Gubi Tynnel 1967 Pendant Lamp
ntroducing the 1967, a stunning piece distinguished by its conical canvas shade that emanates a gentle, warm ambient glow. Tynell's iconic brass hardware adds a touch of understated luxury to this luminary. Below the bulb, a fabric diffuser expertly modulates the light, while a captivating brass detail imparts a delightful character, subtly influencing the mesmerizing play of light it casts.
Each lamp exudes a harmonious blend of elegance and artistry.
Light source: Not included Recommended light source: 2x E27 max 10W
Lighting designer Paavo Tynell, “the man who illuminated Finland,” was one of the founders and chief designer of Taito Oy—the first industrial producer of lighting fixtures in Finland. With the innovation of electricity, Taito Oy and Tynell expanded the thinking and manufacturing of modern lighting solutions in Europe and abroad. His lighting designs varied from sconces, to desk and pendant lamps, to chandeliers. A master craftsmen himself, Tynell’s elegant brass designs were derivative of a traditional aesthetic with a modern sensibility. He also collaborated with some of the most celebrated Finnish architects of his day, such as Alvar Aalto and Eero Saarinen, working with them to incorporate artificial lighting into their modern environments. He is also known for his lighting design for the UN Secretary General’s office in New York.