Manufactured and assembled in Denmark, ilomio is inspired to create new forms of light combining modern Danish design with LED technology. ilomio couples craft with the long Danish heritage of modern design. Industrial design and manufacturing propelled Danish design to worldwide recognition in the 1940s, 50s and 60s, for its purity, elegance and design intelligence. Danish designer and engineer, Esko Schmid-Sorensen took three years to develop a way to capitalize on the best use of LED's. Along with his partner, Peter Williamson, they have developed a collection of fixtures and mapped out a pipeline of innovative lighting products.
ilomio bases their designs on the human need and desire for beautiful objects. In the current buy and discard culture, ilomio seeks to create objects of light with an unlimited lifespan and timeless design. Using this focus, ilomio works to create designs without compromise. When form, function and technology come together, it is then the perfect condition for a timeless design.
An inventor, designer and lamp producer located in the beautiful seaside town of Praestø in Denmark, Esko Schmidt-Sørensen leads modern Danish lighting design with his innovative take of shaping natural material into timeless pies. Owner of Eskodesign and lead designer of ilomio, Esko dedicates his life achieving the perfect balance of functional design and uncompromising quality. All products of his designs are thoroughly checked by Esko prior to shipment to guarantee the integrity of his beautiful, sustainable Danish fixtures.View other products by Esko Schmidt-Sorensen