Brilliant (V & A Contemporary Series): Lights and Lighting

Brilliant (V & A Contemporary Series): Lights and Lighting

by Jane Pavitt, V&a Distribution
     
 

This volume introduces some of the most creative names in contemporary lighting, from Ron Arad to Karim Rashid, and focuses on experimental uses of light in the designed environment. Featuring heat-resistant fabrics, "cool" light sources, and new materials that pulse and glow without the need for wires, the book also presents lighting we can sit on, sleep under, and…  See more details below

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This volume introduces some of the most creative names in contemporary lighting, from Ron Arad to Karim Rashid, and focuses on experimental uses of light in the designed environment. Featuring heat-resistant fabrics, "cool" light sources, and new materials that pulse and glow without the need for wires, the book also presents lighting we can sit on, sleep under, and even wear.Author Bio: Jane Pavitt is the University of Brighton Senior Research Fellow in Product Design at the V&A. She curated Brilliant, the V&A's first-ever lighting exhibition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810966208
Publisher:
Abrams, Harry N., Inc.
Publication date:
03/15/2004
Series:
Contemporary Series
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.50(d)

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