Tag Archives: lighting

OBJET DU JOUR – ICONIC EYES by BERNHARD DESSECKER for MOOOI

INNOVATION IN SPACE AND LIGHT  – the release of the ICONIC EYES is another example of how MOOOI makes designer dreams come true. in 2013, designer BERNHARD DESSECKER created a light design re-using elements from BMW, because its distinctive headlights are a part of (german) automotive history. six years later, MOOOI realized the full potential […]

OBSERVATORY LIGHTING COLLECTION by LEE BROOM

STELLA-INSPIRED LIGHTING – new stellar-inspired observatory lighting collection by LEE BROOM for LONDON DESIGN FESTIVAL 2018. if you like what you see, pls stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

NORTH by ARIK LEVY for VIBIA

AESTHETICALLY PLEASING LIGHTING – “NORTH is a system that exists in space. it’s like the light from the sun which over the year changes its height and position,” ARIK LEVY. with NORTH designer ARIK LEVY has come up with a new category of lamp. One that fuses a floor lamp and a suspended lamp, recreating a floating […]

OBJET DU JOUR – GALERIE by FEDERICO PERI for FONTANA ARTE

RICH, ELEGANT & BALANCED – the distinguishing feature of GALERIE is the diffuser, which is inspired by both aesthetically and functionally by the antique oil lamps of the belle époque. hand-blown in four layers of glass, where the outer and the inner layers are of two different colors, it reads as white when turned off, […]

OBJET DU JOUR – ELISABETH LAMP by CARLO COLOMBO for PENTA

ELEGANCE REDEFINED – simply a gorgeous collection  …….. ENJOY!!! designed by CARLO COLOMBO for PENTA. if you like what you see, pls stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

OBJET DU JOUR – C-LIGHT COLLECTION OF by BOWER NYC

AN AESTHETICALLY PLEASING PIECES – C-LIGHT COLLECTION are made of cold rolled steel, custom blown satin glass globes with G9 5 watt LED bulbs. (oil rubbed bronze) ……….. ENJOY!!! designed by new york city based studio BOWER with a multidisciplinary approach to contemporary furniture & product design. if you like what you see, pls stay tuned […]

OBJET DU JOUR – GUISE by STEFAN DIEZ for VIBIA

A POETIC EXPRESSION- like many projects by STEFAN DIEZ, the GUISE family of luminaires evolved from a quest for a comprehensive method, rather than a specific product. in order to explore the relationship between light and transparency, different materials were tested for their ability to reflect LED light, with glass proving the most suitable. light […]

OBJET DU JOUR – TRIAD & DYAD by APPARATUS

THE FANTASTIC DUO – TRIAD & DYAD – drawing on trigonometric principles, these fixtures are a study in repeating triangular & conical shapes. it comes in solid brass, or white hand cast porcelain cones that emit a delicate glow …. :-) when you see their creations, they are all absolutely design/style/decor oriented, very well done […]

OBJET DU JOUR – PERCH LIGHT COLLECTION for MOOOI

THE JOY IS IN THE DETAIL – look up, into the soft light, follow the fluttering sound & sparks of movement. a bird is gracefully balanced on a tall metal perch, beautiful & proud, a swing glimmer of warm light … yet you are inside, after daylight has faded, under the spell of the PERCH LIGHT […]

OBJET DU JOUR – LULA by UMBERTO ASNAGO for PENTA

LESS IS MORE – it looks absolutely divine …….. ENJOY!!! designed by UMBERTO ASNAGO for PENTA.     if you like what you see, pls stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

OBJET DU JOUR – YANZI by NERI&HU for ARTEMIDE

PURE AESTHETICS – The activity of Neri&Hu is founded on constant research and the desire to work on the dynamic interaction of experience, detail, material, shape, and light, rather than adapt to stereotyped formulas. In a blend of tradition and innovation, Yanzi is a lightweight composition of graphic signs. Balanced structures, such as branches or perches, […]

