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Flat Bulb – pure style and inspiration

Since 1875, when Thomas Edison created the first commercially practical incandescent lamp every kid knows that the light bulbs are round shaped. The conventional re-design of the electric bulb from the Korean Designer Joonhuyn Kim is turning on 360’ the good old concept. Unlike the ordinary bulb, the shape is flat with 1/3 reduced volume and because of the slim design it easily fits in right-angled box, thus way preserving breakage.

inspirational flat bulb
inspirational flat bulb
(you really don’t want to byte a bulb)
inspirational slim bulb

Joonhuyn Kim work was on exhibition on 100% Design Tokyo 2008.

You can check Joonhuyn Kim portfolio for more works    via (Designboom)