University of Canterbury - Christchurch, New Zealand

Light years ahead

RZB (Rudolf Zimmermann of Bamberg) began in Bamberg Germany in 1939 as an electronics manufacturer, now 44 internationally recognised design awards later RZB is a diverse German manufacturer of lighting solutions.

It’s good when form follows function. But it’s even better when the two harmonize.

Only if you have mastered the essentials can you bring about innovative and inventive change. And only then can you continuously reinvent the relationship between form and function and in so doing create a genuinely distinctive interplay between lighting technology, efficiency and product design aesthetics.