Void light from Tom Dixon: The latest lighting from Dixon performed something of a magic trick: Not only did the orbs seem to hover weightlessly overhead, but their gentle illumination appeared to emanate from solid metal. The British designer said the brass, stainless steel and copper pieces are nods to the gold, silver and bronze that will be handed out at the 2012 Olympics in London. Trivia: Of the three metal options, which is heaviest? A company representative said the copper fixture is the heaviest; the stainless steel fixture is the lightest.
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