Flos Architectural – Architectural Lighting with Italian class
In 1962 Cesare Cassina, Dino Gavina and Arturo Eisenkeil found the lighting manufacturer Flos. In order to establish Italy as a pioneer in a new facility culture, dedicated to the most important designers, artists and craftsmen of the era. The result was extraordinary materials such as Cocoon, which developed in 1962 was and still the Zeppelin chandeliers is used, style-defining design as the Arco floor lamp by Achille and Pier Giacomo Castiglioni, as well as unusual technical solutions such as Parentesi from 1971. All affected these lamps the international designer industry sustainably and impressed generations of product designers worldwide.
In 1990, four young visionaries founded in Valencia an innovative company, named after Antares in the constellation Scorpio, which should play a major role for Flos. Thanks to modern technologies the four Spaniards wanted to make the world of designer lamps upside down. Only they lacked appropriate solutions for attractive designs. In 1996 Flos and Antares found each other. The traditional Italian manufacturer brought the experience in the design, Antares the innovative technology. Antares became Flos Architectural. Thanks to young designers with fresh ideas Flos could establish itself in the field of architectural lighting.
Thanks to the great name and the innovative concepts Flos Architectural internationally became increasingly known. Whether New York, Milan or Tokyo - everywhere the new collection of the Italian manufacturer had enthusiastic approval. Particularly in the field of LED lighting it was worth the acquisition and cooperation with Antares. Not only with Flos Architectural that new technology found its way, in the classic Flos collection benefited. The light-emitting diodes enabled new, more intricate designs that were not possible with conventional bulbs. They are energy efficient, durable and will delay bright in contrast to some energy-saving lamps.
Architectural lighting is discreet and reliable. Thanks to clear design and formal elegance, they act as harmonious in a classically furnished apartment as well as in a modern home. The function, brightening of spaces, accentuating and creating atmosphere, is the focus.
The Compass Box Ceiling Lamp by Flos Architectural combines these characteristics and serves as an ideal lighting for the living room. Whether hall, living room, kitchen or even in the professional field - the Compass Box is sure to find its destination. It excites by high-quality materials, understated style and a special versatility. LightingDeluxe.de offers a wide range of different sizes and colors. The Compass Box is also available as a LED lamp.
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