design    interior decoration  inredning LIGHTING

david pompa logo.png

Studio davidpompa

Studio davidpompa creates unique objects with a strong commitment to honest materials and craftmanship. Founded in 2013 in the heart of Mexico City, having the showroom and production located in la Roma Norte neighbourhood. They are on a constant journey to discover new parts of Mexican culture.
 

The work merges the essence of materials with bold and characterful aesthetics. The collection is shaped by elegant forms, unique pieces with a timeless visual language. Their commitment is to create objects with quality, both beautifully crafted and accessible to our audience worldwide.

David Pompa

Both Austrian and Mexican, he studied a master in product design at Kingston Univesity in London. In 2008 he founded studio davidpompa. His intrigue for Mexican materials started in 2009 in Oaxaca, this was the first contact David had with Barro Negro. This experimentations with black clay lead to our first collection in 2013. The same year the first showroom in Roma Norte, in the heart of Mexico City was opened. Awarded in 2015 rising talent M&O Paris and rising talent M&O Americas in Miami. In 2017 studio davidpompa became the first Mexican brand at Euroluce – Salone del Mobile Milano. Always intrigued about Mexican culture, his quest for new forms and materials continues together with his passion for a collective work with a young creative team.

Studio David Pompa Origo Pendant

ORIGO PENDANT

Volcanic rock.

 
Geometry in its purest form. Origo embodies opposite essences mirroring volcanic rock and an opal glass diffuser. An exploration of an interaction, light shining onto the texture of the volcanic rock, revealing its relief and contour. Sober and logical, both materials create a relationship between light and composition. Spheres work as a double geometry, mirroring positive and negative. Reinforce the fundamental relationship between light and shadows.

Studio David Pompa Origo Floor.jpg

ORIGO FLOOR

Volcanic rock.


Bringing a new height to a unique collection. Origo floor elevates the opal glass and the volcanic rock to a new perspective. With new proportions, this elegant and tall aesthetic becomes a sculpture on a contemporary stage. Made of recinto volcanic rock and opal glass spheres, both supported by coated aluminium. Closer to our gaze, Origo floor stands both with character and subtlety.

Studio David Pompa Origo Table Lamp

ORIGO TABLE

Volcanic rock.


A geometric interaction between volcanic rock and opal glass diffuser. Two geometrical spheres of contrasting yet complementary materials. A compact size made for an intimate moment. The smooth dimmer allows Origo table to shift from sculpture to table lamp and all emotions in between. The new composition complements both pendant and wall version, bringing its aesthetic to a more personal space.

Studio David Pompa Origo Wall Lamp

ORIGO WALL

Volcanic rock.

 
Origo wall lamp structure flips horizontally to bring its shadows and light into a new context. Paring a volcanic rock sphere together with an opal glass diffuser, the contrast and tension between the materials become evident. An interaction of two different materials, a highlight of texture and shine. The handmade recinto volcanic stone is illuminated by the opal glass, uncovering its nature and character.

Studio David Pompa Meta

META

Volcanic rock and coated aluminium pendant lamp.


A timeless pendant lamp made from volcanic rock and coated aluminium. Both materials formed into cylindrical shapes emphasise a smooth yet sharp aesthetics with a monochromatic palette of tones. A sculpture on its own and a light architecture in a cluster of many. Dark toned nuances enclose the warm light cone that strikes the surface below. An enigmatic statement brought to its minimum.

Studio David Pompa Meta Ochre

META OCHRE

Copper and red Travertino stone.


Meta Ochre brings color and contrast to the Meta collection. Quarried in Puebla, Mexico, Travertino is a natural stone with a recognisable ochre tone, containing mineral inclusions in white, light and dark gray. Extremely rich in textures, its patterns are elegant and refined. The strong visual contrast between materials creates a new composition with a Mexican flavor. An exquisite and sophisticated match adding life to neutral spaces, complementing an earth palette.

Studio David Pompa Meta White

META WHITE

Fiorito and white powder coated metal.

 
Meta White enters the collection with an exquisite new stone: fiorito, quarried in Puebla, Mexico. The fiorito light grey tone encloses small fossil remains, giving it a white tone relief. The light grey metal complements the fiorito, highlighting its soft natural stone speckles. Both cylindrical, minimal shapes adapt easily to a light background or work as a contrast in a darker atmosphere.

