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Wall light ReadInspirit/XAL

Read is a reading light fixture for sailing and motor yachts. It is reminiscent of portholes, with the tilted glass lens emitting soft, glare-free reading light. The light’s two-part aluminium housing allows the light to be rotated 360°, allowing precise alignment of the beam of light. The reading lamp is controlled via a switch beneath the lens. The light can be used as a wall light or can be installed as a wall washer in ceiling panels.

The lamp manufacturers XAL are now producing this light for architectural applications under the name Asmo. As well as Read, three other lights came into being on the basis of our design studies regarding LED-light typologies for interior yacht lighting.

IF Productdesign Award iF Product Design Award 2014

«Sea you later»

Year 2012
Sector Product design
Mandate Product design, Exhibition design, Graphic design
Client Inspirit/XAL
Key materials Aluminium, Glass
Photographie Christian Reichenbach
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