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Tensegrity Space Frame

The Tensegrity space frame light utilizes R.B.Fuller's principle of 'Less for more' to produce a light fixture using only its light source and electrical wire. Tensegrity becomes the structural means by which both work mutually in compression and tension to produce a seemingly discontinuous field of light defined only by its structural logic. Its scalability, and economy of production speak to a commodity of endless configuration whose luminous form gracefully resists the pull of gravity with a simplicity that affirms the paradigm of our epoch: To achieve more whilst using less.

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Yazz

Yazz is a fun lighting fixture made of bendable semi rigid wires allowing user to bend into any shape or form that suits their mood. It also comes with an attached jack making it easy to combine more than one unit together. Yazz is also aesthetically appealing, user friendly and economical. The concept came from the idea of minimizing lighting to its most basic essentials as the ultimate expression of beauty without losing its aesthetic impact lighting since industrial minimalism is art by itself.

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NI

The brand new NI Parasol redefines lighting in a way that it can be more than a luminous object. Innovatively combining a parasol and garden torch, NI looks smart standing beside sun loungers on the poolside or other outdoor areas, from morning to night. The proprietary finger-sensing OTC (one-touch dimmer) allows users to adjust to desired lighting levels of the 3-channel lighting system at ease. NI also adopts a low voltage 12V LED driver that generates very little heat, providing an energy-efficient power supply for the system with over 2000 pieces of 0.1W LEDs.

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Stratas.07

With high-standard processing and excellence in every detail we strive to create a simple, clean and timeless design. Especially the Stratas.07, with its perfectly symmetric shape is absolutely following the rules of this specification. The built-in Xicato XSM Artist Series LED module has got a Colour Rendering Index >/= 95, a luminosity of 880lm, a power of 17W, a colour temperature of 3000 K - warm white (2700 K/ 4000 K available on request). The LED modules life is stated by the producer with 50,000 hrs - L70/B50 and the colour is consistent over lifetime (1x2 step MacAdams over life).

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Sky

A light fitting that seems to be floating. A slim and light disc installed a few centimeters beneath the ceiling. This is the design concept achieved by Sky. Sky creates a visual effect that makes the luminary appear to be suspended at 5cm from the ceiling, granting this light fitting a personal and different style. Due to its high performance, Sky is suitable to light from high ceilings. However, its clean and pure design allows it to be considered as a great option for lighting up any kind of interior designs wanting to transmit a minimal touch. At last, design and performance, together.

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Vana

The structural systems of plants act mainly in compression and bending. In reverse we can obtain a geometry that performs well in tension. Designed as a tensile single surface, Vana is suspended from the ceiling and descends as four glowing columns of light. The geometry, tessellated into triangular segments, has been digitally grown using a cellular algorithm. Lit with LEDs from the inside, light shines through the stitched joints and lightens the space with an immersive illumination. Vana forms an iso-surface around a venation network, a cortex around an anastomosis system.

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