Design Konstantin Grcic, 1998. Polycarbonate, waterproof on/off switch. Made in Italy by Flos. Smart and imaginative utility lighting with hook and cord-winder built right into the design. Available in your choice of either a black or orange handle with a 15' cord. Selected into the Museum of Modern Art's permanent collection. Konstantin Grcic was born in Munich, Germany in 1965. After training as a cabinet maker at Parnham College in England he studied design at the Royal College of Art in London from 1988-1990. Konstantin Grcic creates industrial products widely described as pared down, simple, minimalist. What sets him apart from the minimalism in fashionable currency today is that he defines function in human terms, combining maximum formal strictness with considerable mental acuity and humor. 20.8" H | 8.4" dia | requires 1x60w A-19 med. Base frosted incandescent bulb.