Design Showcase Overview

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What is Luminaire's primary focus?

What is Luminaire's mission?

What inspired the idea for Luminaire?

What does Luminaire aim to democratize?

Which Italian furniture company has a strategic alliance with Piero Lissoni?

In which year was FLOS founded?

Where was Poltrona Frau founded?

Which brand celebrated its 90th anniversary in 2015?

Where is the heart of the Italian furniture district located?

Which designer is associated with iconic lamps created for FLOS?

In which year did Luminaire open its West Hollywood showroom?

How many locations does Luminaire have around the United States?

Which architect designed Luminaire’s 15,000 sq ft. flagship Coral Gables showroom?

What is the primary focus of Luminaire San Francisco showroom?

Where is Luminaire Menlo Park located?

What is the ethos of Luminaire as mentioned in the text?

Which brand is known for launching industrial design in Italy in the 1950s?

Which brand is synonymous with contemporary, avant-garde design and has products exhibited in museums?

Which brand is committed to fostering a creative relationship between design and craft and engineers lighting in-house?

Which brand believes in creating quality, durable products that become life partners and fit seamlessly alongside other products?

Which brand is known for Italian excellence in lighting and balances aesthetics, functionality, and emotional appeal?

Which brand was founded by Renata Pozzoli and Luigi Bestetti and creates contemporary Italian furniture?

Which designer collaborated with Cassina among others?

In which museum are Cappellini's products exhibited?

What does Luminaire aim to democratize?

What is the primary focus of Luminaire San Francisco showroom?

Which brand is known for launching industrial design in Italy in the 1950s?

Where was Poltrona Frau founded?

Which Italian furniture company has a strategic alliance with Piero Lissoni?

In which year was FLOS founded?

Which brand celebrated its 90th anniversary in 2015?

Which brand is known for spreading worldwide an idea of an aesthetically sophisticated product based on constant technical and technological research?

Which brand is recognized as a leading international-level manufacturer of top-end designer lighting and innovative lighting systems?

What is the primary focus of Luminaire San Francisco showroom?

Which designer is associated with iconic lamps created for FLOS?

In which year did Luminaire open its West Hollywood showroom?

Which brand is known for launching industrial design in Italy in the 1950s?

Where is Luminaire Menlo Park located?

What does Luminaire aim to democratize?

Which brand believes in creating quality, durable products that become life partners and fit seamlessly alongside other products?

Which brand celebrated its 90th anniversary in 2015?

Where is the heart of the Italian furniture district located?

Which brand was founded by Renata Pozzoli and Luigi Bestetti and creates contemporary Italian furniture?

In which year was FLOS founded?

Which brand is known for producing innovative and high-quality furnishings and has many products exhibited in museums?

Which brand focuses on research, innovation, and quality, and produces harmonious interior decor solutions for all areas of the home?

Which brand is committed to fostering a creative relationship between design and craft and engineers lighting in-house, allowing for high levels of customization and flexibility?

Which brand is known for Italian excellence in lighting, preserving master craftsmanship while staying mindful of modern paradigms?

Which designer has collaborated with Cassina among others?

Which brand believes in creating quality, durable products that build pleasant relationships and become life partners?

Which brand was founded by Renata Pozzoli and Luigi Bestetti and creates contemporary Italian furniture that combines design, functionality, and comfort?

Which brand is known for its contemporary, avant-garde design and for launching some of the world's greatest designers?

Which brand has a collection designed to adapt to different interpretations and fit seamlessly alongside other products?

Which brand is synonymous with contemporary, avant-garde design and has products exhibited in museums?

Summary

  • Cassina: Established in 1927 by Cesare and Umberto Cassina in Meda, Italy, Cassina is known for launching industrial design in Italy in the 1950s, combining technology and artisan craftsmanship. Blends traditional skills and superior productivity, with a focus on research and innovation.
  • Cappellini: Founded in 1946, Cappellini is synonymous with contemporary, avant-garde design. Known for producing innovative and high-quality furnishings, with a collection that explores new ways of living. Many products have become iconic pieces and are exhibited in museums.
  • Bocci: Committed to fostering a creative relationship between design and craft, Bocci develops, engineers, and fabricates lighting in-house, allowing for high levels of customization and flexibility.
  • Zanotta: Believes in creating quality, durable products that build pleasant relationships and become life partners. The collection is designed to fit in seamlessly alongside other products and adapt to different interpretations.
  • Davide Groppi: A company known for Italian excellence in lighting, preserving master craftsmanship while staying mindful of modern paradigms. Balances aesthetics, functionality, and emotional appeal, and is a national and international leader in the sector.
  • Living Divani: Founded in 1969 by Renata Pozzoli and Luigi Bestetti, Living Divani creates contemporary Italian furniture that combines design, functionality, and comfort.

