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Artemide is an Italian lighting company that was founded in 1960 by Ernesto Gismondi and Sergio Mazza. The company started out as a small design firm focused on creating lighting solutions for homes and businesses.

In the 1960s, Artemide became known for its innovative use of materials such as glass, plastic, and metal in its lighting designs. One of the company's most iconic designs from this period is the Nesso table lamp, which was created by Giancarlo Mattioli and Gruppo Architetti Urbanisti Città Nuova and was awarded the Compasso d'Oro design award in 1967.

Throughout the 1970s and 1980s, Artemide continued to innovate and collaborate with leading designers to create innovative lighting solutions. In 1972, the company launched the Tizio desk lamp, designed by Richard Sapper, which quickly became an iconic piece of Italian design.

In the 1990s, Artemide expanded its international presence and began collaborating with designers from around the world. The company also began to focus on sustainable design and environmentally friendly production processes. In 1998, the company launched the Tolomeo lamp, designed by Michele De Lucchi and Giancarlo Fassina, which became another iconic piece of Italian design.

Today, Artemide is a global leader in the lighting industry, with products sold in more than 80 countries worldwide. The company continues to innovate and collaborate with leading designers to create innovative and sustainable lighting solutions for homes, offices, and public spaces.

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