Vitra Akari 1A
- Designer Isamu Noguchi
- Brand Vitra
- Retailer In Good Company
- Dimensions Various
- Materials Handmade washi paper and bamboo ribbing.
The Vitra Akari 1A by Isamu Noguchi is considered an icon 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 ceiling shades are made of handmade washi paper and bamboo ribbing.
Interiors Featuring Vitra Akari 1A