Table Lamp by Mario BOTTA
Table Lamp designed by Mario Botta. Italy, Artemide, 1986.
The SHOGUN table lamp, painted metal base with black and white stripes holding the lightbulb, on top are and two perforated metal lamp shades, creating a warm and wonderful play of shadows.
Mario Botta (1943-) first attended the Art College in Milan and then studied at the University Institute of Architecture in Venice, directed by Carlo Scarpa and Giuseppe Mazzariol. He received his professional degree in 1969. Botta always committed himself in an intense architectural research and since 1996 he is involved as creator and founder of the new Academy of Architecture in Ticino.