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SCIN
Cut Out The Light


There is only one useful thing that winter brings to the design world and that is the opportunity to explore the dark.Darkness allows us to look at the possibilities within the world of artificial light. Light is the cover we add to space but what about the power of containing light. What happens when we […]


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ateljé Lyktan
Plug Lamp


In today’s society, it seems like we’re always in need of a plug socket to charge our computer, tablet or smartphone. ateljé Lyktan presents a solution to this everyday problem – a lamp with a bonus of an electrical socket.The design studio Form Us With Love came up with a simple idea based on the […]


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Neo design studios
Cage


CAGE is an outstanding multifunctional fixture developed to stimulate the contemporary and creative use of light. The hidden symbolism of CAGE, being designed in a sort of a birdcage, is philosophic and curious at the same time, meaning exactly the opposite of it’s name, it means “freedom to use light however you want”. CAGE also […]


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Nathalie Dewez
‘Mobile lamp’


Nathalie Dewez has just completed the installation of a monumental chandelier for the Great Hall of the Mudam in Luxembourg. Made-to-measure chandelier for the MUDAM – Contemporary Art Museum: This lamp is an order from the Mudam Museum for the Fifth Anniversary of the Museum in July 2011. It has been realised with the french […]


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Thomas Schielke
Luminous walls


Luminous walls belong to the essential repertoire of qualitative lighting design. With light, spaces can be defined and reinterpreted, explained Thomas Schielke at the Professional Lighting Design Conference 2011 in Madrid. Illuminated walls allow us to provide orientation and to perceive the form and dimension of space. Further, their glow and play of brilliants could […]


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in square lab
Test Tube Chandelier


Inspired by the experimental nature of Harvey Nichols latest pop up space ‘Taste Lab’, multidisciplinary London design practice in square lab intricately crafted a fluid wavelike chandelier using more than 540 chemistry laboratory test tubes. ‘Taste Lab’ is an initiative of Global Food Consulting to introduce the latest food news and trends from around the […]


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Lightemotion
The National Automobile Museum of Torino


The Museo Nazionale dell’Automobile di Torino re-opens after a four-year restoration and extension, featuring a new name. The overall investment amounts to 33 million Euros, of which 22 million has been allocated to the building’s restoration and the remaining 11 million to the internal exhibition design. The Museum has got a face-lift, and above all […]


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Speirs + Major
Sands Bethworks Retained Edifices


Speirs + Major has won a Scottish Design Award for its lighting of the historical furnaces of Sands Bethworks in Pennsylvania, USA. The awards event, held in Glasgow on the 19th of May, celebrates the best achievements in Scottish architecture and graphic design. Speirs + Major’s winning design was for the disused steelworks of the […]


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AquiliAlberg
Evita


As in a sartorial artwork, the metal is wrapped around the luminous body of Evita in a garment stitched together by a single continuous gesture, forming a spiral rotation of 90 degrees. It is characterized by a strong graphic style and a clean and refined image that easily becomes imprinted in one’s memory, as it […]


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Alvaro Uribe
Celebration Lamp


Celebration Lamp is a project aimed to transmit to the world the most profound spirit of Latin American culture; the celebration of life through dancing. Dance, is the one human activity where conjunctively we get together to rejoice about our existence. Through dance, our senses are activated, our bodies stretch, our eyes and ears are […]


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liki liki design
biscot


Is a flexible high-powered LED wall applique. Ideal for bedside lighting or for accent lighting to emphasize artwork or a small sculpture as it is a piece of extreme discretion. It is compact, linear and can also be used in a series, for instance in passageways whether public or private. It is equipped with an […]


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VONDOM
The Second Light


VONDOM enters the lighting sector with the launch of ‘The Second Light’, an avant-garde two piece lighting set designed for both indoor and outdoor use. The lamps are made from polyethylene resin and the bases from stainless steel grade A-316, a creative and original concept in the world of lighting. Under even the most extreme conditions […]


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Aurum
Matteo Thun & Antonio Rodriguez


Via Montenapoleone, one of the most traditional shopping streets in the centre of Milan, experiences a magical mood. As part of the “Led Light Exhibition Design Festival Iinternationale Della Luce di Milano II Edizione 2010 happening from December 4th 2010 to January 10th 2011, Matteo Thun and Antonio Rodriguez lend the famous street a ‘golden […]


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Sander Mulder
Katana


Katana combines old qualities with new technologies. Katana is a nomadic lighting fixture containing the newest high intensity led’s. Its intuitive user interface, allows instant use for anybody. There are no button’s to press; simply holding the device activates the light immediately. Holding one hand on the top of the fixture and one on the […]


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