Give a cheerful touch of surrealism to your favorite space with this lampshade by Italian designer Marco Bonatti. Irony is the main feature of Bonatti's style, and it pervades this fun lightshade with two illustrations titleed, “cacti che si passano il filo interdentale" ( The Flossing Catcus) and "cani veterinari" (Vet Dogs).
Marco Bonatti was born in 1986 in the Desenzano del Garda of Italy where he lives and still works with his cats and family. He has always tried to cultivate his passion for the graphic arts, and after starting his training at the Art Institute of Guidizzolo (MN) and concluded at the School of Comics in Milan, he began to work as a freelancer illustrator for advertising agencies, as well as on illustrated books for children, and as a colorist and teacher of drawing. He has published with ZOOlibri "Il Proncipe non ranocchio”; Edizioni Corsare "AEIOU"; Eli La Spiga Edizioni "Puzza e verdura" and with Edizioni Messaggero Padova "Parole di Natale. 25 storie per l’attesa".
Bonatti is currently lucky enough to be represented internationally by the illustrators' agency Illozoo, an opportunity that has led him to collaborate with various publishing companies around the world. Among his most recent creations are the illustrations of for the famous clothing brand Original Marines' spring catalog.
His website is www.behance.net/marcobonatti.
Each lamp shade is made of poplar wood, it has a diameter of 33 cm and a thickness of 0.5 cm, it's also reversible allowing you to change the look of your environment at any time.
Use it as a lampshade for a pendant or it can easily be hung on the wall or ceiling in combination with our Fermaluce light.