ross lovegrove for yamagiwa
 
ross lovegrove for yamagiwa ross lovegrove for yamagiwa
jul 09, 2010

ross lovegrove for yamagiwa

‘andromeda’ by ross lovegrove 270 x 800 x 460 mm

after the presentation of the prototype last year, ‘andromeda’ by UK designer ross lovegrove for japanese lighting company yamagiwa has now been released. the hanging light appears as if it were some kind of sea creature floating in the ocean. LED clusters emit light via mirror reflectors within its delineated configuration, distributing pure brightness and shadow, and creating an ambiance which appears much like reflections of water.

up close

LED clusters are embedded in the crossing parts of the organic structure, a form which is indicative of lovegrove. it is made from a hard polyurethane foam and steel with a panted finish, while mirror reflectors are attached with magnets providing flexibility in adjusting the light to desired angles.

‘andromeda’ distributes light and shadow creating an ambiance similar to that of water reflections

‘andromeda’

‘andromeda’ image © designboom

‘andromeda’ image © designboom

ross lovegrove at the presentation of the andromeda prototype portrait © designboom

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