Projects: Lights

Midsummer, Lights, Studio Tord Boontje

Midsummer

I love paper, it’s such a simple material. Usually paper lamps are glued together; gluing is a messy, tedious job that’s done by hand.  In my lamp, there is no gluing at all, only cutting but the results look handmade, and I really like that confusing part.

Die-cut tyvek
∅ 45.7 × H 76.2 cm

2004 • Designed for Artecnica

Midsummer, Lights, Studio Tord Boontje
Midsummer, Lights, Studio Tord Boontje
 
Midsummer, Lights, Studio Tord Boontje
Midsummer, Lights, Studio Tord Boontje
Midsummer, Lights, Studio Tord Boontje
Midsummer, Lights, Studio Tord Boontje

Photography by Artecnica, Annabel Elston, Studio Tord Boontje