Log Lamp by Olli Mustikainen and Jari Nyman

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There is nothing quite like the allure and peacefulness from the warm glow and soft cracklings of a log burning in the fireplace. This soft emission of light forms the inspiration for Log Lamp, an artificial rendition crafted by Olli Mustikainen and Jari Nyman. Instead of sporting the natural curves of wooden logs, Log Lamp takes on an orthogonal construction, a block encasement over the light that illuminates from underneath. The easy on/off switch for the lamp is activating by gently pressing on the wooden block to expose and activate the interior light.

Kimberly

Kimberly

Kimberly is a graduate from MIT's Department of Architecture, and has recently joined the publication team at MIT OpenCourseWare. While architecture remains her first love, her interests encompass literature – epic poetry and Medieval romances are her favorite – and also fashion.

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