GUBI Turbo Pendant by Louis Weisdorf


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  • Sold out Small 14.2"
  • Sold out Large 24.4"

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Turbo Pendant by Louis Weisdorf for GUBI

Louis Weisdorf's Turbo Pendant was designed in 1965, but first put into production in 1967 and has achieved great success over the years. It illustrates design at its best: it is simple in form, yet complex in structure and combines a sense of airiness and strength in a beautiful sculptural whole.

The inspiration for the lamp is the lightness of the Japanese rice paper transformed into a more durable and sturdy version. The outer curve of the lamp is made of twelve similar spiral lamellae, that form a flower-like globe that shields the light. The Turbo Pendant is a perfect example of Weisdorf's passion for multiply repeating elements that he used for most of his works.

Designer: Louis Weisdorf, 1965
Manufacturer: GUBI
     Small: 14.2"Ø dia
     Large: 24.4"Ø dia


  • Made of 12 equal aluminum slats, spirally twisted and mounted together
  • Powder-coated matte white
  • Fabric cord and canopy are matte white
  • Fabric cord length: 149"
  • E26 socket, max 100W incandescent bulb (not included)

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