The fixture emits a soft and comfortable illumination. The metal version directs the light directly downwards and creates a soft and comfortable illumination due to the inner white painted shade and the reflection from the trumpet shaped stem. The acrylic version leaves a diffuse comfortable light atmosphere due to the color and the downward reflection from the inner shade.
Surface: White opal acrylic Material: Shade: Vacuum formed opal acrylic. Base: Aluminium. Cord length: 2.5 m Switch: On the cord with stepless dimming between 15 and 100%. Cord type: White plastic. LED driver: external with plug. There is a timer function for automatic switch off that can be set to 4 hours or 8 hours. It is possible to set the lamp to turn on with a specific light level. The lamp is fitted with an integrated energy-saving LED light source.
Verner Panton (1926-1998) is famous for his inspirational and colorful personality. A unique person with a special sense for color, shape, light function and space. Over the course of his career, Panton introduced a series of modern lamps with personalities unlike any of his Scandinavian contemporaries. With remarkable faith in the unlimited possibilities of form, he worked successfully to create a new set of theories about light function and influence on its surroundings.
Verner Panton studied at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen. After that he went working at Arne Jacobsen's architecural practice. He set up his own design studio in 1955.