Air Switch is Mathmos’s evolution of touch lamps. The Air Switch design comes in two sizes and is controlled by sensors triggered by hand movements over the light. According to Mathmos managing director Cressida Granger, Air Switch is designed to be ‘fun to use’. ‘It has retained the magical element of Mathmos’s products, but allowed us to step forward into functional main lighting,’ she says. Air Switch, created through the collaboration of anonymous internal designers and freelances, will be the first launch of a white light collection by Mathmos in 40 years. The lamp will be launched at 100% Design.
Created by in-house designers, the store aims to have an “immersive” feel to help customers imagine products in their own homes.
From 20-23 September, London’s Designjunction takes place on the South of the River Thames, and will see installations, exhibitions, talks and its well-known fair spread across three venues including Doon
The education website now offers a more personalised teaching service for students aged three to 16+, and the new look hopes to represent this broader scope.
Design studio The Team has given the charity a new identity centred around the equals symbol, in a bid to highlight its aim to make the UK a better place