KoKoRo® Table Lamp | Ingo Maurer Kokoro KoKoRo® Table Lamp | Ingo Maurer Kokoro

    KoKoRo® Table Lamp | Ingo Maurer Kokoro

    Price: $1,650.00

    Code: KOKORO

    Ingo Maurer Kokoro MaMo Nouchies Series Lamp
    Designer: Dagmar Mombach
    Manufacturer: Ingo Maurer

    Exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art, New York.

    Kokoro is a dreamlike table lamp from the series The MaMo Nouchies by Ingo Maurer. This lamp impresses with a artful strong-red paper, which is curved around a bar of stainless steel. The end of the lamp bar is configured by a red silicone peak, underneath a heart shaped mirror is located for light reflections. The Kokoro metal base secures a safe stand, a stainless steel connection cable, a cord transformer with slide control.

    Ingo Maurer's long-standing interest in materials and his passion for paper are combined with his admiration for Japanese art. With the MaMo Nouchies, Maurer and Dagmar Mombach, who developed the technique for transforming the paper, pay homage to Isamu Noguchi, whose ideas were based on the traditional Japanese craft of Akari. The name of the series comes from the first two letters of Maurer's and Mombach's last names, along with Nouchies, a pun on Noguchi. The names of the individual lamps are named after ancient tribal spirits from all over the world.

    Mombach's technique, all performed by hand according to the Japanese tradition, involves the manipulation of plain sheets of paper, by pulling and folding. Often up to eight separate treatments are needed to create the desired effect.

  • Size: 31.5"H
  • Light Bulb: 1 x 50W HAL
  • Cable Length: 9.8'
  • Material: paper, metal, stainless steel, glass
  • Bulbs included: Yes

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