The Noguchi Museum, Japan
Akari Light Sculptures by Isamu Noguchi are considered icons of 1950s modern design. Designed by Noguchi beginning in 1951 and handmade for a half century by the original manufacturer in Gifu, Japan, the paper lanterns are a harmonious blend of Japanese handcraft and modernist form.
The lamps are created from handmade washi paper and bamboo ribbing. Akari's D series is available in 5 sizes.
Hardwire kit for ceiling box includes round white metal canopy, 4' white cord and socket $50. CAD