TMC Floor Design Miguel Mila for Santa en Cole
The TMC floor lamp is designed by Miguel Mila in 1961. In 2011 because of its 50th anniversary, the TMC is re-released by Santa Cole. In this last final Edition (quote Miguel Mila) of the TMC lamp a few improvements were added such as the adjustment mechanism of the hood. The row of openings have given way to a magnetic construction whereby the hood now on any height can be placed. This makes this metal version just as minimalistic as the wood version of the TMM floor lamp. The on/off switch in the hood works by gently pulling the cord, turn the lamp on and off. This design classic masterpiece now at Smukdesign supplied with LED light source. The height of the TMC floor lamp is 171 cm and the diameter of the Hood is 30 cm.
The light source of the TMC Floor a 8 Watt LED light source corresponding to the light output of a 60 Watt conventional light bulb. The color of the light is 2700 K, what we experience as warm white light. The LED Light source is included with the lamp.
Santa & Cole is a Spanish manufacturer of lighting and outdoor furniture. Since its founding in 1985 they went looking for well-designed products from the past. Those good enough they reintroduced. All designs and products meet high quality standards. The Design Classic Lighting they also improved to suit for LED lighting. The purpose of Santa Cole is not to create a big collection, they present a high-quality collection containing products of very respectable designers such as Miguel Milá, Arne Jacobsen and Ilmari Tapiovaara.
Miguel Mila represents like no other person Spanish contemporary design. He belongs to the pioneers the fifties and has designed several classics of furniture and lamps. His start was not easy in a period where no resources were available, yet he has designed the TMC and the TMM Floor lamp in this period.