Comfort and convenience of modern apartment depends on the lighting. In addition to natural lighting, a great role in this belongs to artificial lighting. Correct lighting is not only coziness and comfort, it is the appropriate atmosphere in your home, the optimal conditions for work and rest, a good mood. To create artificial lighting apply lamps of various types and different functional purposes. With the help of lamps you can give the interior of the room a peculiar style and appearance.
In the last few years, copper is a very popular material among lighting designers around the world. It is an ideal material for the realization of creative ideas, which provides unlimited possibilities for work. Recognizing and age-old traditions are added to the aesthetic and technical potential.
That is why the experts of the British Institute of Colors AkzoNobel declared the shade of copper the main color of 2015. It combines orange and pink tones, and is also easily supplemented with neutral white, green, gold and brown hues. Copper is the only, truly non-ferrous metal.
Regardless of the style, copper fixtures are best combined with loft, rustic, chalet and vintage styles. Copper parts are also characteristic for modern interiors. This is proved by the master of modern English design Tom Dixon. The elegant and laconic silhouette of the Tom Dixon Copper Shade collection will not allow copper to depreciate.
The products of the series are represented by a regular spherical shape with a mirror surface. They are an example of a bright personality and will never go unnoticed. After all, even in the off state, these lamps are a bright object of the interior.
To obtain a perfectly smooth, reflective sphere, the company uses the latest technology of vacuum metallization. A thin layer of copper evaporates and is absorbed by the inner part of the polycarbonate region by electric charge. The maintenance of this technological process does not require such professional skills, as when creating a galvanic coating.
You can donate copper in different ways. This can be a variety of color options or a combination of unexpected materials. But in the collection of Brokis BALLONS, developed by the tandem of designers Lucie Koldova & Dan Yeffet, there is nothing unexpected. The series is based on the idea of a transparent almost invisible floating ball. The frame of the lamp is made of copper, so that an elegant light effect is created in the room.
Copenhagen is famous for the fact that you can always get something original. Thus, the local Danish lighting manufacturer No. 1 Louis Poulsen produces laconic lamps for modern interiors. For example, the collection Louis Poulsen PH Artichoke. It is suitable for those who want to be the master of the situation. The constructive feature of the model lies in the fact that from any position on it neither look, the light source is always hidden from the eyes. PH Artichoke made of copper, aluminum and steel flexibly adjusts to the situation, besides it looks very unusual.
Actively working with copper, as well as its alloys and the Italian factory Il Fanale. The balance found between the old design of lighting devices and modern technology allows the factory to position itself as a producer of high-class vintage lamps. Often appliances “under the old days”, form the lighting of trendy restaurants, recreating the atmosphere of the century before last. Mysterious shadows, twilight – everything has to make the visitor feel in a different era.
Unlike ultramodern models, the products of this company are unlikely to lose its relevance even after decades. After all, the presence of history is important here. The lighting devices from Il Fanale are the personification of the best traditions of the previous eras, but they are made with the help of modern equipment.
Fashion magazines often write about the vintage style, but to buy a real retro is quite difficult, and another stylization – do not want to. If in the interior design you are striving for laconism and expressiveness, your attention will certainly be possessed by the collection of Il Fanale GALILEO HI. It is characterized by a clear graphic silhouette in the form of an ideal hemisphere. The sketch series was designed as a tribute to the astronomical revolution. The contrast of copper and iron gives the product a special aesthetic appeal with a touch of antiquity.
Another collection from the brand Il Fanale OSTERIA was developed for lovers of interiors in the spirit of abandoned factories or factories. The most popular models were won in the artistic environment. Artists and photographers acquire them not only to design their own interiors, but also to create picture or photo galleries. Very successfully in these lamps look corresponding vintage lamps, they contribute to the maximum transfer of the atmosphere of those years.