TACCIA TABLE LAMP
Table lamp providing indirect and reflected light. Reflector in painted aluminium, gloss white on the outside and matt white on the inside.. Directionable diffuser in transparent mouth-blown glass. Body in matt black. silver anodized or bronze anodized aluminium. Base in nickel-plated metal. Electric cable of useful length 220 cm, with dimmer switch for ON/OFF and adjustment of the light flow between 10-100%. Plug-in power supply with interchangeable plugs.
Born in Milan in 1918. As early as 1940 he dedicated himself to testing industrial production with brothers Livio (1911-1979) and Pier Giacomo (1913-1968). After graduating in architecture in 1944, he began research into shapes, techniques and new materials, aimed at developing an integral design process.
He was one of the founders of ADI in 1956. In 1969, he was authorized by the Ministry of Education to teach “Artistic Design for Industry” and was a professor at Turin´s Faculty of Architecture until 1980 and then professor of “Industrial Design ” in Milan until 1993.