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Metal Fungal Fixtures

The Amanita Lamp is a Product of Organic Form and Industrial Material

— November 1, 2013 — Art & Design
One of the most aesthetically pleasing ways to create an object that emulates a natural form is to make it out of a material that's quite unexpected. The Amanita Lamp might have been manufactured from components that are soft to the touch and perhaps with a similar color or finish to a mushroom, but the beauty of these lovely illuminators is that they become unique objects in their own right.

Damm Design's luxurious little table lamps come in 8-inch and 13-inch models with hand-turned solid ash wood stands and metal tops. Brass and copper plates were hand-spun and hammered into rounded conical forms with a subtly dimpled surfaces that shine with gold and rosy glows. The Amanita Lamp is highly reflective with 4-Watt LED cylinder bulbs installed inside of it.
Trend Themes
1. Organic Material Design - Exploiting unexpected materials in design, such as metal, to create products that emulate natural forms.
2. Luxury Lighting - Creating high-end lighting fixtures with unique design features and luxurious materials.
3. Handcrafted Artistry - Focusing on handmade craftsmanship to produce unique and visually appealing products.
Industry Implications
1. Interior Design - Opportunity for interior design companies to incorporate organic material design in their projects and offer unique lighting fixtures.
2. Home Decor - Opportunity for home decor companies to offer luxury lighting options that combine aesthetics and functionality.
3. Artisanal Manufacturing - Opportunity for artisanal manufacturers to showcase their craftsmanship in creating handcrafted lighting fixtures.
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