Wagenfeld Table Lamp WG 28 Tecnolumen
WG 28 - from the 30s to the new millennium
Or so one might reduce the long road of WG 28 table lamp on the essentials. For the 1930, designed by Wilhelm Wagenfeld and recognizable by the Bauhaus style embossed WG 28 has defied time and is still available today. This is thanks to, among others, the manufacturer Tecnolumen who kept the design for timeless and therefore did not shrink around 1979 before a new edition.
The WG 28 came, however, not by anyone, but a known quantity when it comes to the industrial-inspired combination of craftsmanship and inspired forms. So was Wagenfeld as a teacher or professor familiar with both the environment visual arts as well as senior positions in industrial design with expert glass and metal processing.
The passion that was behind these activities could Wilhelm Wagenfeld bring early in his lamps expressed. In plants, yet provide the how the WG 28, even decades after their designs for attention.