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 Arco floor lamp has survived over 5 decades of evolving design and interior décor trends. It is a tribute to the innovative foresight of Castiglioni brothers that it has cemented its place as a modern décor icon.
Black lampshades do not look out of place no matter what color scheme you already have going. That is one of the major perks that come with this distinctive lighting décor. If you have an all-white setting then the use of black lampshades is all the more pleasing as they offer a grounded and chic appeal that is similar to employing a ‘black and white’ theme.
The combination of table lamp on side of the bed or a couch and a matching floor lamp on the other side is a popular blend that seems to work beautifully. Similar blend of floor and desk lamps can be used in varying corners of the room to create a diverse and soothing atmosphere.
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.
The refined touch is conveyed by the matte black lacquered exterior combined with the golden interior which reflects and enriches the light. Hung in a cluster for vivid asymmetry or in a regular series for a very graphical and hieroglyphic impact they are essential modern concise and visually very catchy with just a slight amount of eccentricity.