Design Miami Sneak Peek: Louis Vuitton lighting

The luxurious french brand Louis Vuitton has made it: from the work with  Maarten Baas, Patricia Urquiola, Nendo’s Oki Sato, Atelier Oi and Christian Liagre resulted a  new luxury collection ‘objets nomades’.

The collection was unveiled at the temporary Louis Vuitton miami design district store during design miami 2012 –  a series of foldable furniture designs and travel accessories using Louis Vuitton’s exclusive nomade leather.

The collection is composed by16 pieces –  including hanging chairs, lamps, foldable furniture and travel accessories.

But what really capts our attention it’s its functional lighting: roll out lamp by Nendo and  Solar-powered ‘bell-lamp’ by Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby.

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roll-out lamp by Nendo

This lamp, by Oki Sato of Nendo, consists of an LED-backed Nomade shade that rolls into a tube, and stores neatly in a carrying strap.

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 Solar-powered ‘bell-lamp’ by Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby

The Bell Lamp, designed by Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby, has a blown-glass shade with a solar-powered light, and Nomade straps for hanging. $3350

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