Mantis desk lamp by Berlin studio Böttcher+Henssler for Slovenian lighting brand Vertigo Bird can be adjusted by sliding the aluminium tube through a hole in the maple base and kept in place by gravity alone.
One of our favorite rooms at the 2012 edition of the Come Up To My Room show during Toronto Design Offsite was Wendy Fok's Geo-cognition featuring a flowing sculpture, which when lit, cast shadows of cityscapes at the ends.
Completed in 2011 in Vennesla, Norway. Images by Emile Ashley. For their new library and community center in Vennesla, Norwegian architects Helen & Hard bring a sophisticated elegance to the public facility.