Archive for the ‘lighting’ category

Light + Building 2012 Frankfurt – FlapFlap°10 lamp by Constantin Wortmann for Next

June 5th, 2012

FlapFlap°l0 playfully defies the laws of gravity. The luminaire appears to hover freely in the air. As it lifted by phantom hands the invisible reinforced cable rises up from the ground to support the lamp-shade.

Light + Building 2012 Frankfurt – Elemental lamp collection by Ango

May 30th, 2012

Light + Building 2012 Frankfurt – Elemental lamp collection by Ango

Bud Lampshade by Etienne Esmenjaud for Desinature

May 29th, 2012

Bud is an elegant panelled lighting system formed of six identical elements. It comes flat-packed and is easily assembled in minutes.

Matera Rossa lamp by Davide Giulio Aquini for Ilide

May 27th, 2012

Matera is a set of lamps mixed together with a unique technique, a Made in Italy exclusive, that allows to blend and harmonize different kinds of earth without compromising object resistance and solidity during the firing phase.

Light + Building 2012 Frankfurt – Squeeze suspended lamp by Karim Rashid for Nimbus

May 23rd, 2012

Squeeze, a sculpture-like suspended luminaire with an unusual form by the internationally renowned designer Karim Rashid for Nimbus.

Light + Building 2012 Frankfurt – Blade by J.P. Meulendijks for Next

May 22nd, 2012

This Lamp will move you. Blade offers almost infinite possibilities to illuminate a room. One lamp – fourteen possible variations. Give one room fourteen different looks. It takes just a few moves to rearrange the three bowl-shaped shades into a new position.

Light + Building 2012 Frankfurt – Maxi lamp collection by Bover

May 21st, 2012

Light + Building 2012 Frankfurt – Maxi lamp collection by Bover

Light + Building 2012 Frankfurt – Luce Volante light by Ingo Maurer

May 18th, 2012

Light + Building 2012 Frankfurt – Luce Volante light by Ingo Maurer

Light + Building 2012 Frankfurt – Aura by Tina Leung for Neweba

May 16th, 2012

Aura is a series of LED powered, steel cluster-able lamps that are suitable both for domestic and project use. The design is characterized by its seemingly invisible connection and light source, giving it a clean and elegant, yet slightly mysterious quality.

Light + Building 2012 Frankfurt – Gong suspended lamp by Prandina

May 15th, 2012

The diffuser of Gong is a blown glass cocoon, internally etched and painted outside on almost its entire height and is always transparent downwards.

Light + Building 2012 Frankfurt – Buckle lamp by Tina Leung for Innermost

May 14th, 2012

Buckle is as an ambient lighting sculpture – it illuminates by bouncing light off its own internal surfaces and provides background light, it is neither a classic up or downlighter but produces a unqiue effect all of its own.

Ruskii suspension lamps by Enrico Zanolla

May 13th, 2012

‘Ruskii’ and ‘Ruskii Twist’ are two suspension lamps designed by italy-based designer Enrico Zanolla for toronto based company Viso Inc, presented during the light+building 2012 in frankfurt. The lamps are produced entirely in ceramic, both available in white or black glazing, silver or gold metallic.

Melt down lamps by Johan Lindstén Form

May 8th, 2012

The concept and the products are based on an amazing inspirational trip to Japan that unfortunately was delayed for six months after the tragic accident in Fukushima. Would an actual meltdown occur and what would the impact be? The disaster is reflected in the lamps where the process already begun and the bulb are about to melt through the last defence of the glass.

Woven Collection by Timothy John

May 4th, 2012

The collection is comprised of five limited edition works: the Traditionalist vase, the Optimist and Pessimist pendant lights, the Exhibitionist table and the Deviant clock. Each piece pays tribute to a traditional form with focus on scale and material weaving technique.

Light + Building 2012 Frankfurt – LIQUID_LIGHT by Hopf & Wortmann for Next

May 2nd, 2012

The different shapes of LIQUID_LIGHT offer a warm and diffuse light for any space. Illuminated drops float weightlessly in the air, run down a wall, build a soft rain of light or melt out of the ceiling like a viscid fluid.

Ori Light fixture by Lukas Dahlén

April 30th, 2012

Sheet metal have the same characteristics as paper when it comes to folding. After a lot of experimenting with paper and watching many origami instruction films I managed to understand the technique and construct a pattern of my own. A lampshade that reflects the light downwards with a light coloured by the golden brass.

Shadows by Lucie Koldova and Dan Yeffet for Brokis

April 29th, 2012

“black on black” edition Shadow collection is our new interpretation for our appreciated and timeless ‘atelier’ light shades. New material and new color combination with small twist.

Artic pendant light by Cattelan Italia

April 25th, 2012

Artic pendant light by Giorgio Cattelan for Cattelan Italia.

Light + Building 2012 Frankfurt – Cosmo lighting by Constantin Wortmann for Next

April 20th, 2012

Are you more a Cloud Number Nine or rather a Deep Space Nine? Whichever part of space you prefer, Cosmo is open to your favourites ideas. This is because Cosmo ’s appearance changes with every new perspective.

Light + Building 2012 Frankfurt – Stendimi lighting by Knikerboker

April 19th, 2012

Sinuous shadows alter the shapes… moved like clothes hanging in the wind, soft as wings, free in the light.