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Maxim Maximov's Sixties Desk Lamp is Full of Personality

By: Meghan Young - Published: Oct 12, 2011 • References: maximovich-design and design-milk
The Sixties desk lamp adds more than a little personality to an office setting. It looks as though it were inspired by a cute Pixar character. Considering how popular animated films are becoming, it is not surprising that designers are injecting life-like qualities into their creations to strike a cord in the hearts of consumers around the world.

The Sixties desk lamp was the brainchild of Russian industrial designer Maxim Maximov. Modeled after a simple metal pipe, its adjustable neck proves useful in directing light where it is needed most on a minute basis and also lends an adorable touch. Curious at one point, dejected in another, how can anyone not love the Sixties desk lamp?