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Tupla Kupla

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The Tupla Kupla was first introduced in 2003 at an exhibition celebrating Eero Aarnio’s 50-year artistic career. The Tupla Kupla product family includes a table lamp and a large, sculptural floor lamp. The product is part of the Innolux wholesale selection and is made by Melaja Oy.

  • SKU: 308020
  • Tupla Kupla M: 308020

    • Size: 580 x 530 x 280 mm
      Power: 3 X E14 6,5W LED
      Lamp base: E14
      Material: Polyethene
      IP class: IP20
      Including light source: Yes
      Weight: 3 kg
      Cord length: 200 cm

    Tupla Kupla XL: 308030

    • Size: 1350 x 630 x 1300 mm
      Power: 1 x 23 W 2 x 20 W
      Lamp base: E27
      Material: Polyethene
      IP class: IP20 
      Including light source: Yes
      Weight: 17 kg
      Cord length: 300 cm

    Interior designer, honorary professor, born 1932

    Eero Aarnio is one of the great innovators of modern furniture design, not only in Finland but worldwide. The hallmarks of Aarnio’s designs are playful and ingeniously simplified shapes, materials and vibrant colours. In addition, his designs invariably succeed in offering economically sustainable solutions for both the users of the objects and its manufacture. Aarnio became renowned in the 1960s for his Bubble and Pastil chairs, which were designed from fibreglass and have been in continuous production ever since. Aarnio produces several stylish new interior items every year, as well as including furniture, luminaires and textiles.

    Aarnio has said that plastic is a material he is particularly fond of, because it is as malleable and multi-faceted as his own imagination. Aarnio compares his design process to putting together a jigsaw puzzle. At first there always seems to be too many pieces to choose from, but before long things start to become coherent, and little by little the pieces fit logically into place. Aarnio has received many significant awards throughout his long and distinguished career, including the International Design Award of the American Industrial Design Award (New York 1968) for his Pastil chair, the Finland Prize of the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture in 2005, the Italian ADI Compasso d'Oro Award for industrial design in 2008 for the Trioli chair designed for Magis, and the Pro Finlandia Medal in 2010. Many of Aarnio’s works are on permanent display in several prestigious museums around the world, including the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Victoria and Albert Museum in London and the Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein, Germany.

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