Posts tagged as 'lighting'

Wed 16.10.

‘Ursule’ light by Elise Gabriel (FR)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 16.10.2013 - Tagged as: ,

'Ursule' light by Elise Gabriel, photo: Victor Andre

‘Ursule’ light by Elise Gabriel, photo: Victor Andre

French designer Elise Gabriel is showing her ‘Ursule’ light, a pendant with a series of ladle shaped elements suspended from two or more rings, at PAD London 2013.

 

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Mon 7.10.

Soft Lights by Rainer Mutsch for Molto Luce (IT)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 07.10.2013 - Tagged as: , ,

Soft Lights by Rainer Mutsch for Molto Luce

Soft Pendant Lights by Rainer Mutsch for Molto Luce

Austrian designer Rainer Mutsch has created a series of lights that appear soft and pliable, but that are made of fiber cement, for Italian lighting brand Molto Luce.

 

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Wed 11.9.

‘The New Old Light’ by KIMU Design (TW)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 11.09.2013 - Tagged as: ,

The New Old Light by KIMU Design

The New Old Light by KIMU Design

The idea for ‘The New Old Light’ by KIMU Design originated at the intersection of the eastern and western world, geographically and culturally, “which is just like Taiwan” say the designers.

 

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The 'Wrong for HAY' collaboration debuts at the 2013 London Design Festival with its inaugural collection

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”.

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'OverNight' lighting by Odd Matter for Vessel Gallery

‘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.

 

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Thu 6.6.

‘Kursk’ light by Juhana Myllykoski (FI)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 06.06.2013 - Tagged as: ,

'Kursk' light by Juhana Myllykoski

‘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.

 

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Thu 21.3.

‘Rose Li’ lamp collection by Albi for Aqua Creations (IL)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 21.03.2013 - Tagged as: ,

'Rose Li' collection by Albi for Aqua Creations

‘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.

 

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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

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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