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Vitra - Akari 33N Pendant Lamp


Item number 114763
Vitra - Akari 33N pendant lamp
€796.00
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You can find more items in the collections Vitra Akari Light Sculptures, Vitra - Home Complements
Description

The pendant lamp Akari 33N is one of the Akari light sculptures from Isamu Noguchi. The filigree lamp with the characteristic appearance produces a soft light that permeates through a screen of fine shoji paper. The name Akari is, fitting to the airy design, the Japanese expression for brightness and light, which also includes airiness.

From 1951 the Japanese artist and designer Isamu Noguchi designed the Akari light sculptures, more than 100 handmade shoji paper models at a total, as table, stand or ceiling lamps.

“The light from an Akari lamp is like sunlight that is filtered through the shoji paper. The magic of the paper converts the cold electricity back to eternal sunlight. For the warmth also persists through the night filling our rooms” (Isamu Noguchi)

Properties
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Material Shoji-paper
Colour White
Dimensions Height: 160 cm, Depth: 47 cm, Length: 47 cm
Voltage 230V/50Hz
This luminaire is compatible with bulbs of the energy classes A++ to E (Energy efficiency classes: from A++ (very efficient) to E (less efficient))
Illuminant included No
Base E27
Maximum power 75 Watt
Item no. 114763
EAN 4055737005879
Design Isamu Noguchi
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Category Pendant lamps

YouTube-Video to the production of an Akari Lamp by Vitra

The video shows the manufacturing of an Akari lamp shade in real-time. The individual Shoji-paper layers are being put on a wooden construction model with concentrated handicraft and accuracy.


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