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Starbrick By Studio Olafur Eliasson For Zumtobel

Posted in architecture, design by aldorf on November 27, 2009

Studio Olafur Eliassonis an experimental laboratory located in Berlin. Led by renowned Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson, it functions as an interdisciplinary space, generating fresh dialogues between art and its surroundings. A new product designed for Zumtobelis a modular lighting system calledStarbrick.

Starbrickconsists of injection-moulded polycarbonate components with a matte black finish. The semi-transparent, yellow, reflective surfaces at its core are backlit by LEDs. The light from the outward-facing LED Boards is concentrated and evenly distributed via polycarbonate refractors.

Starbrick by Studio Olafur Eliasson, for Zumtobel

(from DailyIcon)


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