by Eli Sidman

They saw me and I rose
They caught me and I froze
They stretched me and I seeped
They draped me and I heaped
They pressed me and I flowed
They lit me and I glowed

An ambient table lamp with printed silk pressed between polycarbonate sheets over a collapsible wire frame. Available in Thunderstorm (Blue and Cream), Evening (Blue and Peach), and Sundown (Purple and Pink).

Digitally printed silk fabric, polycarbonate sheets, aluminum rod, heat shrink tubing, light bulb socket and cord
11.5” H X 9.5” W x 7” D / 29cm H X 24cm W x 17.8cm D

Eli Sidman

Master of Design in Designed Objects, 2013

Taking inspiration from both scientific research and carefully observed human behavior, Eli Sidman’s designs provoke emotional connections with the natural world while striving to tangibly improve day-to-day life. He received a BA in Physics and Visual Art from Bowdoin College and designed teaching tools and science demonstrations at MIT.