Architect Toyo Ito’s 'Mayuhana' series of lamps for lighting companyYamagiwa began as a collaboration more than a decade ago. The Mayuhana series created by reeling fibre glass string around a mold the way thread is spun off a cocoon is reminiscent of a traditional Japanese paper lantern (Bonbori). The beauty of its form is accentuated by the soft illumination coming through the threads.
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