GERMANY | OLAF SCHROEDER: TUBE
SOON AT THE STATE OF DESIGN, BERLIN 2017 FESTIVAL, AS PART OF ALLES NEU, NIEUWE GERMAN GESTALTUNG #006A floor lamp that can be dimmed manually. By adjusting the cable from above the user can change the position of the light inside the acrylic tube, and thus also play with the nature and direction of the light. Olaf Schroeder Industrial Design was founded by its owner Olaf Schroeder in 1996 in Frankfurt/Main, and moved to Berlin in 2016. Apart from projects in technical design for the household companies Rowenta and Leifheit, and exhibition projects for the city government of Frankfurt, the studio also developed its own label, pure position, spezialised in children’s furniture. In 2013 the studio started a cooperation with the Düsseldorf based online furniture label Cubit. Olaf Schroeder also taught design at the Hochschule für Gestaltung in Offenbach/Main and the Design Department of Taichung University.