a floor lamp by aust & amelung


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AUTHOR: 

aust & amelung

YEAR:

2013

PHOTOGRAPHS:

images © Minu Lee

SOURCE:

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TYPOLOGICAL CATEGORIES:

DESIGN

SOCIOLOGICAL CATEGORIES:

COMMUNITY

EVOCATIVE CATEGORIES:

COMPOSITION

DETAILS:

LIGHTING

NOTE:

‘a floor lamp’ is based on the simple mechanism of a beam balance.
A long beam cranes across the room and balances a lampshade on one side against a sandbag on the other. The sandbag can be moved manually into four positions weighing in different lighting situations.

from: aust & amelung