LONGO is an outstanding
creation that reveals a new vision between traditional and technological values,
embodying a message that describes the possibility to join undeniable technology
to traditional craftsmanship.
The result is a design that reflects at its best modern culture and its values:
patches of cultural heritage and future visions.
Thinking of a world in constant change, in ever changing environments, LONGO
is a ceramic LED hanging lamp that features an innovative quest for a poetical
simplicity, geometrical, metaphorical and evocative
LONGO is somehow highlighting design simplicity and the increasing tendency
to the renewed use of a so called “traditional materials”, the
ceramic, and a growing interest by the impeccable traditional craftsman’s
This way, the material selection was a very important issue on this project,
because of its amazing properties, ceramic is a dynamic material that permits
free creativity and it’s ecologically friendly.
It’s the unexpected material connected with the unexpected shapes and
The mix between the traditional material and the recent technology comes along
with the use of LED elements, because this is becoming the future of light
and is replacing nowadays the traditional light sources that we know.
LEDs present many advantages over incandescent light sources including lower
energy consumption, longer lifetime, improved robustness, smaller size, faster
switching, and greater durability and reliability.
x 200mm x 300mm
Weight: 3,825 Kg