About the Designer
Ron Rezek is a design entrepreneur. For over four decades, he has designed, manufactured and marketed cutting-edge products as varied as contemporary ceiling fans, lighting and lifeguard equipment. "Most designers don't have the luxury of seeing their own projects through to the market," says Ron. "I do." Ron Rezek is also the founder of The Modern Fan Company, a manufacturer of contemporary ceiling fans. He designed the world's first contemporary-styled ceiling fan in 1986. The Stratos continues to define 21st-century ceiling fan design. He was granted patents for the fan's design and mechanics. Before his success with ceiling fans, Ron earned a reputation as a successful lighting designer. He started Ron Rezek Lighting in 1978 to modernize the decorative lighting industry. He maintained showrooms in Los Angeles and New York and produced the lighting in Culver City. In 2004, he sold the company to long-time partner, Artemide, and continues to design lighting for the collection.
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|Fixture Type: Wall lantern||Finish: Silver|
|Fixture Material: Metal||Shade Material: Glass|
|Style: Modern||Number of Lights: 2|
|Bulb Type: Fluorescent||Voltage: 12 Volts (V)|
|Solar Powered: No||Country of Manufacture: Italy|
|Damp, Dry or Wet Location Listed: Wet||UL Listed: Yes|
Beyond the definition, the human light is intelligent light. A light that knows it has to relate to people, accompanying them in their daily activities. That is why Artemide's attention today is concentrated on the concept of the context of life, understood as a specific microenvironment in which an event occurs where one or more persons are the protagonist, every context of life can be associated with different light contexts, or the different atmospheres of light characterized by the activities that, at various moments of the day, have us as protagonists, starting from these contexts and the lighting conditions that characterize them, Artemide proposes products capable of meeting people's multiple needs and offering the light performance characteristics most suited to each moment of life, it is light that is flexible and adaptable, which produces the optimum visual precision, and consumes the minimum environmental resources, it is Artemide light.
The Artemide group, founded by Ernesto Gismondi in 1959, today operates throughout the world, with 16 subsidiaries and affiliated companies, and 35 exclusive distributors. They have production centers in Italy, France, Germany, the USA, Hungary and the Czech Republic. In a policy aimed at satisfying all lighting needs, the Artemide group has recently acquired companies that reinforce its position as a world leader and further diversifies the offerings. For contexts of life, Artemide offers not only lamps for moments of relaxation at home, but also large sophisticated installations for lighting public and private professional activities.
Technological and productive expertise is achieved through research and development centers, with the product planning and engineering section, laboratories for technical conformity and self-certification tests, and production units equipped with avant-garde processes. A production structure that can offer expertise in the processing of traditional materials such as glass, as well as the capacity for innovation with recently introduced materials such as titanium. Lighting performance characteristics extend from a light with atmosphere, variable, colored, to the most precise of lights for community environments. The vast range of options reflects the commitment of the whole organization to provide a product guaranteed by the Artemide brand, throughout the world, with an image that is strong and consistant - That of a leader in the lighting industry.
Rezek is a USA company of the Artemide group, with product development and manufacturing facilities in Culver City, California. Founded by designer Ron Rezek in 1978, the Rezek company has gained strong recognition and appreciation among the architectural and interior design community for the distinctly creative design and quality construction of its American made lighting products for residential and commercial applications.
Oy Light, a newly formed lighting company based in Milan, Italy, is distributed in the USA by Artemide. The company was founded by Carlo Forcolini, Nedo Guisti, and Giancarlo Fassina, all with many years of experience in lighting product design, development, and manufacturing. The company's initial limited collection features the stunning Galileo table and floor series.
James from Indianapolis, IN– Verified Buyer– Top 100 Reviewer
Nice light, very modern and perfect for outdoors. Very expensive
carol from Staten Island, NY– Verified Buyer
Beautiful look to outside deck very modern. Great lighten and sleek