Carmencita + Applique à Volet Pivotant + Corazones \ Nemo Cassina Lighting

• October 12, 2011

With Christmas just around the corner, Nemo – Cassina Lighting captures the needs of stressed people trying to find the perfect gift for all their friends and family and pragmatically suggests three different lamps for three different characters, three solutions full of personality and style.

  • For connoisseurs: part of the “Classici” collection by Nemo – Cassina Lighting, the reedition of Applique à Volet Pivotant wall lamp by Charlotte Perriand
  • Playful: Carmencita by Hikaru Mori offers the special ironic touch and the possibility change the position of the lamp shades – with brandnew finishes – every now and then
  • From the heart: Corazones, the floor lamp by Spanish designer Agatha Ruiz de la Prada, has a fresh and warm hearted character
N carmencita 1 600x605 Carmencita + Applique à Volet Pivotant + Corazones \ Nemo Cassina Lighting

Image courtesy Nemo Cassina Lighting

N carmencita 2 600x558 Carmencita + Applique à Volet Pivotant + Corazones \ Nemo Cassina Lighting

Image courtesy Nemo Cassina Lighting

Carmencita _ design: Hikaru Mori
A simple yet ironic shape, recalling the 60’s mascot of an Italian coffee brand: this is Carmencita, conceived by Japanese designer Hikaru Mori for Nemo – Cassina Lighting. A cone made with white blown glass delicately diffuses the light. Its look is animated by two lampshades, the position of which can be easily changed.

Materials and finishes: opal white blown glass, shades in wood, reconditioned leather, peinted aluminium, translucid polycarbonate.
Note: Dimmable
Dimensions: Ø 42 cm, H 51 cm

N AppliqueAVoletPivotant 01 600x474 Carmencita + Applique à Volet Pivotant + Corazones \ Nemo Cassina Lighting

Image courtesy Nemo Cassina Lighting

N AppliqueAVoletPivotant 02 600x425 Carmencita + Applique à Volet Pivotant + Corazones \ Nemo Cassina Lighting

Image courtesy Nemo Cassina Lighting

Applique à Volet Pivotant _ design: Charlotte Perriand
Made in 1962 for the first time, the Applique a Volet Pivotant by Charlotte Perriand is still keeping its functional and architectural value. The pivoting screen in aluminium creates a different beam of light according to different needs. Originally made in different colours, today, the “pivotant” diffuser is painted light grey with epoxy resin.

Materials and finishes: Structure in white metal. Revolving plate in epoxycoated aluminium, grey or white.
Dimensions: L12,5 x H16,5 x W7 cm

N Corazones 01 600x724 Carmencita + Applique à Volet Pivotant + Corazones \ Nemo Cassina Lighting

Image courtesy Nemo Cassina Lighting

Corazones _ design: Agatha Ruiz de la Prada
Corazones by Agatha Ruiz de la Prada shows Agatha’s style and spirit. The hearts icon texture punctures the lamp structure and seems to fluctuate in the air between light and shade. Corazones is a decorative yet a very functional light, featuring a LED lamping.

Materials and finishes: body in white embossed aluminium. Base in white metal.
Notes: dimmable.
Dimensions: Ø22 cm, H182 cm

Tags: , ,

Category: Design, Lighting

Comments (1)

Trackback URL | Comments RSS Feed

  1. I adore transformed objects, especially in lighting you get mixed results