2012-06-3007
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Optibend

Light Guide Sheet

In-house design

Jung-Lieh Tsai, Pei-Chian Tsai, Meng-Chung Lee, Taiwan

Design

Duckimage Co., Ltd. (Ching-Chan Wang, Kai-Ping Liu, Wei-Li Hsiao, Chun-Yi Chen), Taiwan

Honourable Mention
Optibend is an innovative and novel product made of light guide sheets, providing even and pleasant indoor lighting. Simply adhered to the glass of a window, it reflects almost 80 per cent of the outside light to the ceiling and into the room, while blocking harmful ultraviolet and infrared rays. The product is available in a variety of design patterns and thus fits perfectly into different environments.

Statement by the jury

»Optibend provides an innovative possibility to save energy and at the same time serves as room decoration.«