Akari Light Sculptures
Isamu Noguchi, 1951
- Lampshades: washi paper, some partially painted. Some models with end pieces in wood/bamboo.
- Structure: bamboo/steel wire.
- Legs: painted steel wire.
- Light source: 4W LED
- Socket: E27
- Dimmability: not dimmable.
- Kelvin: 2700 K (warm white).
- Plug: Euro flat, 2-pin (type C plug).
- Max. watt: 12 W
- Energy efficiency: E
- Cable length for table lamps: 130 cm.
- Cable length for floor lamps: 300 cm.
- Cable length for ceiling lamps: 220 cm.
The oeuvre of Japanese-American artist and designer Isamu Noguchi is unusually multi-faceted, ranging from the fine arts to industrial design. Since 2002, Vitra has produced re-editions of his designs in cooperation with the Isamu Noguchi Foundation in New York.