November 2, 2014

Aalto A 110 Black Pendant by artek








Alvar Aalto's modernist A 110 lamp is the ultimate mid century modern pendant light! The iconic A 110 pendant lamp was designed by the Finnish architect Alvar Aalto in 1952. This modernist pendant lamp captures the essence of Scandinavian design with its clean lines and sleek appearance. The beauty lies in the simplicity of its design; Alvar Aalto's A 110 is confident with a striking lack of embellishment. The A 110 is a great and stylish pendant lamp that incorporates a natural aesthetic of understated Scandinavian design. This modernist pendant light looks beautiful above a kitchen counter or when hung in multiples at varying heights. With a design appeal that is truly timeless, the classic A 110 pendant lamp is a Stardust Staff Pick and a favorite among our customers who appreciate the classics of modern design.


Alvar Aalto was one of the greatest names in modern architecture and Scandinavian design. He was a pivotal figure in the international modernist movement. From light fixtures and furniture to modern architecture, Alvar Aalto's design was minimal yet sophisticated while offering a timeless quality that endures. Alvar brilliant A 110 pendant lamp is a flawless modernist design classic still meticulously crafted at the Artek factory in Helsinki Finland.




Alvar Aalto's A 110 pendant lamp is available with either a polished brass ring or a black lacquered ring. While the A 110 pendant lamp can take either incandescent or CFL lamps, our personal preference goes to an incandescent light bulb. This is after all a classic icon of modern design.

Mid Century Modern Scandinavian Design Classic by Stardust Modern Design.