Project Lighting by Artemide
Artemide hardly needs introduced. Initially founded in the 60's in Italy, it's now a large multinational group with factories in several countries and it is considered one of the most influential lighting manufacturers. Artemide is synonymous with design excellence of innovative lighting with timeless elegance. This is achieved through heavy investment in research and technology as well as numerous partnerships with architects and designers such as Zaha Hadid; Issey Myiake to name a few. Artemide are clever at blending the use of artisanal excellence from the past (with glasswork for example) and evolving technological innovations (such as LEDs). What also makes this company truly special is their particular focus on social responsibility and hence the way their products are sustainably developed. Some of Artemide's famous masterpieces are included in the iconic Tolomeo. Pirce Collections. Winners of several awards including the prestigious Compasso d'Oro, Artemide's lamps are also featured in museums across the world such as the MoMA in NYC and V&A in London.