FLOS was established in 1962 by the Italian industrialists. In 1974, the company became the owner of Arteluce -- one of the major players in the lighting design sector. From the very beginning, FLOS has been characterized by its high-quality approach to modern design and lighting production.
Gino Sarfatti was born in Venice in 1912 and studied aeronaval engineering at the University of Genoa. From 1939 onwards he worked in the lighting sector and set up Arteluce which soon became a national and international reference point for the modern architecture movement in lighting.
During his thirty years of activity, Gino Sarfatti designed and produced over 400 luminaires and carried out non-stop research into innovation as regards typology, materials, production technologies, light sources, technical lighting effects and design aspects.View other products by Gino Sarfatti