yii: lantern by tong ho
 
yii: lantern by tong ho
apr 25, 2011

yii: lantern by tong ho

‘lantern’ by tong ho with craftsman tsun-jen lee image © designboom

designer tong ho collaborated with craftsman tsun-jen lee to produce ‘lantern’ as part of the initiative of taiwanese design brand yii who showcased an exhibition at triennale di milano during milan design week 2011.

the lantern is styled with a classic appearance and combined with new technologies. the body of the lamp is ceramic, and features a bamboo hand. fitted with an inner LED system, this version of a traditional taiwanese lamp reveals its decoration only when lit. the mobile lantern can be recharged from a ground base.

yii: lantern by tong ho image © designboom

yii: lantern by tong ho detail image © designboom

yii: lantern by tong ho the lamp is outfitted with an inner LED system which when lit, reveals butterflies on the exterior image © designboom

yii: lantern by tong ho full view image courtesy of yii

yii: lantern by tong ho tong ho portrait © designboom

yii: lantern by tong ho image courtesy of yii

  • I’m wondering if I can purchase these lovely lanterns through the Designboom site, or is there somewhere else I can order them from? I am in Canada, but am happy to purchase from any country.
    Thanks very much!

    Tracy
  • Je souhaiterais acheter la lanterne YII de Tong Ho , où l’obtenir en France ? Merci de me répondre . J’habite La Rochelle , en Poitou Charentes …..
    Cordialement

    z Bosquet

    bosquet
  • beautiful!!

    Lun

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