One of the highlights from this year’s London Design Festival was LIGHTEN UP, an illuminated exhibition that featured 64 innovative lighting solutions from UK designers. Presented by [re]design at this year’s 100% Design, the event focused upon “Looking beyond the bulb” and showcased a variety of ways that “sustainability is driving the evolution of new technologies, aesthetics, materials, and interactions”. Read on for a selection of our favorite designs!
Chandelier by Demelza Hill, made from upcycled crystal polystyrene shot glasses.
Ash Pendant No.1 by Tom Raffield.
Plumen by Hulger.
Left: See-Through Light by Tea Un Kim, made using a PET bottle and tights. Right: Eureka by Darren Donati.
Images courtesy of [re]design.