The K-Blade Lamp by Riva 1920 is Minimalist and Sculptural

 - Jan 30, 2014
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The K-Blade Lamp is a modern light fixture that nevertheless brings to mind the clean look of wooden furniture from the '70s. Slightly sculptural with an overall minimalist appeal, the K-Blade Lamp is an eye-catching design that nevertheless blends into existing decor perfectly.

Designed by Riva 1920, a design studio based in Cantu, Italy, the K-Blade Lamp is made out of Kauri wood sourced from New Zealand and uses a single Philips OLED panel. It is interesting to see the prehistoric timber come together with some of the latest technology in the lighting industry.

What makes the K-Blade Lamp even more special is its dual cantilevered design. While the light source far extends the bottom 'shelf,' the latter can easily be used to rest one's smartphone while toiling away at work.