Designed by the Castiglioni brothers in 1962 the is a modern décor icon that has stood the test of time. Pendant lights and chandeliers often come with some innate amount of inflexibility after their installation.
The shiny metallic shades have many pastel hues for light modern layouts but also earthy colors for a retro environment and the lamp is not feminine by definition which let’s face it most of the beautiful and artful lamps are.
While it lends both elegance and ergonomics it is paramount that the lamp be placed in an uncluttered space. The curved demeanor the large ‘arc’ and exclusive design demand interiors that are clad smartly and in a neat fashion. This automatically makes the Arco a wonderful and seamlessly fit with the modern minimalist trend.
The texture of the shade is opaque and softly corrugated thought to reflect other light sources in the room while its own golden light is concentrated upon the table surface in an intense“light isle”. Gorgeous original and elegant nothing less expected of prestigious Catellani and Smith.
Designs that are inspired by nature are becoming more and more popular by the day. Part of it could be because of consumers who are far more Eco-conscious than ever before. It also seems apt that architects and designers are borrowing from the form that has been perfected by evolution over millions of years!
Sconces as bedside lighting also can double up as perfect spotlights for reading in the bed. Some can be placed just above the headboard and can be swung away when you do not really need them!