junction2014 - page 16

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The launchof
lightjunction
in2013
obviouslywent verywell
Because this year it has been given its own
space in the SortingOffice’s basement.
Organised inpartnershipwithCameron
Peters Fine Lighting and supported by
Megaman,
lightjunction
will include an
installationby Blackbody, which uses
more than 2,700OLEDpixels to light the
way to the underground space, aswell as a
social lounge bar designed by lighting
specialist Foundry. Brands exhibiting
include: Lightyears, Artemide, Cini &
Nils, Örsjö andMarset – all of whichwill
be presenting newproducts for theUK
market. The
lightjunction
hubwill also
provide a place tomeet for specifiers and
manufacturers through scheduled one-
to-one speed dating sessions.
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As ever there are anarrayof features
The FlashFactories returnbringing a
fistful ofmanufacturing processes to life.
On the ground floor visitorswill be able
to see bespoke ceramic tiles cut and
hand-painted by Bert &May, crystal-
cutting courtesy of Irish company
WaterfordCrystal and live upholstery
fromNorfolk-based, furnituremaker
Coakley&Cox.Meanwhile Swedishduo
SoderlundDavidsonwill be creating
ceramic components for their candle
sticks (see page 40). Elsewhere, Dezeen
andMINI have joined forces to launch
Frontiers
, an exhibitionwhich asks a
group of designers, artists and architects
to explore how technology anddesign are
coming together to shape the future of
mobility (see page 26).
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Junction | 2014
Clockwise fromright:
Skyline
, Örsjö; making
at Coakley &Cox;
Aeon Rocket
pendant,
Lightyears
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