qisdesign: BE light qisdesign: BE light
jul 21, 2011

qisdesign: BE light

‘BE light’ by qisdesign

taiwanese company qisdesign has produced ‘BE light’: drawing from the art of paper folding, this LED desk lamp features hinges that allow it to collapse into a two-dimensional form. the carefully engineered light is adjustable, with a counterweight designed to remain firm while the flexible arm extends to accommodate various scenarios. made of aluminum alloy, it is lightweight, yet sturdy.

when not in use, it can simply be folded down flat to a height of 1.8 cm, taking up a small surface area and lending an understated appearance. ‘BE light’ also adopts light guide technology, which distributes illumination evenly and eliminates glare.

demonstrating range of motion

view of underside

in use

folded

aerial view

  • apple-ish.

    Jabajuba says:
  • NICE simple, linear design…minimalism at its BEST.

    STARTISTE says:
  • my first thought was more porsche design than apple. but the round hinge isn’t very porsche design.

    supremous says:
  • seems like porsche design, agree.
    nice lamp

    mikhail belyaev says:
  • its simple but interesting in the way it moves especially from a high angle.

    tbrady14 says:
  • yep, Porsche is what jumped to my mind as well (how about that for “branding”) – someone beat them to the punch this time

    anyhow… nice job

    dbkii says:
  • looks awesome , nice

    spe says:
  • N[url=http://www.itavoli.com]i[/url]ce and slim lamp

    Buk says:
  • “Less is More”. Thank you Dieter.

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