Key Brands:

  • Arper
  • Arturo Alvarez
  • B&B Italia
  • Boçci
  • Cappellini
  • Cassina
  • ClassiCon
  • Davide Groppi
  • Desalto
  • Edra
  • Established & Sons
  • Flexform
  • Flos
  • Foscarini
  • Fritz Hansen
  • Glas Italia
  • Herman Miller
  • Holaria
  • Ingo Maurer
  • Kymo
  • Lasvit
  • Living Divani
  • Marsotto
  • Maruni
  • MDF Italia
  • Minimal
  • Moooi
  • Moroso
  • Nemo
  • Paola Lenti
  • Pastoe
  • Poltrona Frau
  • Porro
  • Prostoria
  • Sollos
  • USM Haller
  • Vincent Sheppard
  • Vitra
  • Walter Knoll
  • Zaha Hadid
  • Zanotta

Key People:

  • Ron Arad

  • Omer Arbel

  • Michael Anastassiades

  • Antonia Astori

  • Gijs Bakker

  • Enrico Baleri

  • Yves Behar

  • Ronan & Erwan Bourellec

  • Fernando & Humberto Campana

  • Guilio Cappellini

  • Piero Castiglioni

  • Antonio Citterio

  • Herzog De Meuron

  • James Dyson

  • Enzo Enea

  • Rolf Fehlbaum

  • Naoto Fukasawa

  • Konstantin Grcic

  • Zaha Hadid

  • Jonathan Kline

  • Kengo Kuma

  • Claudio Laviola

  • Paola Lenti

  • Piero Lissoni

  • Anke Loh

  • Ross Lovegrove

  • Enzo Mari

  • Ingo Maurer

  • Alberto Meda

  • Issey Miyake

  • Patricia Moroso

  • Pascal Morgue

  • Jasper Morrison

  • Enrique Norten

  • John Pawson

  • Herbert Ohl

  • Paolo Piva

  • Maurizio Peragali

  • Franco Raggi

  • Arne Quinze

  • Carlo Santambrogio

  • Piet Stockmans

  • Pirko Stenros

  • Philippe Starck

  • Daniela Puppa

  • Richard Sapper

  • Claudio Silvestrin

  • Oscar Tusquets

  • Patricia Urquiola

  • Shigueru Uchida

  • Gerard Van Der Berg

  • Maarten Van Severen

  • Massimo & Lela Vignelli

  • Elke Walter

  • Marcel Wanders

  • Gunter Wermekes

  • Tokujin Yoshioka

  • Cassina: Founded in 1927 by Cesare and Umberto Cassina in Meda, Italy, Cassina is known for launching industrial design in Italy in the 1950s. Combines technology and artisan craftsmanship, focusing on research, innovation, and quality. Produces harmonious interior decor solutions for all areas of the home.

  • Designers: Collaborates with renowned designers such as Ron Arad, Omer Arbel, and Michael Anastassiades, among others.

  • Headquarters Renovation and Projects: Cassina Headquarters Renovation, La Mamounia, Marrakesh.

  • Cappellini: Founded in 1946, Cappellini is known for its contemporary, avant-garde design and for launching some of the world's greatest designers. Collection includes innovative and high-quality furnishings, with a focus on experimentation and exploration of new ways of living. Many products are iconic pieces exhibited in museums.

  • Projects: Haworth Hotel, Michigan; Victoria & Albert Museum, London; MCM 1976 X Bocci, Berlin.

  • Bocci: Committed to fostering a creative relationship between design and craft, Bocci develops, engineers, and fabricates lighting in-house, allowing for high levels of customization and flexibility.

  • Projects: Victoria & Albert Museum, London; MCM 1976 X Bocci, Berlin.

  • Zanotta: Believes in creating quality, durable products that build pleasant relationships and become life partners. Collection is designed to adapt to different interpretations and fit seamlessly alongside other products.

  • Projects: MCM 1976 X Bocci, Berlin.

  • Davide Groppi: Known for Italian excellence in lighting, preserves master craftsmanship while staying mindful of modern paradigms. Balances aesthetics, functionality, and emotional appeal. National and international leader in the sector.

  • Awards and Recognitions: Obtained numerous awards and recognitions throughout the years.

  • Living Divani: Founded in 1969 by Renata Pozzoli and Luigi Bestetti, Living Divani creates contemporary Italian furniture that combines design, functionality, and comfort.

  • Projects: No specific projects mentioned in the given text.

  • Cassina: Established in 1927 by Cesare and Umberto Cassina in Meda, Italy, Cassina is known for launching industrial design in Italy in the 1950s, combining technology and artisan craftsmanship. Blends traditional skills and superior productivity, with a focus on research and innovation.

  • Cappellini: Founded in 1946, Cappellini is synonymous with contemporary, avant-garde design. Known for producing innovative and high-quality furnishings, with a collection that explores new ways of living. Many products have become iconic pieces and are exhibited in museums.

  • Bocci: Committed to fostering a creative relationship between design and craft, Bocci develops, engineers, and fabricates lighting in-house, allowing for high levels of customization and flexibility.

