“I envisioned Solium to be the negative of light. It stands boldly and sensually, as sultry as Sophia Loren.

Base diameter
30cm
Colour
White
Colour rendering index
80
Colour temperature
3000k
Dimmable
Yes
Energy label
A++ → A
Glow wire test
650°C°
Height
191cm
Light bulb type
Integrated LED
Light bulbs included
Yes
Luminous flux
945lm
Protection
IP20
Wattage
37w
Year
2013

The shade flays out from an undulating base. The concave surface casts a glow of light which bounces off the lamp and projects on to the wall. The elegant thin shell is constructed out of fiberglass to create an extremely lightweight, and long lasting sculptural object”. Karim Rashid 2013 A single material and a single manufacturing process produce a synthesis between the frame and the optical unit. Fiberglass – a sustainable, ultralight, strong, and long-lasting material – optimizes both the luminous performance and the shape. The appliance body itself works as a reflector that, coupled with a dedicated optical unit, results into high light-diffusing efficiency. Materials: methacrylate, steel


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