Kartell Kabuki Floor Light Ferruccio Laviani
Kartell Kabuki Floor Light Ferruccio Laviani – The Kabuki floor lamp is injection moulded. The sophisticated injection technology used makes it possible to crate a woven structure similar to lace with a unique perforated surface through which the light is diffused.
Indoor use only. Outdoor version also available here
Materials: transparent or mass-dyed thermoplastic technopolymer
Bulb: Dimmable; Protection degree: IP20; CE certified, 26 W LED Max.
Size: H 166 cm, Dia 50 cm
Weight: 6.7 kg
The Designer: Born in Cremona in 1960 Ferruccio Laviani attended the Istituto Professionale Internazionale per l’Artigianato Liutario e del Legno di Cremona, receiving his degree in 1978. He later attended the Faculty of Architecture, at the Politecnico di Milano where he graduated in 1986, while attending at the same time the Scuola Politecnica di Design in Milan from 1982 to 1984.
In 1983 he started working for Michele De Lucchi; he became a partner in 1986 and worked there until 1991, when he decided to open his own studio in Milan. Laviani’s work mainly focuses on product design, interior design, art direction and graphics. Since 1991, he is the Art Director for Kartell; same role he has played for other companies such as Flos, De Padova, Foscarini, Moroso, Society (Limonta), Emmemobili.
The Brand: A leading design company, founded in 1949 by Giulio Castelli and now run by Claudio Luti, Kartell is one of the symbols of Italian design around the world. A success story told through an incredible series of products – furniture, furnishings, lighting, home accessories – that have become part of the domestic landscape, not to mention actual contemporary design icons.
Kartell collaborates with the most prestigious international designers. The Kartell collection is multifunctional and of broad appeal, easy to use and beautiful to behold. Colour, irony, transparency, unique shapes and a play of the senses all come together to make unique pieces: Kartell product is immediately recognisable around the world for the emotion it generates, its durability and undisputed quality.