Shigeru Ban, Hon. FAIA, winner of this year’s Pritzker Prize, designed the Yumi luminaire for Fontana Arte. A composite frame encased in carbon fiber allows for its pronounced bend, while 170 embedded LEDs deliver a diffuse downward glow. The pairing of a minimalist frame and a 3000K light source, the jury wrote in its statement, “is a surprise that feels like a little gift for the spectator.”

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