Founded in 1960 and based in Pregnana Milanese, the Italian Group Artemide is a world leader in the field of residential and high-end professional lighting.
With its philosophy "The Human Light" (the objects born of man's experience to satisfy man's needs.), Artemide nowadays is synonymous with innovation, design and made in Italy.
Artemide has over 100 designers working for the group. Artemide’s products are distributed in 98 different countries. Artemide has 5 production plants in Italy, France, Hungary and the United States, 2 glass and 2 R&D structures in Italy and France (confirming the major role of innovation as a key component of success), the Group employs approximately 750 employees including 68 for R&D activity.
Artemide is foremost research and testing of the lighting concept, innovation and technology in the control and management of light, great attention to environmentally friendly materials and a vocation rooted for design.
Emphasis on seeking excellence in product performance, Artemide create from innovative sources, using ecological materials, with quality control and constant pursuit of well being. Thinking green is a value shared by Artemide who has a special attention to the sustainability of products. Artemide pushes its environmental philosophy in all aspects of design, creating products that reduce energy consumption, preserving non-renewable energy in its production and adopting a responsible waste policy.
Moreover Artemide has a great experience in LED indoor lighting and they are now applying technological innovation to outdoor LED devices.
Artemide, since 1960, has received numerous awards including, in many occasions, the Compasso d'Oro, the iF Product Design Award, the Red Dot Design Award.