in a natural “wooden” colour shade (Redwood), or in warm Grass tone. Such a coloring is combined perfectly with the wooden frames made of Oak or Mahogany. The main feature of Mino Collection by Aqua Creations is that one can create the unlimited wall lighting compositions placing various lamps in groups. For example, “Simon Says” wall lighting composition is marked with a unique aesthetics. Various colour shades of the textile, a spontaneous play with the proportions and geometry – allow not to limit our imaginary and ideas. A unique lighting dynamics reveals due to the various colour shades of silk and lightweight structures.

Mino Collection by Aqua Creations
Colorful Simon Says lighting installation by Aqua Creations

Mod Collection by Aqua Creations

Design of Mod Collection by Aqua Creations (design – Ayala Serfaty) seems to be modern and laconic, but a special modular structure allows to turn the wall surface into a unique lighting canvas or into a lightening pattern. “Young” lamps have a square shape, and “Forever” line is marked with the rhombus forms. The lighting tiles “Mae West” and “Zika” differ by abstract shapes. A special membrane structure of the surfaces is marked with the simple contours or unusual bionic shapes in a unique interpretation. We can see amazing lighting patterns in a spontaneous lighting composition when these lamps are placed in groups. Using of “cold” silver shades (Silver Silk), warm golden or more natural shades (Curry) – is typical for this collection. It is about soft natural contrasts and a unique play of the light-shades.

Mod Collection by Aqua Creations
Forever Young installation by Aqua Creations

Nara Collection by Aqua Creations

Design of Nara Collection by Aqua Creations is based on the experiment with proportions of the most elegant geometric shape – it is about a square. The rounded corners always complete this element with an unmistakable elegancy. Clearness of geometry, jewelry handmade details, unique membrane structures – are typical for each object from this collection. Single wall lamps or their grouped compositions differ by an eccentric image. “Nara” lamps can be made in various dimensions. This allows to create a unique atmosphere, for example if we place these lamps in groups we can create an amazing wall lighting panel. “Nara” pendant lamps differ by an unusual design, because one or several elements could be placed at various tiers in its construction. It seems like such a composition visually changes, if we look at this from the various sides. A special visual effect reveal when we look at this lamp from below. Nara Collection by Aqua Creations is marked with the various colours: these could be the natural shades of stone (Stone Silk), an elegant Smoke shade, passionate Flame, warm golden or an exclusive blue colour shade.

Nara Collection by Aqua Creations
Nara mobile by Aqua Creations
Nara Collection by Aqua Creations
Nara wall lamp in Stone Silk

Stand By Collection by Aqua Creations

Geometry of Stand By Collection by Aqua Creations (design – Ayala Serfaty) is based on perfectly shaped round disk, which symbolizes a pure simplicity and a touch of glamour. Due to unique bionic textures these lamps are perfect for creating a soft light in the large spaces. In this collection we can see various pendant lamps marked with spontaneous, weightless compositions and amazing lighting effects. Unusual constructions can be created due to placing the lamps in groups, at various tiers or when the lamps are inclined.

Stand By Collection by Aqua Creations
Stand By quartet pendants by Aqua Creations

Sunsa Chandelier by Aqua Creations

Weightless lighting clouds, fantasy leaves over water… Design of Sunsa Chandeliers is similar to various images representing serenity and vitality. It is marked with amazing bionic structures, quiet atmosphere and spontaneous composition. Round elements are placed at various tiers that create a unique play with perception and a three-dimensional image without burdening the space. Design of Sunsa Chandeliers by Aqua Creations differs by various colours. For example, these could be the elements in a single colour, or an interesting combination of various silk shades with soft contrasts and shadows.

