According to designer Kristian Aus, this village of house-shaped lights "represent a tiny sample of the
variety of ideas that make up our love-affair with the house." Each light was made using a combination of rotational-moulded PE and rubber parts. The shade is attached to the roof of the house with magnets to allow for easy removal, while the 'smoke' that sits on the chimney is a soft, lightweight rubber piece which adds a touch of whimsy to the overall design.
The Casa Balint is located in Valencia, Spain, and was born from Fran Silvestre Arquitectos' designs. The two-story home is focused on an open plan living space at the center, where the kitchen, patio and staircase all conjoin. Check it out in the gallery below along with a video. Read more
Lighting has a major effect on the appearance of any space. Lights can make colors appear duller or more vibrant, highlight artwork, and even create focal points in a room. Lamps are added to rooms for both aesthetic and functional reasons. When looking to transform your space, it is important to consider the many types of floor lamps, how lamps can be used in a room, and how to plot out the optimal placement for your lamps. Read more