Nima Bavardi-Lunipse Lighting

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Interview with Nima Bavardi : Frank Scott: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design?. Nima Bavardi : The particular shape of the dining table lamp set refers to the phenomenon of lunar eclipse because of the refraction of sunlight by the Earth's atmosphere into the shadow cone. .Frank Scott: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve?. Nima Bavardi : My main focus was to join performance and aesthetic beauty together and make emotional connection between the concept and the user. .Frank Scott: What are your future plans for this award winning design?. Nima Bavardi : Actually i did not think about that but of course i will wait for founders for any offers for producing it. .Frank Scott: How long did it take you to design this particular concept?. Nima Bavardi : I do not remember exactly but i researched a lot about user experiences to design a true concept and i think it took 2 month till completing the concept. .Frank Scott: Why did you design this particular concept? Was this design commissioned or did you decide to pursuit an inspiration?. Nima Bavardi : I pursuit an inspiration and wanted to join function and aesthetics together and also make connection between the concept and the user. .Frank Scott: Is your design being produced or used by another company, or do you plan to sell or lease the production rights or do you intent to produce your work yourself?. Nima Bavardi : Not produced yet and as i told i am waiting orders from founders for producing it. .Frank Scott: What made you design this particular type of work?. Nima Bavardi : Once i was walking at night and i saw some couple were looking at the sky and the moon and they say lovely words to each other while waking so i decided to bring that amazing scene to atmosphere of home at nights and users sense it. .Frank Scott: Where there any other designs and/or designers that helped the influence the design of your work?. Nima Bavardi : Yes, my previous design "NewMoon" helped me to design this new concept. .Frank Scott: Who is the target customer for his design?. Nima Bavardi : all people from kids to old especially lovers! .Frank Scott: What sets this design apart from other similar or resembling concepts?. Nima Bavardi : function and aesthetic beauty are joined together and also it makes emotional connection between the concept and the users. .Frank Scott: How did you come up with the name for this design? What does it mean?. Nima Bavardi : Lunipse is abbreviation of lunar eclipse tha presents the phenomenon of the lunar eclipse. .Frank Scott: What is the most unique aspect of your design?. Nima Bavardi : I decided to bring the moonlight and lovely scenes to atmosphere of home at nights so i made emotional connection between the concept and the user by designing it and also function and aesthetic beauty are joined together. .Frank Scott: What is the role of technology in this particular design?. Nima Bavardi : The glassy pendant dining table lighting is made by blown method and the luminosity parts are the latest LEDs. .Frank Scott: Is your design influenced by data or analytical research in any way? What kind of research did you conduct for making this design?. Nima Bavardi : As i said before i researched about user experiences and ... . .Frank Scott: What are some of the challenges you faced during the design/realization of your concept?. Nima Bavardi : making emotional connection between the concept and the user and also joining function and aesthetic beuty together. .Frank Scott: How did you decide to submit your design to an international design competition?. Nima Bavardi : Actually i was sure that my design will win because there are many researches behind it and it is different from other lighting concepts and products. .Frank Scott: What did you learn or how did you improve yourself during the designing of this work?. Nima Bavardi : I learned a good design should should easily connect, speak, be a friend, love and live with the user. That is why the user love the design. Emotional connection between a product an the user is my main perspective of explaining a good design. Joining all aspects of aesthetic, ergonomic, form, function, usabality, accessibility, ... complete the meaning of a good design. That is all I do in my designs. .

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