Sunsa Chandelier by Aqua Creations
Sunsa Chandelier by Aqua Creations
Sunsa Chandelier by Aqua Creations
Sunsa Chandelier by Aqua Creations

Jewel Collection by Aqua Creations

Jewel Collection by Aqua Creations is lyric and elegant, fantasy and at the same time modern, spontaneous and magic. “Nana” lamps differ by shape of the water drops. Such a live form allows to create amazing compositions with a unique dynamics of a spontaneous movement or an optical weightlessness. Such objects create a wonderful atmosphere and change the inner architecture of any space. Such lighting installations could consist of unlimited quantity of the basic elements. “Avia”, “Ease” and “Grace” lamps differ by fantasy shapes and a visual weightlessness of the whole composition because of the slightly visible support elements. Mysterious Smoke or Dark silk shades allow to crate the unusual lighting installations which are marked with a special architectonics and amazing play of light and reflections.

Jewel Collection by Aqua Creations
Nana 200 in Rosewiid Silk by Aqua Creations

Morning Glory Collection by Aqua Creations

Morning Glory Collection has a special significance for Aqua Creations. Unique images of the fantasy flowers, subtle membranes which best reproduce the delicate bionic structures – these images become recognizable in the whole world. Design of Morning Glory lamps is so fantasy, but at the same time is marked with an unprecedented elegancy. Intangible exotic flowers or fancy bulbs, jellyfishes, petals and corals – it is about an amazing world created of the delicate hints on existing of a certain dream-like world which can be imagined by each of us.

Morning Glory Collection by Aqua Creations
Morning Glory floor lamps in Black and White by Aqua Creations
Morning Glory Collection by Aqua Creations
Morning Glory floor lamp by Aqua Creations (in custom Blue Silk)

Morning Glory floor lamps become some quintessence of the whole collection. It is about a mysterious flower marked with an amazing chromatic gradation, slightly visible colour shades and intangible structure. Contrast of Coal shades and cold silvery colour complete perfectly a mysterious or even surreal image of these objects. “Happy Days” lamps differ by fancy forms and asymmetrical compositions. These objects look like the bulbs of some plants. Such lamps could be placed in groups to create an unusual lighting composition on the floor, on the stairs – anywhere. These lamps could be marked with the naturalistic colour shades (warm Curry, Gold or Grass). Table lamps “Perlina” have a similar design. Such unique lighting bulbs become a wonderful accent in any space.

Morning Glory Collection by Aqua Creations
Happy Days lamps by Aqua Creations
Morning Glory Collection by Aqua Creations
Perlina table lamps by Aqua Creations

“Medusa” wall lamp becomes a unique element of any interior. And “Morning Glory” wall lighting completes any space with a unique play of the light and shades. Amazing “live” luminescence reveals in the compositions of “Coral” wall lamps. “Rotini” pendant lamps differ by more abstract forms. Fluid shapes and slightly visible support elements are typical for these lamps. This allows to create an image of a lighting cloud or lighting veils.

Morning Glory Collection by Aqua Creations
Medusa wall lamp by Aqua Creations (in Orange Silk)
Morning Glory Collection by Aqua Creations
Rotini lamps by Aqua Creations (in Shell and Rosewood Silk)

The Palm Collection by Aqua Creations

A unique play with the grace and movement, delicate shapes and fantasy lighting effects – are typical for The Palm Collection by Aqua Creations. Design of these objects reproduces the natural shapes of fantasy plants. Composition of the “Palm Tree” floor lamp is marked with a true delicacy, and the wall compositions in soft Creamy Silk colour shades create a unique visual effect. “Palm” pendant lamps can consist of the unlimited sources of light. Sinuous shapes of the stalks are handmade, and a dark bronzed finishing completes this composition with a certain charm. An exclusive textile Platinum Organza is used for the lampshades of these lamps. This allows to create delicate textures marked with a unique lighting effect. Due to the jewelry detalization each object from Palm Collection by Aqua Creations is a unique and has its own artistic value.

