There are not many brands, be it fashion, interior, lighting or other, that can compete on the same level as Karman Their ingenuity and flair for the unpredictable are unfounded. One look at their annual catalogue and you will understand why Streamlight has nominated them as the designer of the week.
Karman is an Italian company founded in 2005 in the heart of the Marche region. They have become world-renowned for experimenting with new unconventional materials. Karman moves with simplicity towards an original and personal decorative use of lighting in both private surroundings and public spaces. Every lamp has something to say. Their team of designers styles and taste blend and coexist happily between tradition and modernity inspired by research and excellent technical skills to create beauty. Their focus is to make functionality into something magical, and one can see that they achieve this rather perfectly. Here is a look at a few of our favourite pieces by Karman.
They combine functionality and formal elegance. They offer a simple technical solution that allows for some creative freedom. In circular and linear shapes, Karmanenables you to choose the cluster that best fits your personality and space.
Everything comes to an end and
unfortunately, also good times and beautiful objects. Au revoir represents the pure melancholy of magical moments as they fade. However, if you chose this jaw-dropping piece, it will be making a lasting impression on anyone who sees it.
You may think you have seen this
piece in every lighting store, but never on this level of perfection. The Nando comprises of two elements, a tube and a joint. They can turn themselves into vectors of lighting crossing the threshold between a building site and a home, between technical and refined.
To achieve the perfect balance between modernity and recollection, Karman told a story with the use of ceramic. The result is classic and simple with a quirk that only Karman can offer. These pieces can fit in and stick out in all the right ways. Whether introduced into a modern setting, shabby chic or contemporary space.
Ali E Baba
Inspired by the classic fairy tale, A
Tale of One Thousand and One Nights, Ali E Baba is the richest in Karman collection for dimensions and grace. These simple yet beautifully crafted ceramic lamps are equipped with a linen lampshade for softer and diffused lighting.