Archive for the ‘lighting’ category

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.

Joseph pendant lamp by Ludovic Roth

April 18th, 2012

Joseph pendant lamp by Ludovic Roth

Abyss table lamp by Osko+Deichmann

April 15th, 2012

Abyss is a table lamp composed by a modular structure of injection moulded opal polycarbonate illuminated by a high voltage LED strip. This vertebrate structure allows infinite combinations of self-­standing articulated forms that seem to freely float in space. The subliminal perception of this light body evokes atmospheres of deep ocean ambience in which luminous organisms sinuously and beamingly float into the darkness.

Kronleuchter chandelier by Denise Hachinger

April 10th, 2012

Kronleuchter chandelier by Denise Hachinger

Jamaica suspension lamp by Marc Sadler for Foscarini

April 8th, 2012

The suspension lamp Jamaica infuses a feeling of lightness with its soft suspended volume obtained by a sheet of paper covered by a thin layer of polymer, without enveloping it completely but instead attached at the bottom to the housing of the light source, free to illuminate the underlying surface directly.

Hangover_no.1 pendant light by stockwerk3

April 3rd, 2012

Swiss design studio stockwerk3 have created this customisable aluminium pendant light whose form can be easily modified by repositioning of its elements. In total, five various configurations can be achieved and the minimalist ‘Hangover_no.1′ is produced in Switzerland.

Roll Lamp by Sébastien Cordoleani

March 31st, 2012

Spain-based french designer Sébastien Cordoleani has developed ‘Roll Lamp’, a collection of pendant lights made from a single strand of cork. To create the lamps, a thin and long pre-glued section of cork is rolled into different forms around the base of the light – a process which has no material wasted during production since no mould is needed.

Ariel light by Lolli & Memmoli

March 28th, 2012

An invisible metal skeleton traces the line of a primordial geometric frame in space. From there, chains of crystals hang down delicately, reaching different heights – a feathery profi le much different from the horizontal precision with which they begin their descent.

Bulb & Mega Bulb by Sofie Refer

March 26th, 2012

The lampshade, the bulb and even the wire is transparent, but the form of Bulb is classic.The reflection and the thickness of the mouth blown glass gives it a rich and vibrant life. Here we see the real strength of good glass art.

Lamp No.2 by Andrew Mitchell

March 23rd, 2012

Lamp No.2 is a simple blown glass lamp. It deliberately puts the bulb centre stage, celebrating either new energy saving technology or the iconic form or the original bulb whichever you choose to use.

Fin light by Tom Dixon

March 18th, 2012

British designer Tom Dixon has developed a new lighting collection which is to be featured at his ‘luminosity’ showcase at the MOST design festival during Milan Ddesign Week 2012.

Birch Bark Lamps

March 16th, 2012

One of my brother’s neighbors peeled the birch bark off of a dead birch tree he had seen. Jared cut them to the right size we wanted, and using a leather punch he cut holes on each end of the “lampshade”.

Mass Light by Norm Architects

March 14th, 2012

The pendant is made of brown marble and glass, as the two architects were keen on creating a lamp made from natural stone with its warm sensual hues. The unusual use of such a massive piece of marble for a lamp gives an exceptional sense of quality and durability.

TUTU lamp by Iskos-Berlin Design for Zero

March 12th, 2012

TUTU is the name for a dancing skirt composed of several layers of fabric. There is a clear image from childhood fixed in my memory – my mother putting me to bed and covering the lamp with a piece of clothing to dim the lights.

LC shutters pendant light by Louise Campbell for Louis Poulsen

March 11th, 2012

Danish/english designer Louise Campbell has developed ‘LC shutters’ for UK-based lighting company Louis Poulsen. The pendant is meant to be simple and modern not only in its aesthetic but also in the manufacturing process.