johannes kiessler shades numerouno LED using corrugated cardboard
johannes kiessler shades numerouno LED using corrugated cardboard johannes kiessler shades numerouno LED using corrugated cardboard
may 07, 2014

johannes kiessler shades numerouno LED using corrugated cardboard

johannes kiessler shades numerouno LED using corrugated cardboard
all images courtesy of johannes kiessler




the ‘numerouno LED’ conceived by berlin-based designer johannes kiessler is a suspended light piece made from corrugated cardboard. the energy efficient product can be hung at varying heights from the ceiling, using wire, plastic and nylon thread. the project wanted to revisit the tradition of berlin’s industrial past, and the lamp is manufactured and assembled in the central district of charlottenburg. the ‘numerouno’ is available in four different colors, blue, red, mint and grey and uses just a 9W LED for illumination.


numerouno in blue




detail mint


numerouno red


detail red


detail grey



project info:


material: coloured corrugated cardboard, wire, plastic, nylon thread
dimensions: 107 x 14 x 7 cm
weight: approx. 600 g
parcel size: 120 x 15 x 15 cm
recommended height over tabletop: approx. 45 – 50 cm
power: 230v – 50hz 21w (basic version), 230v – 9w (led)
design: johannes kiessler



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