Ahmad Khoja
       
     
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Swirling Lamp - 25x25x60cm
       
     
Diamond Platter - 30x60x2cm
       
     
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Ahmad Khoja
       
     
Ahmad Khoja

Having studied and worked in the US and UK before moving to Beirut, Ahmad has experience both as an architect, furniture designer, installation artist, and fabricator. He has worked at a number of architecture firms on projects ranging in scale from low and highrise residential, commercial and furniture and interior detailing. He is a graduate of Columbia and Berkeley Universities and currently a part-time faculty member at LAU and AUB where he teaches parametric design. He is the founder of DAMJ design + craft, a design and fabrication company specializing in architecture, furniture, lighting, interior detailing, digital consulting and CNC fabrication.

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Swirling Lamp - 25x25x60cm
       
     
Swirling Lamp - 25x25x60cm

Based on a love of mathematics, the Swirling Lamp gets its character from the connection of a series of proportional rectangles superimposed on a parabolic shape. Manufacturing is done by laser-cutting and 3d-printing. Assembly is a simple feat using a set of snap-fit connectors.

Diamond Platter - 30x60x2cm
       
     
Diamond Platter - 30x60x2cm

Diamond Platter brings the intersection of a set of arcs to form a pattern of diamond-like shapes. The diamonds are carved through CNC-milling and filled with walnut wood paste. Versions of the design are availble in different fill colors in addition to sadaf (mother-of-pearl).

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