Bamboo Light

Selected as one of the finalists of the Rado Star Prize U.S. 2017.

This bamboo light is designed for a traveler (city explorer) to feel safe and provide both point light and spot light to meet the needs of any scenarios.

Light is quite known as a marker of the second industrial evolution in the west. Meanwhile bamboo represent s Confucius’s doctrine to be neutral and to have universal harmony. To integrate bamboo into lighting design is an ideal way of represent the unity of different cultures.

The design challenges of this project were mainly concerned with the proper way to use bamboo and have it remain both flexible and durable. The design opportunity is that almost all torches or lamps on market are singular function but this lamp is dual function Bamboo is a eco-friendly material which brings fun into the dull torch design.

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