a free-standing lamp that creates ambiance


Seek inspiring patterns in nature.

Spiral? Radial? Directional?

Explore potential shapes and forms from sketching.

Take-aways from early ideations:

  • Imitating the flower form is too literal and not creative.

  • Material restricts the concave structure.

Inspired by the power of growth
from the ascending layers of bamboo shoots

                                                   ︎                                        ︎
                                            acclivitous form better reinforces the power of growth                              separates each layer more to make the structure breathable



Need larger spacers for layer seperation Need to lift the bottom for airflow and cord outlet Large enough spacer for layer seperation Lifted bottom for function and aesthetic Need customized connectors to cover the slots 3D printed customized connectors More layers compose more interesting patterns