With the advent of the deep plan office space the number of people working in conditions removed from sensory proximity to the natural environment has increase dramatically. The negative effect of this sensory deprivation is readily quantifiable in terms of sunlight deprivation alone, and most people will readily recognise their qualitative preference for the type of space they occupy. This project makes a simple recognition of the condition and attempts to find a temporary solution. A desk lamp is designed that traces the orbit of the sun, giving the user a sense of the passage of time and a smile. All the designs are inspired by Memphis. The sun light is powered by (Arduino is an open source electronics prototyping platform based on an easy to use hardware and software)

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