Noguchi, was a Japanese American artist. He designed furniturethat looks likesculpture and the materials used are handmadepaperfrom Japan. The"Akari"seriesof paperlamps arehis most famous works. The lamps are created by handmade paper and bamboo ribbing, supported by thin metal frame. The lamps give a blend of Japanese handcraft and modern look, which can be used in modern home space.