The Artemide Group is one of the global leaders of the residential illumination sector and high end professionals.
Founded in 1960s, Artemide is one of the most known illumination brands in the world. Known for its "The Human Light" philosophy, Artemide is nowadays synonymous with design, innovation and made in Italy.
Artemide has contributed to the history of the international design with products like Eclisse (1967, from Vico Magistretti), Tolomeo (1989, from Michele De Lucchi and Giancarlo Fassina) and Pipe (2004, from Herzog & De Meuron), all showed at the Compasso D'oro Awards.
In 1994 Artemide received The "Compaso D'oro" career Award and European Design Prize In 1997.
The Artemide Lamps are considered on an international level as Design Icons of contemporary design; they are exhibited in most museums of modern art and design collections. (MoMA – New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art – New York, Victoria and Albert Museum – Londra, Museo Nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnica – Milano, Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna – Roma, Parigi, Centre Georges Pompidou ecc.)
Artemide has always collaborated with the most famous international designers and actively promotes workshops with design schools (for example the Royal College of Art, London) in order to find the best young talents.
Image features the Empirico Pendant.