Modern, organic and functional style.
Ambient light is dimmable to create a moody glow, and reading light is adjustable. Both lamps can be turned on independently.
It is made with natural materials (no imitations) so the it ages in a beautiful way; ooptimizing this way its lieftime.
Mother and child lamps combine in one object a floor lamp and a reading lamp. The ones existing in the market, with such strong functionality, do not have a very high aesthetic value, making them look like two different lamps.
Eclipse was designed for young, creative and sesitive people.
Ideation process included the making of a 1:1 scale model, using plastic tubes, cardboard, paper and wood.
4 weeks project
Umeå Institute of Design, Sweden 2009
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ECLIPSE: DECORATIVE AND DIRECTED LIGHT DESIGNED WITH A SUSTAINABLE APPROACH.
Design and prototype a "mother and child" lamp taht gives ambient light and a reading lamp at the same time.