Posts tagged as 'lighting'
The ‘Wrong for HAY’ collaboration debuts at the 2013 London Design Festival with its inaugural collection
This year’s London Design Festival in September will see the debut of a new creative collaboration between London-based designer Sebastian Wrong and Danish design manufacturer HAY.
Called ‘Wrong for HAY’, the collection comprises lighting, furniture, ceramics, glassware and textiles, and, under the creative direction of Wrong (former design director at British design brand Established & Sons) it “draws upon [London's] creative energy, eclecticism and talent to explore new working relationships, new products and new markets”.
‘OverNight’ lighting by Odd Matter for Vessel Gallery
Using traditional copper plating techniques studio Odd Matter have created a series of lamps with stained glass panels held in place by copper strips which, because they are immersed over night in an electro-plating bath, grow unique and captivating crystalline edges.
Posted by Walter Phillips on 06.06.2013 - Tagged as: Juhana Myllykoski, lighting
‘Kursk’ light by Juhana Myllykoski
‘Kursk’, a ceiling light by Juhana Myllykoski, is modeled on an old fashioned theatre spotlight with an iconic yoke holding the lamp housing – in this instance made of colourful blown glass.
Posted by Walter Phillips on 21.03.2013 - Tagged as: Aqua Creations, lighting
‘Rose Li’ collection by Albi for Aqua Creations
Copper in its natural polished colour is used as a contemporary interpretation for candles in Albi’s ‘Rose Li’ collection of rechargeable LED lamps for Aqua Creations.
Posted by Walter Phillips on 21.03.2013 - Tagged as: LED, lighting
Pioneers in LED lighting design, the Munich-based studio Ingo Maurer, headed up by the eponymous product designer, is constantly seeking new technological possibilities and formal typologies. Here, Axel Schmid’s ‘Jetzt’ lamp
Many hands make light work, goes the old saying. Many new LED producers also make the creative possibilities of working with such a fast-changing technology exciting, thanks to the proliferation of products they bring to the market. But, for lighting design manufacturers, an expansion of supplier choice brings with it a number of challenges. Architonic’s Simon Keane-Cowell sheds some light.
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‘Poetry of Light’ chocolate lamp by Alexander Lervik
Unlike most lamps, Alexander Lervik’s Poetry of Light lamp is completely dark when first turned on. Until it melts, and the light that emerges mimics the light spreading along the horizon at sunrise.
‘Orbs’ light fixtures by David Regestam, Wingårdh Arkitektkontor for Blond Belysning
An orb is an unexpected, typically circular artifact that occurs in flash photography, it’s also the name and the inspiration for Orbs, a series of light fixtures to be presented by Blond Belysning at the 2013 Stockholm Furniture Fair.
‘VLAMP large’ by Jacob de Baan
The warm red flickering light of a flame is concentrated and amplified in Jacob de Baan’s VLAMP large.