Founded in 1960 by Ernesto Gismondi, Artemide is based in Pregnana Milanese, Italy. The brand is one of the most renowned illumination brands in the world. Known for its "The Human Light" philosophy, Artemide boasts high skills in light design and innovation and their products originate from research and high quality manufacturing. On an international scale the Lamps from Artemide are considered Design Icons of contemporary design and they are exhibited in most museums of modern art and design collections.
Artemide has always collaborated with the most famous international designers. In addition they promote workshops with design schools actively, because they want to discover the best young talents. In their strive for innovation, they parnered with Italian and international Universities for their research.