Pentakis light

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aluminium, steel, LED
Diameter: 60 cm
© 2014 Fredrik Skåtar

 

The Pentakis dodecahedron is a Catalan polyhedron, based on the twelve-sided dodecahedron, but with a pentagonal pyramid on each face. This iteration of 60 triangles creates a more spherical form and, above all, numerous slots through which the light can be projected onto walls and ceiling

 

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