Only at this point do I move on to the traditional design phase: feasibility, technical characteristics and much more;it’s an idea of light, and the desire to tell about it, which guides me through the construction. I believe that this process can be felt in products by Catellani & Smith.
Using the same technology – conceived in the USA and tested at Eisenkeil – used for the Cocoon lampthe Castiglioni brothers and the Scarpa duo began creating lamps such as the Taraxacum or the Fantasma, with many other beautiful and surprising lamps to follow.
The know-how gained and the traditional processes that go from the design to the finish of the products, allow to create ingenious lamps that match different styles and compromise on elegance and handiness.
The philosophy of Occhio is to make people the lighting designers of their living environments and so improve their quality of life. This is why all products are based on innovative technologies and intuitive operating functions, which playfully make the handling of light pure pleasure. Some luminaires can be simply controlled by a gesture or a smart phone, for example. The latest innovations of the design lighting creators are the spotlight families Più VOLT, io and lui, and the new flagship series Mito. The numerous design prizes are proof of the exceptional standard of Occhio.
Over the last few years the company has dedicated itself to design, experimenting with new, provocative solutions, but maintaining that contemporary classical appearance that has always characterised its production.
A designing and technological tour de force, Foscarini explores an entire world of materials and solutions. Their research atelier experiments, free of any mental barriers or technical restraints through flexible, efficient and high quality production, while the sales and logistics organisation distributes with equal care all over the world the smallest table lamp to the largest lighting set.
Studio Italia Design has been the premier designer and producer of modern lighting fixtures since their start in 1950. Based in Venice, Italy their fixtures display the highest quality and design standards and epitomize the prestigious label: “Made in Italy.” They use only the finest materials such as hand-blown glass diffusers crafted in Murano which are then combined with stainless steel, brass and aluminium accents in a variety of finishes.
Her experience in the fashion and the ability to interpret the new trends that reflect the changes in the world and society, her need for creativity and modernity, and her desire for a life style coordinated, give inspirations to create a deeply sophisticated style for each proper home living.
Fabbian markets its product through a well-established network of agents and retailers in Europe, Middle East and Asia. Whereas in the American market, Fabbian reaches its customers through an affiliate company based in New York
Each stage of production, from preparing the glass mix to the various other production processes, are all performed by Sylcom with a particular focus on and care to legislation concerning the environment.
With a reputation for products that have written the history of lighting, Cini&Nils is now a byword for quality, research, design and Made in Italy. Cini&Nils intends to consolidate its position as a benchmark for high-end decorative and technical lighting.