Studio David Pompa Ambra Pendant

AMBRA PENDANT

Cantera rosa rock and copper pendant lamp.


Ambra pendant´s timeless geometrical form speaks to us about architecture. Characterful and with strong lines, it is simply shaped and elegant. The proportions play with gravity, overlapping both materials. It becomes the centre of attention with its warm and vibrant light. Unquestionable rich aesthetic of brushed copper and stunning volcanic rock texture that becomes a sculpture of light.

Studio David Pompa Ambra Table

AMBRA TABLE

Cantera rosa rock and copper table lamp.


A striking, decorative and luminous sculpture. The result of a desire for purity and honesty in both materials and manufacturing. The unusual shape fills the environment with a vibrant light which reflects in the copper and cantera stone, as well as on its standing surface. It is not just about a new shape, but rather new light, a balance between material composition, and light function.

Studio David Pompa Ambra Wall

AMBRA WALL

Cantera rosa rock and copper wall lamp.


With an eye catching personality, Ambra is a unique wall lamp that stands out for its minimal, unusual proportions. Its volumes provide an interesting uplight to interior settings by projecting the light onto the wall. Ambra wall generates a soft indirect glow. It creates a third visual element on the wall that complements the two cylindrical volumes.

Studio David Pompa Ambra Floor

AMBRA FLOOR

Cantera rosa rock and copper floor lamp.


Is a beautiful and poetic way to combine two materials like the cantera and copper in one piece, creating different visual levels in a simple and modern object. The subtle shape of Ambra creates contrast and at the same time a perfect balance with the visual weight of the Cantera. Ambra has a timeless style which fits perfectly in any environment creating a dramatic light glow.

Studio David Pompa Amelia

AMELIA

Saman wood and brass pendant lamp.


The unostentatious and basic form accentuates and explores the elegance and balance between two handcrafted materials with their smooth finish. The tubular shape with its edged terrace combines two honest materials that give a slight flavor of the 1950´s.

Studio David Pompa Amelia Black

AMELIA BLACK

Saman wood and black powder coated metal.

 
Amelia’s classical shape is now accentuated in a new darker color range. Black powder coated metal elegantly matches Saman wood, a perfect paring of two classical tones. Handcrafted wood textures stand out through its uncovered natural elegance and its contrast to the black color. With a strong presence, Amelia Black stands for value and high aesthetics. A gentleman in its category, shinning in a recognizable elegance. A sophisticated and modern object furnishing both contemporary and classical spaces. Its larger format makes it capable of standing on its own as a statement or in a cluster of many for a more complex formation.

MINGO

Brass and handblown glass pendant lamp.


The soft and overlaying light is reflected onto the surface of the materials, subsequently diffused into every space. Mingo combines unique craft-based expertise with a modern and strikingly simple style. The handblown glass makes every single lamp unique. We use 100% recycled glass. This ensures an irregular surface with surprisingly tiny air bubbles which create a charming light effect and enhances light distribution.

OOLA

Onyx stone and steel pendant lamp.


Oola combines the simple and clean shape of metal with an incredible natural mineral named Onyx, which allows the light to pass through, creating an ambient glow. The uniqueness of the translucency of Onyx is a beautiful and poetic way to enlighten a place, it diffuses light in an ideal way for different habits of contemporary living.

CAN

Barro negro pendant lamp.


The exquisite form and smooth finish accentuates the elegance of Barro Negro. The tubular shape with its flawless edged terrace combines heritage and tradition with a modern twist. Barro negro is a special clay from Oaxaca characterised by its black color that comes from the smoke during the firing process.

CAN LARGE

Barro negro pendant lamp.


Can pendant lamp is now available in a more protagonist size, celebrating its original personality. The tubular shape maintains its flawless edged terrace and plays with a new size to create another version of the classic silhouette. Barro negro is a special clay from Oaxaca characterized by its black color that comes from the smoke during the firing process.

CALETA WALL

Handwoven PVC wall lamp.


The trendy handcraft is responsible for a game of lights and shadows reflected on the wall. Caleta wall creates an interesting light flare through the hand woven structure. The series is available in 2 colours in order to answer different settings.

