// arthitectural / lighting

Kenyon Yeh Design Studio
NUO pendant lamp


Kenyon Yeh travelled to Indonesia and working on his new project ‘Nuo’ rattan pendant lamp. Together with the local traditional craftsmen, he studied the process of making of the rattan woven techniques. ‘Nuo’ pendant consist of two materials, made from rattan strips base and stem of banana trees that are environmentally friendly material and can be parsed again. This […]


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Axo Light
Muse


A palette of fun, bright colours characterizes Muse, one of the most successful Axo Light collections, which now presents itself with new décors and models. The collection has now been extended with two new decorated fabrics (“Fiore” and “Sticks”, available for the round wall lights/ceiling lamps) and with different new models: two new square wall lights/ceiling […]


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Prandina
GONG S3


The diffuser of Gong is a blown glass cocoon, internally etched and painted outside on almost its entire height and is always transparent downwards. Suspended lamp for diffused lighting. Matt white painted metallic structure with central or side ceiling rose. Blown crystal glass diffuser with external engravings and painted in white-white, ivoy-ivory, ivoy-white, balck-black or black-aubergine combinations. […]


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Daniel García & María José Vargas for Woodendot
Ka Lamp Collection


Founded by designers Daniel García & Maria Jose Vargas, Spanish company Woodendot creates wooden furnishing and accessories, based on honesty and harmony between its work and the nature itself. Woodendot manufactures handmade quality products which are timeless and durable. Ka is the name of its first collection, a lamp family composed of XL, M and S, […]


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Rodrigo Vairinhos
Small light collection crystal


SMALL LIGHT COLLECTION CRYSTAL is the latest version of the original SMALL LIGHT COLLECTION designed by Rodrigo Vairinhos, a group of four geometrically refined ceramic hanging spot lamps. SMALL LIGHT COLLECTION CRYSTAL is the ecstasy for those who seek for over the top luxury. This collection of four different hanging spot lamps composed of four different […]


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Kenyon Yeh Design Studio
Swan Lamp


London-based designer Kenyon Yeh’s recently developing his project on Swan table lamp. He created contemporary Swan lamp collection, by taking the shape of old chair leg transformed to a table lamp, Swan lamp shows the warm, beautiful and itʼs yet attractive detailed line shape, combine with inner gold shades. The minimal curves and clean lines of the chair leg […]


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Brendan Ravenhill
Cord Chandelier


The Cord Chandelier is a tensegrity structure, with the steel arms in compression and the electrical wires in constant tension. The upper brass hub serves as the electrical junction box while the bottom hexagon brass hub accepts the radiating arms like an old tinker toy. Everything is kept in place by the compression weight of […]


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Rodrigo Vairinhos
STAR 450 table lamp


Apparently considered to be a futuristic design, STAR is an exciting diamond shaped table lamp that took inspiration on the sharpen edged Origami constructions. STAR clearly features a dramatic composition of folded surfaces that truly reminds the flexibility and lightness of paper. Lightness and flexibility also played an important role when came to the material selection. 2mm […]


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Karim Rashid for Axo Light
Nafir


Acquired singly or in groups of three, Nafir presents the opportunity to create and customise an infinite number of compositions, suitable for residential or contract use. Three colour choices: chrome exterior/white interior, white exterior/gold interior and white exterior/white interior. The canopies are in the same material as the lamp, with identical colour and finish. Dimensions: […]


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Gauthier Poulain
Wings


Highbay, direct and indirect light. WINGS lamp was designed to express the lightness and purity. The illumination given by a panel led emerges so subtle a game curved shapes, creating openings that let light sensitive. This structure is composed of three metal elements attached to each other a magnet for easy assembly and giving free rein to your desire by […]


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Gauthier Poulain
The pictolight


This lamp results from our common memory, of unconscious universal, it is the contemporary and childish symbol of the light. It splits the space of only one feature and informs us on his function. Only one materials was employed, a curved coloured plexiglass sheet, in order not to scramble the speed reading of the symbol […]


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INPUT for DIFFA DBD 2012
Table


Designed for DIFFA DBD 2012, our table is a tribute to today’s digital society where everyone is always on the move with a wealth of information at their fingertips. We wanted to play on the idea of a QR code-abbreviated from Quick Response-it is one of the most popular types of two-dimensional barcodes and was designed […]


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Gauthier Poulain
Pastille


“Pastille” is a suspension composed of two black slices of wood imprisoning a serie of little plexiglass pieces. It provides an amazing game of light, a graphic luminous line from the slice and a diffuse light from below that you can dim according to your mood. Designer: Gauthier Poulain Photos: Stéphane-Migeotte


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Maarten De Ceulaer
Nomad Light Fire


Take off some pieces of light from the Nomad Light Fire, and take them with you, where ever you want. This lighting object is inspired by the oldest form of light mankind was ever able to use and manipulate, the fire. Just like the cavemen discovered that, when a tree was hit by lightning, they […]


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Spell
Titan


Being the lord of all micro switches, Titan’s modern, colourful and majestic presence is a real highlight in any interior. Designer: Spell


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Maarten De Ceulaer
Nomad Light Totem


The Nomad Lights Totem concept is based on the idea of having a Totem or “meeting point” of light cubes in your living room. You are able to take these elements of light where ever you want for approximately 4 hours. When they start to faint, it’s time to plug them back in the Totem, […]


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Studio Marco Piva
Tattoo


The Tattoo hanging lamp draws on the tradition of murrhine glass. The secret behind the production of this type of glass has been preserved and handed down over the years by the master glass-makers of Murano. Based on the old technique, the glass is produced in thin rods from which elements in various forms are […]


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Olafur Eliasson
Little Sun at Tate Modern


As part of Olafur Eliasson: Little Sun at Tate Modern, to be launched on 28 July 2012, visitors will be invited to look at works of art in the dark using only the light of Eliasson’s Little Sun solar-powered lamps. The presentation at Tate Modern has been developed for the London 2012 Festival that runs across the UK […]


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Thomas Schielke
Urban branding: Media facades and their luminous tweets


Brands strive worldwide for distinctive visual identities in the urban landscape. At night they rely on luminous messages ranging from conventionally illuminated signs and billboards up to dynamic luminous architecture for story telling. Therefore, media facades have turned into a fascinating medium to create an architectural image in the nocturnal city. Some brands use guerrilla […]


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Sergio Mannino Studio
The Unkown


A wall mounted curial cabinet. It is the first of 5 objects inspired by a series of photographs by Santi Caleca in the Hannover red light district. The Unkown When I was twelve, one summer night, I listened to a scientific program on the radio while I was looking at the sky with my brand […]


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