OBJET DU JOUR – SUITE FLOOR LAMP

SLEEK & PRACTICAL – the SUITE floor lamps are a creation of designers JORDI VILARDELL & MERITXELL VIDAL for VIBIA. the suite floor lamps combine two functions in one single piece: light fitting and item of furniture. a storage module with different shelves organised vertically at different levels and orientated in different directions. its available in […]

OBJET DU JOUR – INFINITO

SLEEK & CHIC – INFINITO led wall & ceiling lamp, its length up to 12M long and divisible. designed by one of my favorite lighting designers, DAVIDE GROPPI ……………. it’s gorgeous, isnt’ it? ………….  :-) !!! if you like what you see, pls stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

GRAND VOILE LAMP by SACHA LAKIC for ROCHE BOBOIS

GRAND VOILE FLOOR LAMP – the GRAND VOILE floor lamp is one of the latest designs by SACHA LAKIC for french brand ROCHE BOBOIS. a tensile fabric has been stretched across the dynamic arches of the rigid-structure, providing an elevated shape. the LED light source is installed behind the sail, it disperses a soft, soothing light & continues […]

PROP LIGHT by BERTJAN POT for MOOOI

TIMELESS ELEGANCE PROP LIGHT by BERTJAN POT represents the perfect lighting solution for literally any kind of interior. whether you prop it up against a wall, hang it from a ceiling or place it on a floor, its bubbly form and pure spirit brighten up any kind of environment with a fresh, timeless elegance. enjoy ethereal […]

2 NEW LAMPS DESIGNED by JEAN NOUVEL for ARTEMIDE

THE OBJECTIVE LAMP / THE QUILIBRIST LIGHTING is essential for modern home. a well-designed lamp designed by well-known architect JEAN NOUVEL for ARTEMIDE for the very first time. this one named OBJECTIVE is inspired by camera lense. an elongated cylinder made of 3 segments, it calls to mind a set of camera lenses. each segment […]

CHINOZ by JAIME HAYON for PARACHILNA

DECORATIVE OBJECT   cute little table lamp named CHINOZ, designed by spanish designer JAIME HAYON for PARACHILNA. vase-like ceramic body (craftsmanship by ITALO BOSA) with opal matte diffuser and base in glossy lacquered wood. so loveable and versatile enough to place it anywhere you like. the patterns one is my pick, what’s yours? if you […]

VALENTINE by MARCEL WANDERS for MOOOI

FLORAL POWER MODERN MEETS CLASSIC a magic mirror and the power of crystals transform a simple shell into an endless light bouquet of flowers”, MARCEL WANDERS VALENTINE’S shiny, refined black, white, gold & chrome shell encloses and frames a meadow of light and sparkling glamour. with the style of a precious jewel, VALENTINE is designed to […]

WIREFLOW COLLECTION by ARIK LEVY for VIBIA

ART PIECE FLOWING IN THE AIR   CHANDELIER REINTERPRETED WIREFLOW collection is designed by ARIK LEVY for a spanish lighting company VIBIA which based in barcelona. a hanging lamp which reviews and updates the chandelier look through an exercise of simplification that explores its essence and enhances its outline with great delicacy and at the same time a strong […]

lightecture – DEMETRA for ARTEMIDE

DEMETRA by NAOTO FUKASAWA for ARTEMIDE if you are a fans of minimalism, japanese industrial designer NAOTO FUKASAWA would not be a stranger to you. BLOOMBERG BUSINESSWEEK described him as one of the world’s most influential designers. his latest collaboration with ARTEMIDE is DEMETRA, a minimal & functional LED task lamp with sculptural quality.     […]

lighting asethetics – ILIO by ERNESTO GISMONDI

ILIO by ERNESTO GISMONDI for ARTEMIDE LIGHTING is an essential item & very important for modern home. a well-designed LED lamp, yet not too fancy is hard to come by. with its simple geometry, stripped of all formal digressions & reduced to its basics by ERNESTO GISMONDI ( founder of ARTEMIDE ). ARTEMIDE has collaborate with the most […]

