David Pompa Amelia David Pompa Amelia is a saman wood and brass pendant lamp. The unostentatious and basic form accentuates and explores the elegance and balance between two handcrafted materials with their smooth finish. The tubular shape with its edged terrace combines two honest materials that give a slight flavor of the 1950´s. Saman wood Its color ranges from light to medium brown, with a sporadic cinnamon-like tone and hues between orange, amber and red. Designer: David Pompa. Both Austrian and Mexican, he studied a master in product design at Kingston University in London. In 2008 he founded studio davidpompa. His intrigue for Mexican materials started in 2009 in Oaxaca, this was the first contact David had with Barro Negro. This experimentations with black clay lead to our first collection in 2013. The same year the first showroom in Roma Norte, in the heart of Mexico City was opened. Awarded in 2015 rising talent Maison & Objet Paris and rising talent M&O Americas in Miami. In 2017 studio davidpompa became the first Mexican brand at Euroluce – Salone del Mobile Milano. Always intrigued about Mexican culture, his quest for new forms and materials continues together with his passion for a collective work with a young creative team.