Archive for the ‘lighting’ category

Japanese design art by Zapalgo

June 24th, 2018

Firstly, the figure was placed thrice each time rotated by 120 degrees. Secondly, this rotation was brought to life by rearranging it in height and by expressing it in natural materials: pure metals and natural wood. Such construction is extraordinary because it enabled Zapalgo to create a lamp without using any screws, welds or glue.

Wake Up Call table lamps by Richard Yasmine

May 10th, 2018

Each bulb was handblown and sandblasted to form an organic shape, while the stands were given minimalist forms with varying heights. Semi-precious stones were chosen for their resemblance to natural landscapes, and included black tourmaline, emerald beryl and crystal quartz.

Arrangements lighting installation by Michael Anastassiades for Flos, Milan – Italy

May 8th, 2018

Midway between a light sculpture and an industrial design object, Arrangements is a modular system of geometric led elements that can be combined in multiple compositions as single or even connected chandeliers.

Eclipse, Orion, Aurora and Tidal lighting by Lee Broom

April 5th, 2018

Each of the four designs – named Eclipse, Orion, Aurora and Tidal – utilise LED technology. Eclipse is available as a chandelier, table and wall lamp. All feature polished stainless-steel and acrylic discs, which create a soft diffused light.

Speers wall and floor lamps by David Abad for B.lux

February 22nd, 2018

The great commercial success of the Speers suspension lamps has led the manufacturer, B.lux, to expand its collection to include wall and floor versions. They all share the same 11-centimetre diameter mini-shade and LED technology, since they feature a high output LED that includes a glass lens to focus the light and magnify the light output.

“Flik flak” lamp collection by Snøhetta and Ateljé Lyktan

February 11th, 2018

Designed by Snøhetta, this playful character reflects the old-school lamps of a childhood desk or the breakneck stunts of a trapeze acrobat. The collection further details on distinctive contrasts between light and dark, inside and outside.

Lighting Design for Riva Caccia Residence by Stefano Dall’Osso, Lugano – Switzerland

January 23rd, 2018

The main aim of the lighting intervention, besides guaranteeing the functionality of the building, composed of eighteen housing units and developed in seven floors, was preserving the dynamic and modern character of the structure, even after the sunset​, in absence of natural light.

C_Ball lamp by Stone Designs for B.Lux

January 17th, 2018

The C_Ball consists of a sphere of opal glass measuring 15 cm across, with metal parts in matte brass or black varnish. This is a family of lamps halfway between classic and contemporary, that are timeless, functional and elegant.

Wink lamp by Masquespacio for Houtique

December 25th, 2017

“Wink” hereby is composed of different elements that remind us to the past and the future winking to the use of bangs, gold and the observation.

Light installation for the Intesa Sanpaolo skyscraper by Migliore + Servetto Architects, Torino – Italy

December 13th, 2017

Advanced silk-screen printing technology that uses an algorithm was applied to suspended methacrylate sheets to optimise the diffusion of the light, transforming transparent sheets into dynamic planes of light.

Eclectic weaving light installation by Nao Tamura, Tokyo – Japan

December 5th, 2017

In her latest Light installation, Tamura teams up with tech giant panasonic to introduce their ‘weaving the light’ collaboration at the Tokyo midtown courtyard. In her own words, the installation is ‘light and space brought to life by future life sources.’

Pluglight by Atelier ARI

December 4th, 2017

Dutch studio Atelier ARI’s Pluglight device is a multifunctional design lamp that combines light with electricity supply. Pluglight is made of a sparkling clear acrylic block and a diffuse tube of light that incorporates all technical components.

Custom Chandelier for AT&T’s West Coast Flagship by LightArt

December 1st, 2017

CallisonRTKL specified five Connected Rings in three different sizes to create a custom interlocking chandelier that resembles AT&T’s iconic logo. While Connected Rings come in three standard sizes, the Rings had to be customized to fit the existing ceiling conditions to avoid damaging any of the original ornate work seen in the space.

Lighting design for Richmond Buildings by HL Studio, Soho / London – UK

November 24th, 2017

The lighting scheme features a family of light sources, including pendants, wall lights and low-level lighting – this allows different moods to be created, while maintaining continuity. The luminaires highlight the materials, textures and architectural elements creating focal points, for example, feature pendants above the stairs, kitchen islands and dining areas, and five-amp circuits throughout, give residents the freedom to create their own ambience.

Blom & Blom Editions

November 22nd, 2017

Blom & Blom Editions

Sculptural lighting pendants by Bomma

November 16th, 2017

These lights, launched in 2016, are based on simple geometric shapes, including a circle, a triangle, a rectangle and an oval. The film shows these being produced through the use of wooden moulds. “Phenomena are what you see at first sight, simply transient likenesses of the eternal and thus not truly real,” said Bomma.

Basic TWELVE Lighting system by Plato Design

November 13th, 2017

The name Basic TWELVE refers to its dodecahedron shape. The choice of a dodecahedron is due to the fact that these solids can be combined in several ways, creating organic and unexpected shapes.

KUP lamp by Tim Brauns for B lux

November 2nd, 2017

Each lamp consists of five adjustable LED light bodies offering direct light. The structure of the KUP lamp has a black finish that gives it a restrained, industrial look. The LED light bodies are available in different finishes: black, and luxurious gold and copper finishes.

Light of Hope lamp and packaging by Mitja Schneehage & Michael Wilde

October 7th, 2017

The designers Mitja Schneehage and Michael Wilde have developed a unique lamp with parts made of burnt forest wood: the design concept »LIGHT OF HOPE«. For this purpose, the concept is to manufacter the carbon filament from charcoal taken from burned rainforest.

R2 lamp by David Abad – B.lux

October 3rd, 2017

Apt for home and contract use, also noteworthy is this lamp’s easy installation, thanks to a central suspension wire. The R2 belongs to the decorative lighting catalogue of B.lux, a manufacturer of designer contemporary lighting since 1980.