Lighting

Cobra

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The Cobra Lamp is one of the beautiful Italian design classics. Elio Martinelli’s Cobra Lamp was designed for Martinelli Luce Italy in 1968. Elio Martinelli was one of the forerunners of Italy’s space age design movement with a real futuristic style characterized by organic free-flowing lines and a timeless look. It is a very functional table lamp with a swiveling upper arm which allows for 360 degree rotation.

http://www.martinelliluce.it

Funky Optical Illusion with 3D Magic

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The new lamps are inspired by classic and vintage-style desk lamps with a modern twist.  Each flat LED “ by BULBING ” lamp is made from a thick and strong sheet of acrylic glass that has been etched with dozens of intricate lines. Which enables to create a sense of dimensionality, as LED light travels through the lines illuminating the design and creating a powerful optical illusion. Features include bright LED light with a lifespan of 50,000 hours, a warm glow, and dimmer.

 

 

 

 

 

Light Art inside medieval architecture Castel Del Monte, Andria

Castel del Monte is the first Italian monument to be the set of the virtual art installation by the artist Miguel Chevalier.
For this installation, Chevalier was inspired by the Italian tradition of the mosaic, an ancestor of the digital pixels; the pixels in the projections get altered according to the music creating shapes and movements which react with the movements of the visitors walking over the installation.
http://www.designboom.com/art/miguel-chevalier-magic-carpets-interactive-virtual-reality-installation-castel-del-monte-italy-10-20-2014/

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The Optimistic Lamp : Sun Rising Lamp, Japan – love this concept

The Optimistic Lamp : Sun Rising Lamp, Japan - love this concept

Sun Rising Lamp is a peaceful creation from Japanese design firm, h220430. In Japan, it’s a tradition for people to worship at sunrise on the beginning of the year, with new spirits and hopes and recite their New Year’s resolution. Considering that every day still starts with a sunrise, the firm believes that if people can retain the same, optimistic feeling every day with the rising of the sun, the world will become a much more peaceful place.
via design milk