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Table Lamp BILIA Bulb by Gio Ponti for FontanaArte

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Table lamp BILIA Bulb was designed by Gio Ponti in 1932 and was manufactured in Italy for FontanaArte.


This lamp is all about a sphere in an apparently impossible feat: balancing on a cone that serves as its base. One of Gio Ponti’s many compositional magic tricks. The counterbalancing of two elementary geometric forms results in an original, perfectly proportioned object. An unpretentious composition, enriched by the extraordinary balance of its proportions and the stylish discretion of non-reflective materials. Light is diffused by the geometrical simplicity of the lamp's design.


Diffused light and dimmable switch button. Galvanised metal base, diffuser in white blown glass with a satin finish. Transparent power cable, dimmer and plug. Bulb not included.


BILIA is available with a bulb or integrated LED and in a mini version in a range of colours.


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Colour: Black, Brass, Copper, Silver

Material: Glass, Metal

Dimensions (cm): H 43 x Ø 20

Dimensions (in): H 16.9 x Ø 7.9

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Gio Ponti

Gio Ponti: The Icon of Italian Design

Gio Ponti was one of the most influential designers of the 20th century and a key figure in the world of Italian design. In this article, we will briefly examine his extraordinary career and his impact on the design world.

An Industrial Designer, Architect and Publisher

Gio Ponti is known for his versatility in Italian design. He designed iconic furniture pieces like the lightweight "Superleggera" chair for Cassina and innovative interior spaces that redefined the concept of form and function. His influence also extends to architecture, with projects like the Pirelli skyscraper in Milan.  Gio Ponti also collaborated with FontanaArte, Molteni&C and Poltrona Frau, three of the most renowned Italian design companies. With FontanaArte, Ponti designed lighting fixtures that showcased his innovative use of glass and metal. He also worked with Poltrona Frau to create iconic furniture pieces like the DEZZA armchair and sofa. These collaborations further cemented Ponti's status as a leading figure in Italian design, and his work with these companies continues to be celebrated and sought after by design enthusiasts around the world.

Domus and the Spread of Italian Design

Ponti was the founder of the magazine "Domus" a significant platform for promoting Italian design worldwide. Through this magazine, he contributed to spreading innovative ideas and establishing Italian design as a reference point.

A Lasting Legacy

Gio Ponti's career was crowned with numerous awards and accolades, and his legacy continues to inspire generations of designers. His work represents a pivotal chapter in the history of Italian design and stands as a testament to boundless creativity.

Gio Ponti was an icon of Italian design, a versatile visionary whose impact is still evident in the contemporary design industry. His legacy endures, promoting innovation and excellence in Italian design.