Luceplan was founded in 1978 by Italian architects Riccardo Sarfatti, Sandra Severi, and Paolo Rizzatto to custom design lighting fixtures for the commercial and industrial sectors in Europe. But with designs that also appealed to the residential market, Luceplan has created products with this market in mind since 1981. Merging new design and technological solutions with enduring style, quality, function, and efficiency, Luceplan products are extremely popular in Europe and have been available in the U.S. since 1978.
Franco Raggi, born in 1945, is an Italian architect and designer. He began his architecture studies at the Polytechnic of Milan, where he graduated in 1969. After working for numerous magazines he has worked as the art director and consultant for the image of the glass factory Murano Barovier & Toso since 2001. Additionally, he teaches at the ISIA of Florence. His career has spanned a large variety of designs, including buildings, installations, exhibitions, lighting, books, scenery, objects and environments.View other products by Franco Raggi
Born in Lenno Tremezzina in the province of Como in 1945, he graduated in mechanical engineering at the Milan Polytechnic in 1969. After being the technical director of Kartell in the seventies, he dedicated himself to design, applying his experience in polyurethane resins and new materials in general. In this period he won two Compasso d'Oro awards.View other products by Alberto Meda
Denis Santachiara merges art and design in his work, dealing with the linguistic potential of design since 1975. His work has been shown at the Centre Pompidou, Louvre, Grand Palais in Paris, Museum of Modern Art in Tokyo, Chicago Athenaeum, Vitra Museum, Berlaghe Museum in Amsterdam, MoMa in New York and Museum of Design in Milan.
Denis Santachiara is the recipient of the Compasso d'oro, 1986, Good Design award of the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design, 1999 and Design World Prize, 2000. View other products by Denis Santachiara