  • Zanotta: Believes in creating quality, durable products that build pleasant relationships and become life partners. The collection is designed to fit in seamlessly alongside other products and adapt to different interpretations.

  • Davide Groppi: A company known for Italian excellence in lighting, preserving master craftsmanship while staying mindful of modern paradigms. Balances aesthetics, functionality, and emotional appeal, and is a national and international leader in the sector.

  • Living Divani: Founded in 1969 by Renata Pozzoli and Luigi Bestetti, Living Divani creates contemporary Italian furniture that combines design, functionality, and comfort.

Key Brands:

  • Arper
  • Arturo Alvarez
  • B&B Italia
  • Boçci
  • Cappellini
  • Cassina
  • ClassiCon
  • Davide Groppi
  • Desalto
  • Edra
  • Established & Sons
  • Flexform
  • Flos
  • Foscarini
  • Fritz Hansen
  • Glas Italia
  • Herman Miller
  • Holaria
  • Ingo Maurer
  • Kymo
  • Lasvit
  • Living Divani
  • Marsotto
  • Maruni
  • MDF Italia
  • Minimal
  • Moooi
  • Moroso
  • Nemo
  • Paola Lenti
  • Pastoe
  • Poltrona Frau
  • Porro
  • Prostoria
  • Sollos
  • USM Haller
  • Vincent Sheppard
  • Vitra
  • Walter Knoll
  • Zaha Hadid
  • Zanotta

Key People:

  • Ron Arad
  • Omer Arbel
  • Michael Anastassiades
  • Antonia Astori
  • Gijs Bakker
  • Enrico Baleri
  • Yves Behar
  • Ronan & Erwan Bourellec
  • Fernando & Humberto Campana
  • Guilio Cappellini
  • Piero Castiglioni
  • Antonio Citterio
  • Herzog De Meuron
  • James Dyson
  • Enzo Enea
  • Rolf Fehlbaum
  • Naoto Fukasawa
  • Konstantin Grcic
  • Zaha Hadid
  • Jonathan Kline
  • Kengo Kuma
  • Claudio Laviola
  • Paola Lenti
  • Piero Lissoni
  • Anke Loh
  • Ross Lovegrove
  • Enzo Mari
  • Ingo Maurer
  • Alberto Meda
  • Issey Miyake
  • Patricia Moroso
  • Pascal Morgue
  • Jasper Morrison
  • Enrique Norten
  • John Pawson
  • Herbert Ohl
  • Paolo Piva
  • Maurizio Peragali
  • Franco Raggi
  • Arne Quinze
  • Carlo Santambrogio
  • Piet Stockmans
  • Pirko Stenros
  • Philippe Starck
  • Daniela Puppa
  • Richard Sapper
  • Claudio Silvestrin
  • Oscar Tusquets
  • Patricia Urquiola
  • Shigueru Uchida
  • Gerard Van Der Berg
  • Maarten Van Severen
  • Massimo & Lela Vignelli
  • Elke Walter
  • Marcel Wanders
  • Gunter Wermekes
  • Tokujin Yoshioka
  • Cassina: Founded in 1927 by Cesare and Umberto Cassina in Meda, Italy, Cassina is known for launching industrial design in Italy in the 1950s. Combines technology and artisan craftsmanship, focusing on research, innovation, and quality. Produces harmonious interior decor solutions for all areas of the home.
  • Designers: Collaborates with renowned designers such as Ron Arad, Omer Arbel, and Michael Anastassiades, among others.
  • Headquarters Renovation and Projects: Cassina Headquarters Renovation, La Mamounia, Marrakesh.
  • Cappellini: Founded in 1946, Cappellini is known for its contemporary, avant-garde design and for launching some of the world's greatest designers. Collection includes innovative and high-quality furnishings, with a focus on experimentation and exploration of new ways of living. Many products are iconic pieces exhibited in museums.
  • Projects: Haworth Hotel, Michigan; Victoria & Albert Museum, London; MCM 1976 X Bocci, Berlin.
  • Bocci: Committed to fostering a creative relationship between design and craft, Bocci develops, engineers, and fabricates lighting in-house, allowing for high levels of customization and flexibility.
  • Projects: Victoria & Albert Museum, London; MCM 1976 X Bocci, Berlin.
  • Zanotta: Believes in creating quality, durable products that build pleasant relationships and become life partners. Collection is designed to adapt to different interpretations and fit seamlessly alongside other products.
  • Projects: MCM 1976 X Bocci, Berlin.
  • Davide Groppi: Known for Italian excellence in lighting, preserves master craftsmanship while staying mindful of modern paradigms. Balances aesthetics, functionality, and emotional appeal. National and international leader in the sector.
  • Awards and Recognitions: Obtained numerous awards and recognitions throughout the years.
  • Living Divani: Founded in 1969 by Renata Pozzoli and Luigi Bestetti, Living Divani creates contemporary Italian furniture that combines design, functionality, and comfort.
  • Projects: No specific projects mentioned in the given text.

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