MATHMOS AIRSWITCH

Glass table lamp controlled by hand gesture

–2005

Two Create design Airswitch
TC for British lighting
manufacturer Mathmos.

Airswitch TC is a mouth blown glass table lamp, which uses a unique and patented infa-red technology. Move your hand horizontally above the lamp to switch it on and off, and move your hand vertically to raise and dim the lamp. Airswitch TC is available in 7 colourways.

Airswitch TC became part of the permanent collection at the V&A Museum in 2008. The lamp also won a GA Contemporary Home Accessory Award. A customised Mathmos Airswitch TC lamp with one-off gold insert was recently sold at the Design Junction 2012 to raise money for cancer charity ‘Maggie’s’.

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