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Art: Machine Lights

Art: Machine Lights

With burnished steel, brushed brass, textile cables and tube bulbs aplenty, Frank Buchwald’s Machine Lights are a steampunkers’ dream come true; each is unique and made to order.

LEDSAUR Desk Lamp

LEDSAUR Desk Lamp

LEDSAUR is a funky-yet-cool T-Rex desk lamp with LEDs in the spine; it’s made out of stainless steel, but bendable joints let you strike your favorite terrible thunder lizard pose.

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Philips Master LED Bulb

Philips Master LED Bulb

Philips’ Master LED bulb is next generation lighting in a traditional form factor; it provides 40W light with only 7W and also lasts 45,000 hours–45x longer than incandescents.

Hockey Arena Chandelier

Hockey Arena Chandelier

You’ll only be able to pull off this Hockey Arena Chandelier at a bachelor pad, so live it up, single dudes. Ice not your thing? Check out these Hoops and Skateboard pendants.

Joker Light

Joker Light

Created in 1970 by Christian R‚àö¬âˆ‚der, the Joker Light looks more Batman than Joker; the hand-assembled pendant lamp has been reissued by Le Klint and is available in black or white.

Concept: SoundBulb

Concept: SoundBulb

Let their be light … and sound: this SoundBulb concept seems a mite futuristic, as it not illuminates with LED lamps but streams music via Wi-Fi or bluetooth through 8ohm speakers.

40 Most Creative Lamps

40 Most Creative Lamps

Freshome’s 40 Most Creative Lamps post is pure linkbait, but we’ll bite: from Mario Bros. mushrooms and grenade lamps, we’ll never look at lighting the same. Thanks, Chris!

Rubik’s Lamp

Rubik’s Lamp

It’s too bad that Eric Pautz’s Rubik’s Lamp is just a concept; the original Cube is capable of 43 quintillion combos, potentially making this lamp the ultimate in geek decor.

Ra Table Lamp

Ra Table Lamp

Table lamps rarely inspire awe, but Ettore Cimini’s Ra is downright sexy; a pair of flexible steel/polymer “snakes” with fiber optic cables relay light from a 100W bulb at its base.

Concept: Hourglass Lantern

Concept: Hourglass Lantern

The venerable Hourglass goes high tech with this LED Hourglass Lantern by Young Bok Kim; light “flows” from one end to the other by varying brightness based on a built-in timer.

Alien Abduction Lamp

Alien Abduction Lamp

Your girl is probably not gonna talk to you for a few days, but this kitschy Alien Abduction Lamp Concept is geek decor at its finest; you can even choose from bovine and human abductees.

Concept: Dog Bookstands

Concept: Dog Bookstands

These Dog Bookstands by Charles Kalpakian put the funk in shelving; we’re honestly not sure what to make of them, other than that we’d snap up a few of these puppies if they’re ever made.

nan16/plug Lamp

nan16/plug Lamp

Those of us with power plugs in short supply will find Sebastian Herkner’s nan16/plug lamp to be useful; each pendant lamp features a socket smack in the middle of the light.

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Concept: Stimuli 3.0

Concept: Stimuli 3.0

Overly complex but totally awesome looking, Stimuli 3.0 is a concept lamp by Chris Natt. It adjusts its brightness based on ambient lightning, using “petals” and a three-axis gearbox.

Nemo LED Chain Lamp

Nemo LED Chain Lamp

The first few times we saw the Nemo LED Chain Lamp we classified it as a concept, it looked so good. Powered by four LEDs, the lamp is 2.75″ retracted but extends up to 22″ in height.

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