Design Tham & Videgård
In 2010, the now world famous Tree Hotel was inaugurated in the village of Harads, close to the Arctic Circle in Norrbotten. The room Mirrorcube was designed by Tham & Videgård Arkitekter, which is, as the name suggests, a mirrored cube that blends in and becomes one with the surrounding forest.
The tree room Mirrorcube, created by Tham & Videgård for Treehotel.
The wooden house was to be fitted with a large pendant lamp, and in collaboration with ateljé Lyktan’s special tailored service, the Studio created the iconic lamp Eagle, a modern chandelier which is now being put into production.
The custom-made “Eagle” (at that time named Bird) in the treeroom Mirrorcube, Treehotel.
The cube form was not only the source of inspiration for the wooden room, but also for the lamp, where the cube is folded out into the form of a magnificent bird. Apart from an iconic pendant lamp, Eagle has also been further developed into a ceiling lamp, as well as a wall lamp.
Tham & Videgård
Indeed, Eagle is a lamp that can be used in many different environments. Equally as suitable over the dining table at home as it is in the office, it can also be used in public spaces, where it looks spectacular in a ”flock”. ”When we created Eagle, we set ourselves the challenge to see how we could use the cube form and create something completely new. The result was an origami-like bird,” say Bolle Tham and Martin Videgård.
Martin Videgård and Bolle Tham.
1:1 model of Eagle.
Eagle was officially presented for the first time in April 2015 at the Milan Design Week.
Pendant, ceiling and wall
One of the requirements when choosing the lighting source, was that the intensity of the light had to be adjustable from strong lighting to a softer room lighting. We therefore chose LED lighting, which is diffused through acrylic glass and emits an even spread of light, both above and below the lamp.
Pendant (LxW) 820x820 mm.
Ceiling. The luminaire can also be wall mounted. (LxW) 820x820 mm.
Wall (LxW) 350x560 mm.
Luminaire housing in die cast aluminium. Light opening in opal acrylic with screen print.
Pendant with white textile cable.
Suspended in 3 m wire or tube pendant, ceiling surface or wall installation.
Pendant: Terminal block in canopy. Through-wiring possible. Socket for external cable.
Ceiling and wall: Fixed installation.
Luminaire housing lacquered in white NCS S 0300 N, gloss value 10.
Other colours available on request.
Dimensions LxW (mm)
Pendant: 820x820. Ceiling: 820x820. Wall: 300x560.
LED light source included, colour temperature 3000K or 4000K. Colour rendering CRI min. 80. Chromaticity tolerance <3 SDCM.
Equipped as standard with On/Off driver or DSI/DALI driver with dimming 1-100%. Set value is retained after power failure. SwitchDim and CorridorFunction possible.
Press kit (zip)
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