The Castiglioni brothers often created designs that challenged our perspective, and the Taccia, which gives the illusion of an upside-down hanging lamp, is an inspired example of that. Designed by the famed duo in 1962, the Taccia has a concave spun-aluminum reflector with a matte white finish. Its light can be adjusted by positioning the blown glass diffuser as necessary. Its base is made of extruded aluminum and is available in an anodized matte black or natural sandblasted finish.
The Taccia emits reflected light. It is available in black/anodized aluminum and has two options for its light source:
- Remote Phosphor LED
Lamp (Bulb) Description
1 Remote Phosphor LED 2700K 930lm CRI 95 25 W 1 x 60W PAR 30 Halogen (Included) 1 COB LED 2700K 2068lm CRI 93 - 28W DIMMER
Indoor - Dry Location
Black Anodized Silver
Dimmer switch that provide ON-OFF functions and 10-100% light adjustment with memory Power cord with ON-OFF switch Polarized power cord with ON-OFF
Cord Length / Color
94" - Black
20.72 lbs 20.72 lbs
Main Spare Image
A clever play on perspective from the famed Castiglioni brothers.
Inspiration behind the design:
Their industrial backgrounds are evident in this design, a shining example of the way Achille and Pier Giacomo Castiglioni applied a minimalist approach to refurbishing everyday objects.