Artemide Tolomeo Fluo with darklight louvre is perfectly suitable for a reading or office environment since it offers glare-free lighting. While the standard versions of Tolomeo Terra use a halogen lamp or LED, this version comes with a fluroescent bulb that spends only 18W energy. This means it has a 80% lower consumption than a conventional incandescent lamp, while offering the same light quality.
Tolomeo belongs to the most succsessfull and most popular design lamps of our times. Originally designed by Michele de Lucchi and Giancarlo Fassina in the 1980ies, it now has become the embodiment of modernity in home or office interiors. It is highly flexible due to an elaborate system of spring balancing. Visible joints and fixtures made of polished aluminium are responsible for the characteristical look of this famous luminaire. The base and cantilevered arms are made of aluminium. The unmistakable Tolomeo diffuser is also adjustable in all directions and made of opaque anodized aluminium. Tolomeo Terra won the prestigious Compasso d'Oro in 1989. Since, the product line is continuously completed by new variations and model types. Tolomeo enjoys worldwide cult status.