Posts Tagged ‘lighting’

Iluminata Yogurt Bottles Lamp

May 31st, 2011

Iluminata is a modern lamp made with yogurt bottles from a school dining hall. Designed by Basurata Chan, it’s made with simple tools: a stapler and a cutter. The resulting light fixture is so refined that it’s hard to believe it’s made from garbage!

Clamp Lamp by DZstudio

May 30th, 2011

Clamp, the work of italian designers Enrico Zanolla and Andrea Di Filippo, is now on the market. The first concept was presented during the summer and the prototyping took two months to reach the final product. The inspiration comes from the pattern of Chesterfield sofas (Capitonné) applied to the exterior surface of the lamp. It was hard to define the right size of every rhomb and find the quality of leather that could fit the radius of the emispheric surface.

POP Pendant Light by Mauricio Affonso

May 27th, 2011

Intricate sphere made from hundreds of discarded aluminum pull-tabs. POP creates a stunning visual effect and is constructed with exceptional craftsmanship. POP Pendant Light is inspired by the idea of turning a disposable material with short lifespan into a precious and delicate object. Designer: Mauricio Affonso

Lotus recycled plastic lamps by Bao Khang Luu

May 26th, 2011

Bao Khang Luu’s ethereal pendant lamps are both inspired by plants and made of six-pack rings hung from plastic take-out lid frames. The lamps are lit with LEDs, so they emit nearly zero heat and last a long time! The Lotus lamp is made of 40 folded six pack rings secured with crimps made from 1 soda can.

Aplomb lamp by Foscarini

May 25th, 2011

Visible concrete is part of the expressive language of modern architecture and, with Aplomb, Foscarini introduces a model that uses this material with a spirit and technology that is entirely original. The challenge was to create an incredible leap of scale: from large architectural constructions to a little suspension lamp with a thickness of just a few millimetres at its finest point, using a material that is so inflexible.

Light Reading Chandelier by Lula Dot

May 24th, 2011

More books are printed every year, read and discarded. Even though many are taken to charity shops, they mostly go unsold and the charities have to pay for the books to be sent to landfill. For example 10,000 books a week from one charity will go to waste. There is currently no infrastructure set up to recycle the paper from books because the paper is low grade and the glue on the spine must be removed.

Andromeda Lamp by Ross Lovegrove

May 23rd, 2011

Andromeda is an artificial structure for capturing artificial light. It floats in a state of apparent anti gravity, capturing its light within to graphically delineate a structural net as a soft external shadow of itself.

Float pendant light form cork

May 20th, 2011

The Float pendant light, a hand-turned design crafted from a large block of recycled agglomerate cork, is a collaboration between Benjamin Hubert and Scandinavian lighting manufacturer & Tradition.
Made using traditional woodworking techniques, the light is a striking design that is produced with minimal impact on the environment. The simplicity of the object’s form draws the focus to the materiality of the cork. When lit, the light reflected within the shade produces a warm glow emphasised by the cork.

Miss Maple Pendant Lamp

May 20th, 2011

Traditionally speaking, wood as a material for a light fixture, is an unconventional choice but anything is possible in the wonderful world of A&D. The brilliant (non pun intended) Miss Maple Pendant Lamp is a captivating juxtaposition of simplicity and complexity. A brainchild of German designer Elisa Strozyk, the lamp is made up of small wooden triangles that not only looks stunning but gives the consumer versatility since the shape is flexible.

Table lamp by 7Gods

May 19th, 2011

7Gods is a London based Interior Architectural company that have been creating innovative work for clients large and small in Commercial Office design, Retail design, Residential Interior and Branding design.
Over the years 7Gods have created lighting solution on most projects they have worked on which have now become a small collection.

Fly-Fly by Ludovica and Roberto Palomba

May 18th, 2011

Ludovica and Roberto Palomba’s latest project for Foscarini is the result of a long research process that has led to the creation of Fly-Fly; a hanging lamp created with a polycarbonate injection moulding technique that guarantees 360° lighting.

Rhizome by Matali Crasset for Arturo Alvarez

May 17th, 2011

‘Rhizome’ is a pendant lamp designed by paris-based matali crasset for spanish brand Arturo Alvarez. Made from a single sheet of metal, the lamp’s form draws on that of a rhizomatic composition. Following the outline of mobile systems, both the structure and all of its suspended elements are complementary shapes.

Espresso lamp by Piers Mansfield-Scaddan

May 16th, 2011

There are espresso addicts all over the world just like there are design lovers. After all, espresso coffee can wake up your senses and make up your day just like good design. That’s what Piers Mansfield-Scaddan thought and tried to transform all what we love about espresso coffee and the characteristic Italian espresso pot, with its curves and metallic brightness, to the perfect lamp. And although Piers Mansfield-Scaddan doesn’t come from Italy but from South Africa, he really made it!

Saq & Zirkumflex: Botoxcloud

May 16th, 2011

Created by brussels and berlin-based design agency saq, the two-part ‘botoxcloud’ project consists of an interactive installation, in addition to the release with berlin design studio zirkumflex of a paper model edition of the sculptural work.

Aqua Creations Lighting Design

May 13th, 2011

Aqua Creations is a design studio that creates various artistic design of lighting and furniture design. Their designs are perfect for cultural theme places like studios and theaters. They have a very sophisticated designs that will surely delight every eyes can see.

Eco-Friendly Lamp by Knoend

May 12th, 2011

Studio Knoend has designed the unique lamp with eco-friendly fixture. When assembled, the lamp has the shade for the light bulb which is the packaging itself. In this package, including the fixture is a one-step, ready-to-use solution, which includes a standard electric cord; a 7w energy efficient CFL bulb and hemp twine for assembly. The lamp has 10? x 11? x 10? measurement which can be put as a pendant or table lamp.

Starrynight LED solar powered light

May 11th, 2011

Starrynight is a combined light and nightlight that recreates the starry night sky while using energy efficiently. For thousands of years, people have been fascinated by the stars in the sky. Twinkling lights and the changeable appearance of stars attracts us. Similarly, people enjoy looking at satellite photographs of cities at night. The main purpose of the Starrynight light is to recreate the fascinating starry night sky and to use energy efficiently.

Hoop Pool & Loop LED Lamp

May 4th, 2011

These are handcrafted LED lamps and come in three models. Designers of this lamp are the Hoop Pool & Loop. The materials used are polyester resin, urethane coating along with the LED.

Meystyle’s Wallpapers Glow With Embedded LEDs And Crystals

May 2nd, 2011

Can’t stand a blank wall with no personality whatsoever? Liven it up with Meystyle’s Glowing Wallpapers, which comes with embedded LEDs that allow it to light up even the gloomiest space.
Devised by sisters Maria and Ekaterina Yaschuk, the novel home installation intentionally pairs bold patterns with lighting functionality, resulting in wallpapers that make a strong play for attention

Digital Wallpaper

May 2nd, 2011

To decorate the office space of Büro Hirzberger in Vienna Strukt realised a digital wallpaper that illuminates the walls. In this self-initated project Strukt was given complete creative freedom by the client, and developed a system to project video and realtime content undistorted onto any surface.