CALETA MEDIUM

Handwoven PVC pendant lamp.


Caleta lighting collection creates an interesting light flare through the hand woven structure. The same characteristic shape in a bolder size. The classical form, the same game throughout its shadows, a second variation in proportions. The series is available in 2 colours in order to answer different settings. The pendant versions are perfect for use on its own or repeated in chandelier compositions.

CALETA LARGE

Handwoven PVC pendant lamp.


Caleta lighting collection creates an interesting light flare through the hand woven structure. The same characteristic shape in a bolder size. The classical form, the same game throughout its shadows, a second variation in proportions. The series is available in 2 colours in order to answer different settings. The pendant versions are perfect for use on its own or repeated in chandelier compositions.

MAYO

Saman wood pendant lamp.


The basic form and smooth finish accentuates the elegance of hand crafted wood. The tubular shape with its flawless and soft edges combine two materials that contrast between a soft and a hard material.

COMETA

Barro negro and copper pendant lamp.


Handmade Barro Negro, black pottery pendant lamp with polished copper. Perfect for all who know how to appreciate the refinement that lies in the detail. We have made it our mission, to reveal the natural beauty of Barro Negro with its unique shine, which is best displayed through the simplicity of its cylindrical shape.

VITRIF

Copper and barro negro pendant lamp.


Vitrif pendant combines Barro Negro and copper in a pure and geometrical form. The concept combines a craft and an industrial material to create a contemporary object. Vitrif has a timeless style which fits perfectly in any environment, creating a dramatic light cone.

TRUFA MINI

Handblown pendant lamp.


The combination of metal with transparent and satin glass surfaces create a contemporary and unique object. We use 100% recycled, handblown glass that causes an irregular surface with surprisingly tiny air bubbles enclosed inside the material that create a charming light effect.

TRUFA

Handblown pendant lamp.


The combination of metal, transparent and satin glass surfaces create a contemporary and unique object. We use 100% recycled, handblown glass that causes an irregular surface with surprisingly tiny air bubbles enclosed inside the material that create a charming light effect.

TRUFA TABLE

Handblown table lamp.


The combination of metal, transparent and satin glass surfaces create a contemporary and unique object. We use 100% recycled, handblown glass that causes an irregular surface with surprisingly tiny air bubbles enclosed inside the material that create a charming light effect.

TRUFA WALL

Handblown wall lamp.


The combination of metal, transparent and satin glass surfaces create a contemporary and unique object. We use 100% recycled, handblown glass that causes an irregular surface with surprisingly tiny air bubbles enclosed inside the material that create a charming light effect.

HIELO

Talavera pendant lamp.


The perfect combination of materials and state of the art LED technology make this pendant an excellent example of modernity in Mexican craftsmanship. The hand-painted Talavera pottery shade has a particularly beautiful shine when multiple lamps are hanged in a vertical arrangement to illuminate each other. The thin built-in LED panel is covered with a structured surface to generate a perfect light distribution in a soft directional beam.

NYX

Handblown glass pendant lamp.


Nyx creates a game of reflections with its irregular glass surface and the edges of the metal shade, because we use 100% recycled glass and this creates an uneven surface with surprisingly tiny air bubbles enclosed inside the material that create a charming light effect.

CUPALLO

Handblown glass pendant lamp.


The shade of this handmade pendant lamp is a game of reflections due to the diversity of materials. The bulb is covered by a handblown glass shade that enhances the light distribution. We use 100% recycled glass and because of that it has an irregular surface with surprisingly tiny air bubbles enclosed inside the material. The glass creates a charming light effect and enhances the light distribution.

BON

Handblown glass tea light votive.


A vibrant and modern coloured tea light votive that brings a sense of celebration to any table top. With a chic form and alluring reflections, Bon astonishes with a fresh new way of illumination. The timeless artisan process of handblown glass used by Mexican artisans combined with a contemporary touch creating a neoclassical Mexican object.

RAJO

Barro negro tile.


A tile collection that accentuates the beauty of Barro Negro. The raised patterns catch attention with their reflections without being intrusive. It creates a distinct, modern pattern by its texture and the natural shine of Barro Negro. The collection of tiles is a gorgeous option if you want to have textural spaces.