OWL lamp by LIGNE ROSET

OWL designed JUN YASUMOTO this white cotton shade lamp is designed by japanese designer JUN YASUMOTO who lives & works in paris. it resembles an owl’s eyes at night & produced by a well-known contemporary french furniture company LIGNE ROSET. it comes in 3 variations: table / floor & wall lamp       if you like what […]

WALL RUPTURE – soft architecture by FLOS

FLOS is always my favourite brand when it comes to contemporary designer lighting. their products are innovative, clean & sleek and unique. you will never want to leave them unless its broken or dated (which i find it hard to believe cause those lighting i bought from them have been used more than 10 years […]

REVERSO by LEONARDO DAINELLI for FIAM

REVERSO mirror when it comes to mirror, italian brand FIAM would be my first choice. their products are probably the best in the world. this gorgeous minimal mirror is designed by LEONARDO DAINELLI and in 6mm welded glass BLACK96 glass central element. the most brilliant idea of the this mirror is the angle of the […]

360 degrés by ROBERTO PAOLI for LIGNE ROSET

 360 degrés coffee table versatile coffee table with a rotational extra surface that can be positioned on 3 sides is designed by italian architect/product designer ROBERTO PAOLI for french contemporary furniture brand LIGNE ROSET. it’s modern, stylish, yet sleek enough to match with any home decor. thanks to the designer by tapering the edges underneath……. gorgeous profiles !!! […]

BUTCH table by KONSTANTIC GRCIC

BUTCH – THE WILD BUNCH collection by MAGIS i’ve been a fan of the (edgy but practical, yet innovative ) german industrial designer KONSTANTIN GRCIC‘s works for long and his latest BUTCH  table are one of favourite multi-tasks (work/dining )tables. top in HPL (high-pressed-laminate) which makes sure scratch-free and durability. frame in natural solid beech wood […]

wall-mounted ceramic clock manufacturered by MOUSTACHE PARIS

GUICHET by INGA SEMPE ” classic at first glance, INGA SEMPA‘s GUICHET clock is interesting because of slight differences that can only be noticed by paying attention. the clock appears round and then you’ll discover its oval, seems to be grey but is blue. opened or close, you can see the time running out trough its […]

a table lamp makes by inmates in norway

BAKE ME A CAKE this charming and playful table lamp made out of oak wood and smoked tinted glass. simply lift up the glass to change the bulb. the lamp portrays a dim light. it will be manufactured by the inmates in a norwegian prison close to Bergen, through a unique collaboration between the designers, […]

contemporary mood light by FOSCARINI

ANISHA by LIEVORE ALTHERR MOLINA this subtle elegantly sculpted ANISHA is like a fluid and enveloping frame, an irregular ellipse that gives a sense of coming. its outlines an empty space, defines it and fills it with its light, producing a magical sensation and bought to you by a well-known italian lighting company FOSCARINI. it […]

artistic led light by BERTJAR POT

HERACLEUM II an artistic  + decorative LED lamp inspired by the heracleum plant. the leaves ramify from a branch creating a very technical, natural structure. by using the technique of coating conductive layers. A DESIGN NOT POSSIBLE WITH NORMAL WIRES.     its a good example of design meets art with technology help, otherwise we […]

SOFT ARCHITECTURE by FLOS

FLOS is always my favourite brand when it comes to contemporary designer lighting. their products are innovative, clean & sleek and unique. you will never want to leave them unless its broken or dated (which i find it hard to believe cause those lighting i bought from them have been used more than 10 years […]

installation art + table lamp = IPPARCO by ARTEMIDE

IPPARCO is one of 5 new lamps developed by NEIL PUULTON for ARTEMIDE last year and it finally available for consumer market. 3000k LED with integrated dimmer created a halo of light which is both ambient and directional. the ring is fitted with a powerful earth magnet which allows you to attach the piece anywhere […]

