A sealed plastic bag holds mini-fluorescent lamps, wiring and a transformer, and printing on the plastic—the product name, instructions and so on—become decorative. The light becomes a display of its own components, sidestepping the issue of form through a rigor of economy.
Sam is a director of FAT architecture firm in London. He is professor of architecture at Yale, runs StrangeHarvest.com, writes for various architecture magazines, collects souvenir buildings, and has recently loaded far too much Krautrock onto his iPod.
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