Typography Vela Wall Sconce Lighting by Rakumba

Designed by Studio Truly Truly

Named for the VELA constellation, this new family of spherically formed luminaires suggesting celestial bodies interprets the Typography rail as the axis of an orbital space.  The distinctive plate feature alludes to the occlusion and shadowing created during eclipses, changing as the viewer moves about space.

This interplay of light and shadow is a fundamental aspect of Typography VELA. Bringing drama through Calder-evoking sculpture – either minimalist or extravagant – VELA invites designers to exercise creativity using the incredibly versatile Typography system as the backbone. A palette of black, golden, and De Stijl inspired colourways allows for every installation to stand as a unique artistic piece.

TYPOGRAPHY VELA: captivating constellations of light and shadow.


Available in an array of configurations :

Wall Light

Gantry Wall Rails


Finishes : Black

Stem Finish : Black Anodised or White

Plate Finish : Black Anodised, Golden Anodised, Red, Blue, Yellow or White

**Custom colours available on request.


Dimensions : Varies


Lead time:8 - 10 weeks
Delivery: More info on delivery
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Rakumba is a committed group of thinkers, designers, makers, artisans and engineers devoted to the mantra “Making Beauty”.

For more than fifty years, Rakumba has been creating beautiful decorative lighting. Authenticity and heritage underly their signature aesthetic of contemporary elegance.

As Australia’s oldest international lighting brand, Rakumba collaborates with established and emerging designers, consistently sharing knowledge and delivering an award-winning collection; demonstrated at it’s best through their Typography series, an ongoing collaboration with Netherlands-based Studio Truly Truly.

Today, Rakumba’s strength is drawn from delivering ‘effortless complexity’ through combining contemporary design, artisan craft, complex manufacturing and leading edge technology.

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