Crash & Bell

 

Overview

Diesel's rock soul has taken shape thanks to a collaboration with Italian lighting specialists, Foscarini. The team created two pendant lamps which are as striking independently as they are complementary when displayed as a group. Inspired by percussion instruments, Crash & Bell have everything in 

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Patch of Sky

 

Overview

Italian communication research centre Fabrica has created a set of three innovative lamps, known collectively as ‘Patch of Sky'. What is novel about these lamps is that they are connected to the internet, allowing the user to share in real-time the weather they are currently experiencing with loved 

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ELECTRICITY

 

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Buster + Punch are about to change the story of the light switch forever with their ELECTRICITY range, to be launched officially at London Design Festival in September. The very first light switch was invented in 1884 by John Henry Holmes, a small plastic white switch designed to be hidden from the eye 

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Sputnik

 

Overview

Julie Lansom makes lamps with her hands. Long-time photographer and handcrafted decoration designer since 2013, Julie is a versatile artist, who swings between her camera and her design studio. Based in Paris, Julie keeps an immoderate love for nature, which can be found in her aesthetics. The importance 

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VESSEL

 

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For their second collaboration, 3M Architectural Markets and designer Todd Bracher have paired their respective engineering smarts and design sensibility for VESSEL by 3MTM + Todd Bracher. Initially available as a pendant or sconce, this crystal clear cylindrical light is made of durable quartz crystal. 

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Less CPP N2: Porcelain vs Lava Lights

 

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Porcelain vs Lava is a series of wall lights and chandeliers with LED lighting, controlled by stroking the lava in their centres. The lava acts like a dimmer switch, altering an electrostatic field created by a sensor that prompts a microcontroller to turn the light on and off. The designers, great 

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I-O-N Pendant Lights

 

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Gregory Bonasera and Anthony Raymond, otherwise known as Porcelain Bear, use their combined talents to produce porcelain products with a distinct style and design. Bonasera spent 25 years creating bespoke objects and furniture pieces for designers and architects with his company Gregory Bonasera Ceramics, 

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Sky Bang

 

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In collaboration with RUX, Stickbulb have released their most dynamic incarnation of Stickbulb yet: Sky Bang. It's a design which permits the minimal wooden bulb to take centre stage while the central knuckle component provides the opportunity for plenty of variation within the collection, thus 

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Aballs

 

Overview

The brief Jaime Hayon was requested to follow for the design of Aballs was to create a straightforward lamp which imbued the spirit of the client, Parachilna: rich materials, traditional skills blended with artisanal craftsmanship and impeccable finishes.  In terms of the visuals of the design, Hayon 

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Metafisica

 

Overview

Metafisica, the new table lamp forged by the Diesel-Foscarini partnership, softly diffuses light through blown glass, a form which is seemingly suspended from the delicate metal cage.  The design team's intention was to create a mysterious and charismatic form, which would assume body and life even 

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BIDA Lamp

 

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Graduating from the HDK Wood Design School in Gothenburg, Sweden in June 2014, Love Hultén combines a small-scale-local-culture love with beautiful craftsmanship of the highest standard. As an innovator, Hultén fuses advanced technology with traditional artisan knowledge, creating a unique 

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Fin Cloud

 

Overview

Fin Cloud light series is a sculptural interpretation of biomorphism; a 20th century art movement which draws upon naturally occurring patterns in nature for artistic design inspiration. The concept is furthered through this design by the replication of Fin modules around the central spine of the 

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Basket Lamp

 

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Designed and produced in collaboration with Kanaami-Tsuji, the Kyoto-based wire netting craftsmen, the Basket Lamp has been crafted using wire netting originally intended for cooking utensils. The same artisan-crafted wire, usually formed into implements for lifting blocks of tofu from boiling water for 

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Tuareg

 

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Tuareg boasts a decidedly sculptural presence, standing out in space with a strong totem-like appeal. The new project by Ferruccio Laviani for Foscarini, consists of simple, elegant tubular elements which create a structure with a personality resembling an artistic installation. References to the world of 

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Bell Lamp

 

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Normann Copenhagen presents Bell, designed by Andreas Lund and Jacob Rudbeck The expression is robust, the form is simple. Bell is a pendant lamp in an iconic bell shape with special attention paid to its details. Its round, even surface gives the lamp the impression of having been cast. Rather than 

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Woodspot

 

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Alessandro Zambelli has conceived Woodspot for Mantua-based furnisher Seletti. Zambelli's new table lamp is assembled and varnished entirely by hand. Joined to the moulded support are a base and a light diffuser, both in pine with a natural finish. The diffuser itself is available in ivory white, flesh 

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PH 3½-3 Pendant

 

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To mark Poul Henningsen's 120th birthday on 9 September, Louis Poulsen is launching the new PH 3½-3 pendant. The PH 3½-3 pendant is based on Poul Henningsen's original drawings from the late 1920s and early 1930s, featuring his renowned three-shade system. The pendant has metal shades, 

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Anglepoise® + Paul Smith

 

Overview

Anglepoise presented Anglepoise® + Paul Smith at Clerkenwell Design Week this year, a stunning new interpretation of the classic Anglepoise Type75TM table lamp. This Special Edition lamp combines the unmistakeable form and function of an Anglepoise with the unique handprint of Britain's 

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