Hurdle Lighting

Nome artefatto: Hurdle Lighting
Tipologia di appartenenza: Lamp for the desk
Produttore: Still no mention in its production
Designer: Lee Suk Woo and Byeon Dong Jin
Anno e luogo di produzione (se reperibile): Korea (received a Special mention in 2007 in the Lightouch Design Competition inSingapore)
Dimensioni: Non specified
Costo di produzione (se reperibile): Non specified
Prezzo al pubblico/gratuità (se reperibile): Non specified

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c) Artefatto complementare alla lettura

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2)Descrivere l’artefatto nel momento del suo utilizzo/applicazione, , evidenziando in particolare l’aspetto più strettamente legato alla lettura (500 parole max)

This object has a simple look and an ironic name. Isn’t a new obstacle to reading, is a new facility on a desk to read. Its structure was designed to fit the horizontal and the vertical position. It has a sensor that detects the best position for each situation. Does not take up unnecessary space.

3) indicare tre aggettivi che caratterizzano l’artefatto

Simple, ironic, perfect.

4) Individuare e descrivere le seguenti caratteristiche dell’artefatto.
Qualità morfologiche

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Horizontal and vertical

Consists of several elements. At least one structural element, a lamp, a sensor, an energy source and a mechanism to take a horizontal or vertical. Its shape is a rectangular parallelepiped that assumes five different directions. Is an object with a moving part through a mechanism that allows you to take a horizontal or vertical. The object is reusable but not recyclable.

Qualità espressivo/sensoriali

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Light and sensor

I think that the object must be constituted by more than one material. The parts projected to enter into contact with the wearer are the  structure of the lamp and the sensor, that detects objects. The color is energetic, exciting, vibrant. The material is safe, serious and adaptable.

Qualità funzionali

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Practical and easy

The main function is to illuminate directly the objects what we have on the desk. The secondary function of the artifact has to adapt to two different situations. It is an object easy to use. The artifact comes into relation with the book, when we want read it  on the table and we want illuminate the object. The artifact help us get a more easy and enjoyable experience. Is used individually. It is used alone. Can be replaced by another lamp. This object is extremely functional, has a directional light, has an ability to adapt and his design makes it occupies little space, set him apart from all other usual lamps. Can be used for example in the context of work or study, in a public or private place. Its use may be long or short time, just depends on the person. The positive aspects of the artifact are the size, shape, mechanism adaptability and lighting system. The negative aspect is not being on the market yet. The artifact could be improved if it were produced in other colors.