Yes, A light made out of sand. But look at the delicacy, and the wonderful, graded translucence!
It has been created by Nir Meiri, who is based in Tel Aviv — a Middle Eastern city that is located between the desert and the sea. Sand therefore has greater meanings, to which the name of this light refers.
The individual grains give the diffuser texture.
LEDs provide the light source.
It is being shown at this week's Qubique fair at Berlin's Tempelhof airport.
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