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Machinemotion / lighting


Nowadays people have been used to the fast-paced life in downtown, where everything around us is too fast to enjoy. We want to slow down the pace of life in the city via design, emphasizing time perception of human to savor every beautiful detail around us.
"Machinemotion" is a mechanical floor lamp. We take the motion of pendulum as the element of the rising branches, symbolizing flow of time. When switching on Machinemotion, it is like the growth of plant whose life of time is condensed in this moment. Human's time perception will be enlarged infinitely. This mechanical floor lamp seems to grow and turn into a plant full of life power.


National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
New Taipei City, Taiwan

Liang-Jiun Chiu,
National Taiwan University of Science and Technology