Benjamin Hubert textile lamp

Tenda is a series of textile lamps launching at the London Design Festival as a result of Benjamin Hubert’s materials driven research. Tenda is Italian for tent is comprised of materials from a diverse mix of industries:

-Fibre glass rods from the kite manufacturing industry
-Lycra from the sports industry
-4 way stretch mesh from the underwear industry
-A construction technique from the tent industry

Benjamin Hubert drawing of lamp

The interplay between external stretched convex curves and internal concave forms creates a dynamic typology of components and progressive design language, says Benjamin Hubert.

Components for lamp

Tenda lamp

Detail of textile lamp

Benjamin Hubert design

Tenda is the first product he has designed, developed and will now now sell independently.