Lamp or Sculpture?

Humans Since 1982 at Phillips de Pury is the Daily Pic by Blake Gopnik

The Daily Pic: Humans Since 1982 make raw bulbs do the work of design.

(Photo by Lucy Hogg)

“Collection of Light 70” is a wonderfully smart new lamp-cum-sculpture by the Swedish design collective called Humans Since 1982, showing for a few more days yet in the Park Avenue gallery at Phillips de Pury auction house. I love the simplicity of making use of the latest lighting technology, simply by presenting it as stock.

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