Global Leaders of Illumination

Downtown Design

Global Leaders of Illumination

Artemide bring their innovative lighting concepts to Downtown Design, demonstrating their aesthetic approach to high-quality design manufacturing.

Founded in 1960 by Ernesto Gismondi, italian brand Artemide has gained a global presence, distributing to 55 showrooms around the world and with manufacturing units in Italy, France, Hungary and Canada.

Artemide is world renowned for their innovative approach to contemporary design, winning a number of prestigious awards and having collaborated with lead international designers and architects including David Chipperfield, Ora Ito, Karim Rashid, Jean Nouvel, Michele de Lucci, Norman Foster, Richard Sapper, Naoto Fukasawa, Ross Lovegrove and MAD Architects.

With their attention to details, materials, shape and light, Artemide’s designs have established their presence in prestigious institutions around the world including museums such as MoMa in New York, the Victoria and Albert Museum in London and the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris. In addition, Artemide’s expertise leads to a special project in collaboration with the Louvre Abu Dhabi.

As well as manufacturing beautiful and timeless lighting, the brand is devoted to responsible practices by focusing on environmental sustainability. With constant research and testing of different lighting concepts and materials, Artemide has a dedicated team of 60 employees who are solely committed to research and design for the brand, an approach establishing Artemide as a leading brand in advanced technology and product development.

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