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Bill Lam

Bill Lam, an MIT-trained architect and designer, who operated his design workshop in Boston in the early 1950s. Lam's designs were specified for California Case Study Houses, earned MoMA Good Design Awards and were featured in the best-practice design journals from the period. His light diffusers and lamps were among the first commercial products made from fiberglass-reinforced plastic.

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Bill Lam Wall-Mounted Fixture
By Bill Lam
Located in New York, NY
A rare wall (or ceiling) mounted lamp of molded and cut plywood with a metal base by Bill Lam, an MIT-trained architect and designer who operated his own design workshop in Boston in...
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1950s American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Bill Lam

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Metal

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Bill Lam Furniture for sale on 1stDibs.

Bill Lam Furniture is available for sale on 1stDibs. These distinctive objects are frequently made of metal and designed with extraordinary care. There are many options in our Bill Lam Furniture collection, although brown editions of this piece are particularly popular. Many of the original furniture by Bill Lam were created in North America during the 20th century in the Mid-Century Modern style. Many customers also consider Furniture by Arpad Rosti Furniture, Nardini Studios Furniture and Viktor Schreckengost if you are looking for additional options. The prices for Bill Lam furniture can vary depending on size, time period and other attributes. The price for these items starts at $5,000 and tops out at $5,000, while pieces like these can sell for $5,000 on average..