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The Hyperion lamp (Photo: Paul Heijnen)
Hyperion is a three-legged wooden mash-up of barn door light fixtures and the anglepoised lamp (Photo: Paul Heijnen)
Hyperion is not only an insectoid light fitting, it's the star of a (very short) stop motion film (Photo: Paul Heijnen)
There aren't enough stop motion animation films starring light fittings, in my opinion. Until today, I only knew of one: Luxo Jr, by Pixar. Hyperion is the second, and it stars the eponymous insectoid light fitting, designed by Paul Heijnen.
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