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giha woo: hidden light
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may 02, 2011
giha woo: hidden light



‘hidden light’ by giha woo

korean designer giha woo‘s ‘hidden light’ is a hybrid piece of furniture which conveniently combines chair
and lighting design into a single object. minimal in its appearance, the chair’s structure is made from a simple
tubular metal frame. at the top of the chair back, the frame can be detached to reveal a reading lamp which is hinged,
providing a source of light for the individual sitting in the chair. this top section to be swung around and adjusted
according to the sitter’s needs.


the light can be adjusted via a hinged component


the chair’s frame is simply detached to reveal an internal light



possible position position of the light


detailed view of the hidden light


detail of the lighting element


light revealed


chair in closed position

 


3/4 top view


top view


‘hidden light’ in use during the day


‘hidden light’ in use during the day


‘hidden light’ white version


detail

 


making of the chair


the chair contains LED components

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