Geena

Geena

Geena, TAL
Geena is inspired by Warp technology, a fictional technology from the television series Star Trek, used to move space ships at speeds greater than the speed of light.

Henry van de Velde Labels 2009

Editie 2009

Geena (2007|2008)

Directional lighting

 

Design  R&D team TAL

 

Company  TAL n.v.

 

Aluminium with coloured

(white, red, blue) texture

and mirror

H7,4 x W7,4 x D12,5 cm

Geena is a built-in wall light that invites interactivity. When the light is switched off, all you see is a mirror, which forms part of the wall. When the light is switched on, you are tempted to look inside. The endless coloured light suggests a wormhole or a shortcut into space, a sort of tunnel between two places...