Vintage Mid Century Modern Lighting Fixtures

The so-called Mid Century style includes not only a number of beautifully designed furniture but also a number of extremely popular classic luminaires. The term Mid-Century Modern goes back to the same book of American Cara Greenberg, in 1983, the style of the furniture is first described in the early 50s. Today summarizes the length of time a little further and thinks at Mid-Century of architecture and furnishings from the 50s and 60s. The design of the post-war period has its roots in the 20s and thinks the principles of the Bauhaus and the International Style continued. In the architecture of the mid-century, this influence can be seen among others in the design of open-plan living spaces with large glass windows surface. Indoor and outdoor space to blend beautifully together. So is dispensed curtains and concerns when designing the terrace as a transition region with a.

The Mid-Century furniture design is experiencing a renaissance for some time, such as the draft Ero Saarinen, Verner Panton and Ray & Charles Eames are again very much appreciated today. Above all, enjoys the Scandinavian Design of Modern and postwar popular and is often subsumed under the term mid-century. Whether the rooms are now set strictly in the style of the 50s and 60s, or only bonds and individual pieces are taken out of this design classic, the lights, which we present today, are versatile. They can be combined to form wood furniture, String shelves, kidney tables and graphic fabrics as well as to Scandinavian Interior Design or classic-modern furnishing concepts where chrome and glass dominate. The models that we have selected from our online shop design place, partly design classic, some designs from the recent past that revive the style again.

Lamp Classic PH 5

With the pendulum lamp PH 5 is a classic of European mid-century designs. The timeless lamp is still produced by the Danish manufacturer Louis Poulsen after the original drafts. Poul Henningsen is the designer behind this cult lamp from 1958. It connects the PH 5 functionality with aesthetics in an exceptional way. The successful design is based on a Dreischrimprinzip which already PH 4/3 brought Hennigsen when he applied. By this construction, a majority of the light is reflected downwards. As with all of his designs, Hennigsen stayed even with the PH 5 causing it soft light and prevent disruptive aperture. For him, the kind of light output and the creation of shadows and reflections presented an important part of his work. The PH5 will be completed by the top by a trumpet-shaped screen, this dismisses also a part of the light to the sides. Therefore, the hanging lamp in the ON state is particularly beautiful. Because it illuminates next to their environment and themselves. In the classic color scheme of the interior cone is PH5 in red and the reflector in blue held, which produces a particularly warm light. The elegant pendant lamp is made of aluminum, is wet-painted and has a matt surface. It is available in various color combinations.

Timeless Beauty: AJ Royal

Even AJ Royal is a representative of the Mid Century Modern, which today is still produced by Louis Poulsen. This retro lamp comes from the famous architect and designer Arne Jacobsen. He has the pendant lamp designed in 1960 for the Copenhagen SAS Royal Hotel. AJ Royal consists of a hemisphere made of aluminum, which directs the light primarily downwards. The delicate rings at the top of the lampshade yet brightness can also gently move outward. At the same time gets AJ Royal by the illumination of the annular lamellae, a particularly attractive appearance. The combination of a discreet design and striking effect make this pendant lamp a valuable asset in modern rooms of various kinds. Today there is this design classic in two sizes, the original corresponding to the larger model with a diameter of 50 cm.

Innovative And Modern: Panthella

Verner Panton Panthella lights are late Vetreter of Mid Century style. Was designed the floor lamp with the mushroom head in 1971. Since then, this lamp classic generations of design enthusiasts convinced. At the Panthella also Panton preference can be experienced for lighting scenes. Shape and material properties are responsible for a particularly effective light output here. And at these two aspects also reflects the innovative spirit of Danish designer.Curved, flowing forms of plastic were unusual for that time and quite a challenge for the production. The trumpet-shaped foot is now made of ABS injection molding, the shield opal acrylic. Exactly these materials give the Panthella their sheen and make the floor lamp an eye-catcher at the latest when brightly lit adorns the room. Of course, Panton pendant lamps are Topan and FlowerPot representatives of Mid-Century era.

Concert von Jorn Utzon

This pendant lamp is one of the last designs of the Danish architect and designer Jørn Uzton. Concert indeed dates back to 2005, however, this lamp adds style perfectly into environments in mid-century. Your symptoms raises associations with the shape of the Sydney Opera House, whose architect was Utzon.The pendant consists of four superimposed rows lampshades and an opposite reflector. Concert is well thought not only in function, but it also has in its appearance: it is balanced, elegant and provides pleasant, glare-free light. She is best suited as a table lamp, because it gives a lot of light downwards, although in addition subtly emerges also through the Screen brightness gaps. Concert is produced by the Danish manufacturer Lightyears in two sizes. The pendant lamp  JU1 by Jörn Uzton way, comes from the 50s and is an original lamp classic of Mid-Century Modern.

A Cool Chandelier

The pendant lamp Cool by Frandsen is well suited to be integrated into the Mid-Century style. The modern, discreet appearance makes the Cool chandelier but versatile. In addition, the model is available in three surfaces, the scope of this lamp further extended. For the combination with kidney-shaped tables and other interior from the 50s and 60s, the execution in brass is advisable. It underlines the retro touch in addition. The delicate, minimalist design allows for the Cool particularly stand out the lighting means. For this reason, should also be considered during the selection of matching pears in this model. They round off the overall impression from only.

Mid-Century Table Lamp Birdy

Architect and designer Birger Dahl is counted among the pioneers of modern Scandinavian luminaire designs. His creative period falls in the middle of the last century, thus it is a classic representative of Mid-Century Modern. Its design language is characterized by a preference for geometric forms, which he combined with smooth transitions and smooth contours and refined. Clear pure forms are characteristic of his style which gives its products a modern phenomenon, which over time has inventory. Pendant lamp Dokka and serial Birdy are awarded and today successful designs. The series Birdy includes table, floor, and wall lights. Birger Dahl she designed the early 50s, today it is placed back in the original by Northern Lighting. The table lamp has a movable screen and is adjustable vertically and horizontally, so that it can be flexibly adjusted depending on the users needs. Birdy fits on the bedside table, as well as the working or the living room and each environment lend a noble Mid-Century-Touch.

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