BELL LAMP by MARCEL WANDERS

the bell by MOOOI represents a very early & essential form of communication, generating a welcome ring that brings people together for festivities & congregations.           if you like what you see, pls stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

exquisite pendant light by LEE BROOM

taking inspiration from the delicate craftsmanship of crystal cutting, this crystal bulb by LEE BROOM is combines industrial influences with decorative qualities, transforming the everyday light bulb into a beautiful ornamental light fitting.   each lead crystal bulb is hand-crafted using traditional techniques and hand cut with a classic crystal pattern inspired by those found […]

lightecture – LO TEK for ARTEMIDE

LO TEK by JAVIER MARISCAL for ARTEMIDE LIGHTING is essential for modern home as i mentioned in previous post, this one is definitely one of them. lighting + architecture = lightecture. those adjustable arms are in anodized aluminium on a strong painted steel base. it was launched in 2011 during EUROLUCE but it finally available […]

photo du jour – haneda, tokyo

travelling pix taken at haneda airport, tokyo ……… iLike those lanterns !! stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

lighting asethetics – FLORENSIS for ARTEMIDE

FLORENSIS by ROSS LOVEGROVE for ARTEMIDE LIGHTING is essential for modern home. a well-designed LED lamp is hard to come by until i found this gorgeous floral shape LED lamp. its made of steel & anodized aluminium, FLORENSIS has both an aesthetic & a technological function that i would say it’s “FLAWSOME” ( flawless + […]

photo du jour – home, hong kong

travelling pix taken at home, hong kong ……… flower makes me happy :-) !! stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

photo du jour – post office, shanghai

travelling pix taken at zhujiajiao, shanghai ….. the lights they use at post office are really special :-) !!   stay tuned & connect with us:  twitter / facebook , appreciated !!!

STRING LED table lamp by ROTALIANA

STRING T1 this super-sleek, architectural-design table lamp is by an italian lighting company ” ROTALIANA” & designed by DANTE DONEGANI + GIOVANNI LAUDA in 2011. 2 arms structure with LED source allows you to bend & rotate the ray of light in every direction ….. that’s so cool !!! and on/off + dimmer is on […]

JUUYO by LORENZA BOZZOLI for MOOOI

LORENZA BOZZOLI immortalize the soft shapes, graceful prints and vibrant colours that represent the essence of a sensual cultural heritage from the Eastern world: the glamorous, poetic & witty “geisha” figures and their earlier predecessors, the JUUYO.     MOOOI founded in 2001 by MARCEL WANDERS & CASPER VISSERS is named after their native Dutch word […]

illumination art – SYNAPSE by LUCEPLAN

if you are looking for an art installation floating in the air at your gorgeous home OR an artistic-look’s divider to separate your space OR just a decorative lights with a twist. this might be one of your choices. SYNAPSE is a new product type design by GOMEZ PAZ. FRAMCISCO for LUCEPLAN, halfway between object & […]

CURL by sebastian bergne for LUCEPLAN

CURL, design by sebastian bergne for LUCEPLAN. this cool formed “MOOD” table lamp can also be used as a simple art object at your stylish home with functionality as well. i can imagine it can be placed on a console table as a sculpture or simply just use it as a bed side table lamp. […]

ODEON floor lamp by studio klass for fontana arte

this gorgeous floor lamp is designed by STUDIO KLASS ( design agency based in milan ) for italian lighting company FONTANA ARTE. “ODEON” is a floor lamp with a milk white polycarbonate diffuser that allows wall washer light emission effect. and the body structure are covered in cuoietto leather. ( i would not be interested if […]

classic banker’s desk lamp REINVENTED by RON GILAD for FLOS

FLOS really rolling the revolution on lighting for decades. their latest GOLDMAN table lamp was redesigned by RON GILAD based on the classic banker’s desk lamp in green glass shade that you have seen a million times in your life or in the movie. he turned this classic-clumsy-grandma’s lamp into a very sleek, contemporary, yet sophisticated […]

LZF – wood touched by light

WOOD TOUCHED BY LIGHT – LZF, a valenica-based company from spain. they started manufacturing hand-made wood veneer lamps since 1994. i started to notice this brand a couple of years ago in milan. now i am so happy to see them have grown into a company that doesn’t only make lamps for small projects but […]