[Beautiful Glow]…Light Living Pixels

The gorgeous lamps above were made in Hong Kong out of discarded advertisement banners. The designers, Kay Chan Wan Ki, Shai Chai Chen Siu Wa, & Catherine Suen Ka Hei, sewed hundreds of squares (“pixels”) of the banner material together to create irregular lamp shapes that look nondescript when turned off, but like gorgeous crystals when turned on. The result of this project was a collection of 8 beautiful lamps that were made by up and coming designers AND utilized green concepts by upcycling.

I think these are so pretty. Read more about the project here.


About missheree

Greetings! I am Sheree, a fashion and costume designer from Miami, FL and Minneapolis, MN respectively. While fabric is my personal medium of choice, I find inspiration is all areas of art and this blog is a representation of that. From fashion to illustration to graphic design to architecture, Sparkleshock is here to do just that - add sparkle to your mind and shock your senses.

Posted on June 28, 2010, in Design-a-licious and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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