joa herrenknecht: kogi paper lamps
joa herrenknecht: kogi paper lamps
jun 19, 2012

joa herrenknecht: kogi paper lamps

‘kogi’ by joa herrenknecht Tyvek® paper image © designboom joa herrenknecht: kogi paper lamps

berlin-based designer joa herrenknecht has conceived a family of lamps called ‘kogi’. the pieces aesthetic are influenced by a distinct geometric language in combination with the material they are made from, Tyvek®, a flashspun high-density polyethylene fiber. the creations, shown at DMY berlin 2012, either wear the natural appearance of the shade, or are injected with various colors which when lit, reveal the strong textural qualities of the paper-like medium.

joa herrenknecht: kogi paper lamps the paper-like material is rich in texture image © designboom

joa herrenknecht: kogi paper lamps the designs look like crystals hanging from the ceiling image © designboom

joa herrenknecht: kogi paper lamps detail image © designboom

joa herrenknecht: kogi paper lamps some designs are dyed various colors image © designboom

joa herrenknecht: kogi paper lamps the collection at DMY berlin 2012 image © designboom

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