Sapphire Light, Commissioned by The Bombay Sapphire Foundation
Paul Cocksedge


Milan, Italy


Sapphire Light, 2004
Originally commissioned by The Bombay Sapphire Foundation
Glass, steel, UV LED
11.8 x 11.8 x 11.8 inches (glass globe)

The design involves pouring gin and tonic into a light bulb-shaped vessel and shining UV light onto the chandelier. Switched on, the clear  translucent liquid is transformed into an incredible glowing blue colour. The liquid becomes the light.