Green Design 2-Eco Lighting: The Green Times

Media: Online Magazine - The Green Times

Date: July 2010

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Green Design 2: Eco Lighting

A range of delightful lighting: standing lamps, desk lamps, pendant fittings and chandeliers, are handcrafted  in Cape Town, using materials that are as eco-friendly as can be.

Designed and made (until the workshop is up and running) by architect Andy Horn, they follow his passion for the respect and understanding of nature and natural elements, and how best they can be applied in our living, working and recreational spaces.

Andy has strong interest in using moon phase harvested timber in his architectural projects and applies this knowledge here with the timber components of these light fittings.

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Nieuwoudtville Award

Eco Design Architects was awarded the Holcim Award for Sustainable Construction 2005 & took silver in the Africa and Middle East Region for their designs for the Nieuwoudtville Caravan Site Upgrade

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Mamre Revitalization Project is an initiative by the City of Cape Town to promote the preservation and restoration of Mamre’s rich heritage resources, while helping to alleviate poverty and promote skills transfer. Eco Design Architects have been appointed by the city to assist the community with this project. Click here for more info or go to Mamre Revitalization Project Website