LIGHT | YOY

LIGHT | YOY

‘LIGHT’ is a series of a table lamp and a floor lamp. It is designed by a Japanese design studio YOY.

When switched on, a shade of light will appear on the wall as a projection of a lamp shade silhouette. When switched off, the simple unit is an unassuming, freestanding beam.

table lamp

the luminaire casts light to recreate a projection of a lamp shade silhouette

There is a LED inside the head of the pole which imitates a light socket.

floor lamp switched off

These creative and environmentally-friendly lamps were also exhibited at Salone Satellite during Milan Design Week 2014.

the reflected light shines a lampshade shape

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detail of the hidden lamp shade-shaped void

designers: YOY
usage: table lamp, floor lamp
design: Yuki Yamamoto
dimensions: table lamp – H350 mm, φ120 mm / floor lamp – H1300 mm, φ240 mm
material: aluminum, plastic, LED
production period: 2014
photographs: Yasuko Furukawa

 

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