The design of the lamp takes inspiration from a natural phenomenon, the “fire tornado”. It creates a fire vortex to conjure a magnificent flame that gives an intense vibrant light. The “fire tornado”, an elongated spiraling flame is contained within a glass tube with an opening at the top end.
The Designer, Dr. Her-Mann Tsai has dedicated his life and career to accelerating the process of innovation and inventions. He is a fellow of the Science Centre Singapore and also teaches in the Singapore Management University. A prolific innovator himself, Dr Tsai has published over 120 articles, holds 4 patents, co-edited a book on flow control, and authored the book, “Invent: It’s in You”. His fire tornado cauldron invention housed the Olympic flame for the inaugural Singapore 2010 Youth Olympic Games.