Hotel  / Indoor Design

Decorative lighting for hotel rooms: 10 of the best suited Karman lamps


Many elements help create the right atmosphere in a hotel room, and light is one of them.

Light can change a guest’s hotel experience

Wall lamps, appliqués, chandeliers and floor lamps have the...

Indoor Design  / Outdoor Design  / Design

Customisable lamps: why choose them?


Every lamp plays a central role in the characterisation of a location. Choosing to customise every element of the lighting system for the hotel, restaurant or house you are designing means giving a...

Hotel

Decorative lighting for hotels: everything you need to know


Le Corbusier, a great Swiss architect and designer, stated: "Light creates ambience and feel of a place, as well as the expression of a structure”. Light can establish the mood of an environment...

Art  / Design  / fairs  / materials  / salone del mobile

DESIGN EVENTS YOU SHOULDN’T MISS IN 2017


Posted On 9 February 2017

If you are a true design lover, one of your favourite hobbies is probably searching for events, fairs and manifestations around Italy and Europe, where you can find new industry trends and marvel at...


Good Life  / lifestyle  / Travel

MOTORCYCLES AND ADVENTURE GIVES WAY TO ADVENTOURING. THE 2017 CALENDAR


31 January 2017

A new word to describe that particular and unique way of riding towards the exploration of places not easily accessible, natural and authentic, also observing their history and tradition, from art to...

Architecture  / Art  / Colours  / Design  / glamour  / materials

JOURNEY THROUGH THE KARMAN ZOO, WHERE THE ANIMALS COME TO LIFE, THRILL AND DRESS UP IN LIGHT


23 January 2017

The first was Marnìn, an appliqué shaped like a moose from the white mantle dressed in dreams. Then gradually other nice-looking animals with funny names began to populate the Karman zoo, a cheerful...

Art  / comics  / Culture  / Design

CORTO MALTESE ARRIVES IN BOLOGNA: PRATT’S MASTERPIECE ON DISPLAY UNTIL MARCH 19


20 December 2016

Who does not know Corto Maltese, the most famous sailor in history, adventurer and romantic lead of the graphic novel by Hugo Pratt? On the occasion of its 50th anniversary, Genus Bononiae will...

Architecture  / Design  / materials  / Hotel

5 STAR HOTEL? ABSOLUTELY NOT, TODAY DESIGN AND LUXURY ARE FOUND IN HOSTELS


13 December 2016

Forget the old dumps with bunk beds, promiscuous environments and shared bathrooms. Hostels are not as they used to be and now they have become chic environments, areas with very scrupulous...

Cinema  / Culture  / lifestyle

CORTO DORICO, THE BEST SHORT FILMS IN COMPETITION IN ANCONA FOR THE GRAND FINAL ON DECEMBER 10


9 December 2016

The best short films in Italy will be competing Saturday, December 10 in Ancona on occasion of the grand final for Corto Dorico. In the enchanting surroundings of the Mole Vanvitelliana, 7 finalists...

Colours  / Design  / Good Life

START THE COUNTDOWN, HERE'S 7 IDEAS TO MAKE YOUR CHRISTMAS UNIQUE


2 December 2016

Even this year Christmas has arrived suddenly. Just yesterday it seemed like we were at the sea, on holiday, with spring temperatures, and instead we have already found decorated shop windows, fake...

Art  / Culture  / Good Life  / lifestyle  / Travel

FROM THE EELS OF COMACCHIO TO THE HILL OF INFINITY: THE 10 ITALIAN CANDIDATE CITIES AT THE CAPITAL OF CULTURE 2018


25 November 2016

There were 21, now there are only ten. In recent days, the short list of candidate cities for the appointment of "Italian Capital of Culture 2018" was published, selected by a jury chaired by...

Culture  / Design  / geek  / innovation  / social innovation

APPLE CELEBRATESJOBS WITH A BOOK ON 20 YEARS OF DESIGN MADE IN CUPERTINO


22 November 2016

It was 1998 when the Mac was presented to the world as a revolutionary object not only for technology but also for aesthetics. From here the iconic book "Designed by Apple in California", launched in...

Architecture  / Design  / photography  / Travel

A WORLD WITHOUT HUMANS: THE BEST PHOTO PROJECTS OF ABANDONED PLACES


10 November 2016

They sneak into remote places, including rubble and broken glass, inside the skeletons of old factories, villas and houses of worship. They are URBEX photographers (acronym for urban exploration) who...

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Karman, an Italian company, was founded in 2005 in Fossombrone. The company's world moves itself with simplicity towards an original and personal decorative use of lighting in both private surroundings and public spaces.

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