Robert Sonneman pioneered modern lighting, making it an art form. For over thirty years his world-famous designs have been the subject of numerous articles, exhibited in museum and international design shows. Many of Sonneman designs have become classics of the modern era.
Sonneman's passion for contemporary design extends to many other categories of the home as he continues to create innovative solutions for the way we live. Sonneman believes that design must be rooted in achieving functionality as successful working products to bear the Sonneman – A Way of Light moniker. Their sensibilities and prolific design vocabulary has grown to include a unique perspective of modernism that extends through the decorative arts and architectural genres of the 20th & 21st centuries, which spans several modern movements of industrial and architectural design.