constantinos hoursoglou: line light
 
constantinos hoursoglou: line light
mar 30, 2011

constantinos hoursoglou: line light

adjustable task light

geneva based designer constantinos hoursoglou has a working proof of concept for his ‘line light’ a flexible, everyday LED task light for home or office use made from standard 10mm x 10mm anodized aluminium extrusions with a solid aluminium base. through a series of pivoting and rotation points, the light can be adjusted to the users requirements with no restrictions, even when folded it provides ambient illumination. the fabric covered cord permits a variety of color combinations.

the aim of the project was to design a light out of commercially available elements that is elegant, discreet and functional and is composed completely of off the shelf components.

constantinos hoursoglou: line light base detail

constantinos hoursoglou: line light top pivot and cabling detail

constantinos hoursoglou: line light when folded it provides ambient illumination

constantinos hoursoglou: line light  constantinos hoursoglou: line light color options of anodized aluminium and fabric covered cable

constantinos hoursoglou: line light  diagram of rotation ability

constantinos hoursoglou: line light wall mounted system

designboom has received this project from our ‘DIY submissions‘ feature, where we welcome our readers to submit their own work for publication.

  • This is a wow-factor to me – absolutely elegant and brilliant design

    viola
  • can I buy this in the USA?

    Ricki
  • great design!
    LED fits in very well

    teo
  • this is one of the most brilliantly beautiful objects I’ve seen in a long time – absolutely exquisite

    this could be the new “Tizio”

    I want one (or two or three!)

    TASBV
  • great!!!!

    ambini

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