The Palm Collection by Aqua Creations
The Palm Collection by Aqua Creations
The Palm Collection by Aqua Creations
Palm Tree floor lamp by Aqua Creations
Molecules Collection by Aqua Creations

Molecules Collection by Aqua Creations was created in collaboration with Origami artist Ilan Garibi. These lighting objects differ by an unusual stylistics, but at the same time we can see traditional aesthetics for this brand. The lampshades are made in origami technique. It “begins with a blank sheet is folded and sculpted by hand into tessellations and individual molecules with no cuts”. Stylized molecular texture visually looks like the jewelry mosaic canvas. The paper is perfect for create an amazing effect of a soft light in which a unique pattern reveals. A certain contrast of materials is typical for Molecules Collection, because the bases of these lamps are made of Mahogany wood. So, we can see a unique fusion between the artisan work, a special artistic inspirations and innovative technologies. It is about a new generation of luxury and elegancy.

Molecules Collection by Aqua Creations
Molecules table lamp by Aqua Creations
Molecules Collection by Aqua Creations
Molecules Collection by Aqua Creations
Mimosa collection by Aqua Creations

Design of Mimosa lamps by Aqua Creations was inspired by structure of neurons, but at the same time their compositions differ by organic shapes, revealing weightlessness and subtle contours. These lamps are similar to lighting clouds and marked with slightly visible silhouettes of the membrane textures. Their soft lighting creates ephemeral and thawing atmosphere. The external shapes of the lamps seem to be fluid. Each Mimosa lamp by Aqua Creations is a unique.

Mimosa collection by Aqua Creations
Mimosa collection by Aqua Creations
Apaya Collection by Aqua Creations

Apaya Collection is one more iconic phenomenon in Aqua Creations world and it has an unprecedented aesthetics in the lighting design. Unique lighting sculptures were created in collaboration with Irit Dolman. An amazing aesthetics of these objects is based on the interesting bionic shapes and materials used. It is about natural wool. It seems like these lamps are placed under the water. Their textures are intangible and weightless. Soft lighting effects reveal due to using of white merino wool or mohair wools with long edges and pure silk fibers. Due to so uncommon materials and interesting compositions we can see an amazing play with proportions, bionic forms and lighting effects. Each lamp from Apaya collection is a delicate jewelry work, based on a fusion of the innovative technologies and authentic artisan tradition.

Apaya Collection by Aqua Creations
Apaya Tinka floor lamp by Aqua Creations (with white merino and mohair wools with long edges)
Apaya Collection by Aqua Creations
Apaya Tinka lamp by Aqua Creations (a fragment)
Orchestra collection by Aqua Creations

Orchestra collection by Aqua Creations was inspired by natural forms being similar even to the modern architecture. Each lamp is similar to a fantasy lighting sculpture. It is about interesting membranes or even microorganisms, the asymmetrical or oblong shapes marked with the unique images. Orchestra Collection includes a lot of various unusual lamps, which create a unique “lighting orchestra”, revealing a special tonality of each light and reflection.
Oblong asymmetrical contours and unique textures are typical for “Doe” lamps. “Soprano” lamps differ by more flat shapes, and “Sahara” lamps create a very soft light. “Sikus” and “Viola” wall and floor lamps are associated with some underwater plants. And an unusual construction is typical for “Contare” lamp: it is similar to the interesting shell, and it has a corner construction that allows creating a unique wall composition or using it for decorating of the shelves or tables.

Orchestra collection by Aqua Creations
Orchestra collection by Aqua Creations
Orchestra collection by Aqua Creations
Same Same shelf lamps by Aqua Creations
Live & Let Dye Collection by Aqua Creations

Live & Let Dye is a Limited Edition by Aqua Creations which personifies the latest innovations and the adopting of the modern tendencies to the iconic objects of the brand. So, we can see “Morning Glory” and “Simon Says” lamps in renewed design that differs by unique colour shades and new expressivity. Using of the exclusive Tussar silk allows to create the amazing textures (for example, Dark Snow) – it is about the graduations of colours or unique photography). Each object from this collection is unique and remarkable for Aqua Creations.

Live & Let Dye Collection by Aqua Creations
Simon Says unique Dark Snow wall installation (limited series by Albi Serfaty)
Live & Let Dye Collection by Aqua Creations
Morning Glory composition (in Dark Snow)
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Perlina lamp by Aqua Creations
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Rotini Lamp by Aqua Creations

Author: Marina Schultz

Source of photos: Aqua Creations