Venezuela-born Pablo Pardo graduated in 1986 with an industrial design degree from the University of Cincinnati. In 1993, he established Pablo Designs in San Francisco, a studio that has since gained international recognition for its creations. The studio operates with the belief that the right lighting can transform almost any environment, challenging traditional designs with innovative solutions that distill lighting down to its bare essence: form and light. The Bola Pendant (2017) offers both direct and reflective lighting, consisting of an opal glass globe affixed to the underside of a large thin metallic disc. Bulb (included): 8W LED array; 2700K. ETL Listed. Made in China.