• Akari 1A, 1951, Isamu noguchi, Vitra
  • Akari 1A, 1951, Isamu noguchi, Vitra
  • Akari 1A, 1951, Isamu noguchi, Vitra
  • Akari 1A, 1951, Isamu noguchi, Vitra

Akari 1A, 1951

1A Akari Light Sculpture by Isamu Noguchi for Vitra.

In 1951, American/Japanese artist and designer Isamu Noguchi started to design the Akari Light Sculptures, a total of over 100 hand-made Shoji-paper models for table lights, standard lamps or ceiling luminaires. For the name of this lighting series he chose the word "akari", the Japanese terms for brightness and light, and also lightness.

Herman Miller has the sole license for the Isamu Noguchi collection in the U.S. and the Far East. Therefore the export of these products from the UK to the U.S. is not possible.

For more information please contact Herman Miller.

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1A Akari Light Sculpture by Isamu Noguchi for Vitra.

In 1951, American/Japanese artist and designer Isamu Noguchi started to design the Akari Light Sculptures, a total of over 100 hand-made Shoji-paper models for table lights, standard lamps or ceiling luminaires. For the name of this lighting series he chose the word "akari", the Japanese terms for brightness and light, and also lightness.

Herman Miller has the sole license for the Isamu Noguchi collection in the U.S. and the Far East. Therefore the export of these products from the UK to the U.S. is not possible.

For more information please contact Herman Miller.

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25w x 25d x 43cmh

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Made with handmade washi paper and bamboo ribbing, supported by a metal frame.
Table lamp with pull switch
Thread length 15mm
Cable length 135cm
200-240V 50/60Hz
Light Bulb 4W LED included (A+)

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Vitra is a Swiss based manufacturer of designer home and office furniture, lighting and accessories.

Vitra is a Swiss based manufacturer of designer home and office furniture, lighting and accessories.

Originally founded in Weil am Rhein, Germany in 1950 by Willi Fehlbaum, the company moved to Birsfelden, Switzerland in 1994. Soon after forming, Vitra acquired licences for the products of many renowned American designers, including Charles and Ray Eames, and George Nelson.

Vitra have continued to produce innovative products and concepts, working with established designers to push boundaries within design.

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