"Lunair" light

by Filip Janssens Belgium

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Dimension LxWxH (cm): 32x12x14
Material : Carrara marble
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Radiant Imperfection.

This story began at a stone company where Filip discovered a huge pile of redundant scrap stone like marble and travertine, in theory unusable for any natural stone project and destined to be destroyed. Mesmerised by the patterns and imperfections in the marble and travertine pieces, Filip took some of them home and imagined this lamp. The material was beautiful by itself, with all its imperfections. So the specific design of “Lunair” brings those imperfections to light.

At the top of the marble plank, two 45° miter corners form the hood of the lamp housing the cable and the LED-strip. The LED strip embedded in the stone acts like a lamp over a painting. “Lunair” diffuses a soft light like the sun that lights the moon. The natural stone is not treated, so no hazardous substances have to be used. The fabric cable is pinched in a slit that runs down at the back of the lamp. The transformer is cased in a small untreated wooden box. All parts can be separated in a quick and simple way.

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Weight 7 kg
Dimensions 40 × 40 × 40 cm
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About the designer


Filip Janssens

Born January 29th 1964, Belgium Formed as a Latin and History teacher. Self taught furniture and interior designerFilip Janssens first started designing modular made to measure furniture for his own home. In 2008 he opened his own design studio in order to develop his personal approach to product and furniture design and art projects. Filip Janssens also collaborates with design editors like Per Use and Serax.Filip Janssens brings out his own designs  like the modular Flex collection. The past years he is exploring the use of waist materials like scrap wood, redundant scraps of travertine and marble both for the sustainable character and the real aesthetic qualities. This resulted in the reclaimed Lunair lights that won a Henry Van De Velde Award in 2020 in the category design-led crafts.  Recently he is working on Trinity, a design project in collaboration with Circular Matters using local waste materials that are 100% plant based. These materials are made from rescued beer grains and from brand and both can be 3D shaped like plastics through the use of moulds.  Trinity will consist of a series of bowls made from these natural residue streams. Trinity will also be available in a reclaimed marble and a reclaimed ash wood version. 

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Presenting “PROXIMITY”, a collection created in collaboration with Southern Sweden Design Days showcasing a selection of new work from ten designers and studios. As a whole, the collection contemplates the notion of proximity, interconnection, and belonging. Whether through contemporary references to traditional crafts techniques; the use of locally sourced materials such as wool, lichen, steel, and wood; or playful visualisations of the notion itself, the selected pieces illustrate the importance of closeness, interconnection, and kinship in uncertain times. Featuring pieces by Andrea Santivanez, Andréason & Leibel, Ebba Lindgren, Förstberg Ling, Jóna Berglind Stefánsdóttir, Lab La Bla, Lisa Darland, Louise Hederström, Moa Lönn, and Studio M. Organised by Form/Design Center in Malmö, Sweden, Southern Sweden Design Days is an annual event currently in its second edition, which highlights sustainability, collaboration, development, and innovation in design. This year’s theme, as described by the event organisers, “[reflects] on the notion of being close – the connection between people, cities, countries, species, professions, etc”. The physical exhibition of “PROXIMITY” will take place at Lokstallarna, Södra Bulltoftavägen 51, 212 22 Malmö from 19 - 22 May 2022.