Eerily Beautiful Taxidermy Lamps

created at: 01/25/2012

That’s right. The day has finally come…taxidermy meets interior lighting. Personally, I wouldn’t be too keen on having a couple of dead squirrels hanging on the wall above my bed, but that’s just me. Oh and just wait until you see the rat swarm lamp…  

created at: 01/25/2012

Gross, right?

Alex Randall, the UK-based artist who created the beautiful/creepy as hell lamps, has used a variety of dead animals for her pieces. And while rats and squirrels may not appeal to you that much, how about a nice mallard duck holding a silk shade lamp in its beak?

created at: 01/25/2012

Check out Alex Randall’s website to see more of her work

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Martin Refsal is an art and design aficionado living in New York City. As the son of a woodcarver and a jewelry designer, he grew up in a home where making art and experimenting with different media and techniques was the norm. He receivedd a B.A. in Studio Art from St. Olaf College, where he focused on painting and bronze casting. In 201[...]