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Bacteria Lighting Fixtures

The MADLAB Bacterioptica Chandelier Features Petri Dishes

— January 28, 2013 — Tech
The MADLAB Bacterioptica chandelier is made of multiple petri dishes. The fixture dangles over tables with optic cables that stretch for approximately 15,000 feet. This elongated style is furthermore paired with canisters and metallic pieces, bringing about its chic, industrial feel.

According to MADLAD, Bacteriptica is meant to reflect the living beings that it serves. The light shines through the fiber cables, giving off a rather scientific look.

The designers have also marketed the product as one that will develop over time, "Bacterioptica is adaptive by design...Step by-step instructions guide the family through procedures to experiment with and prepare each bacterial sample for its place in the chandelier." This element of conversion will prove essential to interior design do it yourself experts.
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