The eutrophication of waters has caused an abnormal proliferation of algae on the beaches of Brittany. They proliferate to create a polluting, toxic organic matter. The main challenge of the Alga project is to elevate this local waste to the level of positive production, so that it can be used for design or arrangement.
Jonas Edvard (1982) is an independent designer developing a new experience of design objects through a research and development of raw unprocessed materials. His aim is to create sustainable furniture and materials which can explore the potential of a global green economy.
A ‘comfortable light’ is a lamp that is enable to be carried around the house easily. It is also an object that has interaction with the users almost daily due to the nature of the activity and they fell in love with it.
Without light we cannot see shapes or colours. The color is not in the object itself but in the light which strikes the object and is reflected to the eye. If our life would be in black and white, what would we feel seeing colour for the first time?
LIGA is a range of storage furniture, a box, a bedside and a coffee table. These objects draw their identity in a color game, expressed by a gradient, which arises from the tension exerted by the ligature.
The DUNE chair is the result of research into comfort. Comfort is taken care of thanks to the combination of two materials: a single block of flocked HR foam 35 kg/m3 that rests on an 18mm diameter epoxy-coated tubular steel structure.
The MOON light objects embody the idea of the phase of the moon. The concept lies in the fact that depending on how to reinstall the illuminating part of the lamp, the effect and lighting in the room will radically change. From direct light to diffused - refracted from copper surface.