Artek A808 Floor Light

Alvar Aalto

The A808 Light was designed in 1955/56 and has a classic appearance. The materials of these light make it very collectable and desirable - hand-turned steel shade, base and stand covered with black leather

  • Material:Steel Shade, Base and Stand covered in Leather. Top part of stand in polished brass
  • Dimensions: Diameter - 40cm x Height - 163cm
  • Delivery Time: Around 8 weeks
  • Bulbs: 1 x 60W E27 Halogen
  • Cable Length: 2.5 metres Black Plastic (Brass version) / White Plastic (White Version)
Designed By

Born in 1898 Aalto is one of the most important Finnish architect's of the 20th century who was a central figure in international modernism. His designs whether buildings or product are iconic and have influenced many designers since. During a long and prolific career, Aalto designed buildings for almost all key public institutions, as well as standardised housing and private homes. One of the co-founders of Artek, Aalto left a legacy with lasting resonance. His Artek 60 Stool is one of his most simple yet memorable designs.