Intended as a work of art, the Tabata lamp unites an industrial aesthetic with a warm light. Tabata was born after designer Luca Nichetto became intrigued by the idea of creating a lamp that appeared to float. Comprised of three interconnected metal modules, Tabata can be oriented by the owner to direct the diffused light source as desired.
Production process The Tabata wall lamp is made from cast aluminium, which has been powder coated to give a textured surface.
Materials Powder coated aluminium & frosted acrylic.
Voltage (V) 220-240V – 50HZ
Light source 4 x GU10 max 5W LED
- Size Description
15cm / 5.9in, D: 10cm / 3.9in, H: 21cm / 8.3in.
Luca Nichetto was born in 1976 in Venice, where he studied at the Art Institute. Afterwards he attended the University Institute of Architecture of Venice (IUAV), where he earned a degree in Industrial Design. He began his professional career in 1999 by designing his first projects in Murano glass for Salviati. That same year he began his collaboration with Foscarini, for whom he not only designed products, but also worked as a consultant on new materials research and product development (2001–2003). In 2006 he launched his own design firm, Nichetto&Partners, which specializes in industrial design and offers its services as a design consultancy. In 2011 he also opened another professional office in Stockholm, Sweden. In 2013 the Tales team commissioned to Nichetto, his first architecture, a 500 mq multi-brand showroom set at Beijing Lido Garden, called “Tales Pavilion”.