The Uma™ Chandelier And The Wet Bell™ Lamp

by • January 28, 2011 • Industrial And Product DesignComments (0)5337

Designer Giancarlo Tintori’s contemporary take on the chandelier comes in the form of a concentric cascade of methacrylate cones, “offering the same lustre and visual magnificence as its traditional forebears, and an even greater sense of allure and mystique.” Part of a new collection from Nemo Cassina, Uma™ uses fluorescent light and innumerable transparent acrylic cones to create an imposing form of lighting. And also available from Nemo Cassina is a new design by Kasper Salto & Thomas Sigsgaard: the curvilinear Wet Bell™, a hanging lamp that does not hang but is instead supported by a stem that descends from the ceiling. The elegantly flowing form of the stem outlines the shade (semi-ellipsoidal in shape, and made of turned aluminum with a sleek zapon lacquer finish) supporting it from below, “and thus conferring remarkable visual lightness.”

You can visit Nemo Cassina’s website to learn more about these fixtures, as well as several others, by clicking HERE.

Source: Moco Loco

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