Winner of the
Northern Lighting Student Design Award 2015

Northern lighting is honoured to present the winner of the Northern Lighting Student Design Award 2015; Buddy by Mads Sætter-Lassen.

For the third time Northern Lighting hosted the Northern Lighting Student Design Award which was another successful year with over 120 contributions from talents from design schools all over the Nordic countries. This year we invited, young up- and coming talents to make future design trends come alive by challenging existing lighting innovations, shapes, materials and functions.

The winner, Mads Sætter-Lassen is a Master student at The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, The School of Design. His design “Buddy” is a table lamp with an extra feature.

The lighting object has a small functional storage unit that makes it easy to store pens, pencils or scissors on your desktop or in the hall. The shade is flexible and can be rotated in any direction making it a perfect reading light. This powder coated steel lamp has a colour palette in matte green, black, grey, white and coral.

The design of the multi-functionally Buddy is original; it has challenge the existing lightings innovations, shapes and function with its strong concept. We are very proud to present this lamp as the winner of Northern Lighting Student Award 2015.

Finalsts 2015:
2. Nestor Campos – Drift
3. Aija Hannula – Loop up

Honorable mentions:
Thea Jegerud – Snu
Susanne Notøy – Miihn