Layered


Independent project
Lighting design concept using alternative manufacturing methods.

Concept development
Sketching, Material studies, Protoyping with plaster models and plaster moulds, Porcelain (Bone China), CAD in Rhinoceros.

Realisation
Porcelain (Bone China), fired, glazed/biscuit, Textile cable, Light fittings.
Ø130 x 200mm

Layered is an exploration about how traditional, yet segmented plaster moulds allow for individualisation during the slip casting process of porclain. The process employs modular moulds offering a variable design grid.
   
Layered summarises as a series of unique, personalised pendant luminaires made of black and white porcelain.






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