In order to be updated on all the activities carried out by the company, it is possible to browse all news reported in this section and arranged by category. The most interesting releases regard the launch of new lamps or design and furniture events. Finally yet importantly, all lighting projects developed in collaboration with renowned architects are presented in this section.
Fabbian Illuminazione Spa has participated, in the role of leader, in a research project sponsored by Luce in Veneto, in collaboration with the Faculty of Electrical Engineering of the University of Padua (DEI) and the Multiphysics Lab Research Centre of Belluno.
Fabbian is taking part in a design exhibition at the Colegio de los arquitectos in Madrid, the roll of architects with the highest number of members in the whole of Spain. A selection of Fabbian products can be seen in the showcases of the historical Calle del Barquillo building, located in Madrid’s fashion district, very popular with artists and creative designers.
Opendesign is on line: it’s the new blog with an international flavor where we present the Fabbian projects related to design, culture and art.
Opendesign is the exclusive witness of the most unique and inimitable projects of Fabbian Illuminazione.
This new blog is going to reveal the secrets about a very special Fabbian lighting project, born with one of the most famous architect study, that will be realized in a place heart of the world economy. A lighting project that is so special to become a symbol, a sculpture, a work of art.
Fabbian Illuminazione took part with generosity and enthusiasm in the Milan Cathedral project called “Glass octagon to link heaven and earth”, based on an architectural project by Gianni Arlunno and contractor Paolo Criveller. This is a clear-glass structure which, inside Milan Cathedral, accommodates the information point and bookshop. Fabbian Illuminazione supplied all the lighting apparatus.
The exhibition ‘Armenia. Footprints of a Civilisation'”is perfectly lighted up by Fabbian’s projectors.
The exhibition, designed by the architect Torsello, takes place at Correr Museum until 10 April 2012, and is organised by Gabriella Uluhogian, Boghos Levon Zekiyan and Vartan Karapetian.
This event is part of the V Centenary celebration for the printing of the first book in Armenian in Venice. It winds along a chronological, thematic path leading visitors to over two hundred works including some extremely rare manuscripts and miniatures.
MATISSE. The seduction of Michelangelo is the title of the exhibition that will take place from February 11th to June 12th at the Museum of Santa Giulia in Brescia.
Restoration has recently terminated of Castel Thun, a stately home located in the municipality of Ton (TN), which now belongs to the province of Trento, but is managed by the Castle of the Buonconsiglio. The building, which dates back to the early-mid 13th century, currently has a design of Renaissance origin and is considered an interesting example of Trentino castle architecture. It contains a wealth of furnishings and decorations, thanks inter alia to its excellent state of preservation.
Teviso, Casa dei Carraresi 24 October 2009 -9 May 2010
The Major Exhibitions "The Silk Road and Chinese Civilisation" at the Casa dei Carraresi, Treviso have been made possible by the energy and dedication of the President of the Fondazione Cassamarca, the Honourable Dino De Poli. With great foresight regarding the developing international situation and the rapid transformation of the Asian continent, he has focussed on China
“Origin and Mysteries Of The Golden Civilization Inca”
Dicember 4th, 2009 – June 27th, 2010, Museo di Santa Giulia, Brescia (Italia)
The brightness and rarity of gold made it the privileged material in comparison to other metals. Thanks to its brilliance, gold was compared to the sun and considered the crystallization of the teardrops shed by the God of sun once reached the ground.
TILE WINS AT VENETIAN SMART LIGHTING AWARD 2016
Tile has given us a new satisfaction by winning the Special Prize "Best Innovative Product of the Year" in the competition Venetian Smart Lighting Award 2016 organized by Rete di Imprese Luce in Veneto.
Tile LED bar won over a jury of lighting designers of international renown and other personalities linked to the world of light thanks to its technological and aesthetic innovation: a single crystal form which creates the space and turns into an elegant bright wall.
It was hold with great success the annual international meeting with the entire sales network of Fabbian Illuminazione Spa.
The meeting was an opportunity to socialize and to take stock of the situation, setting goals for this year and to present many Fabbian’s news.
Tent London 2015
London Design Festival
From 24th to 27th September 2015
Our company is always on the look out for new talents. For this reason, in collaboration with Desall, on 18 February 2015 we decided to hold a contest for designers of all ages and nationalities. The goal was not that easy: it involved revamping the Cubetto and Beluga collections, generating a new project that might become the worthy travelling companion of Fabbian's two best sellers.
Express your creativity in the new contest launched by Fabbian on Desall.
We are looking for a new lamp that might be included in our best sellers segment of all times, Cubetto and Beluga: reinterpret these great light design myths giving birth to a new project that retains the special traits that made its two predecessors timeless furnishing accessories!
Consorteria: Fabbian Illuminazione and seven historical companies offer their services for a new design to creation synergy concept.
Eight successful, well-known companies joined together with the "same destiny”, that is Consorteria. An innovative way to consider the relationship between professional user and manufacturer; within which hoteliers, designers and architects can compare notes with producers, with no middlemen; their competences and support fully available to create projects.
Throughout the years, the Far Eastern markets have proven their strategic importance in the expansion of companies. After many years of collaboration with local partners, Fabbian Illuminazione chose to strengthen its presence in Asia.
Christmas Closure 2011/2012
We inform customers and consultants that the company will be closed for the traditinal Christmas holidays from December 23th, 2013 to January 6th, 2014.
Season' s greetings.
Fabbian Illuminazione Spa
Fabbian, one of the first lighting companies to have created an iPhone app, now presents a new app for all the Android devices, increasingly widespread. The graphics are by Architonic, the international architecture and design portal. Use of content is easy and intuitive.
The windows of a shop in the center of Paris has been entirely dedicated to Fabbian Lighting. Fabbian products were inserted into windows imaginative as the "tree of Beluga", a vintage car illuminated by Diamond & Swirl, an igloo lit by the famous Cubetto, etc..
It Was hold with great success the annual international meeting with the entire sales network of Fabbian Illuminazione Spa.
The meeting was an opportunity to socialize and to take stock of the situation, setting goals for the coming year and to present many Fabbian’s news.
In St. Petersburg, at the Salon Podium, was held "The Fabbian Gluttony," a very special dinner. The export area manager Alessandro Bottacin, aided by collaborators of St. Petersburg, has been delighting local architects and interior designers with an original blend of Italian cuisine ... and the design of Fabbian lighting. Two products of the company, Cubetto and Tile, have the opportunity to become containers for the most popular food in Italy, with a special focus on the Venetian cuisine.
Fabbian will be taking part in numerous events during the Salone del Mobile 2012 in Milan, a city which for one week will become the international capital of design. Here is the programme of not-to-be-missed appointments:
Fabbian, one of the first lighting companies to have created an iPhone app, now presents its fully renewed 2.0 version. The new graphics are by Architonic, the international architecture and design portal. Use of content is easier and more intuitive. Thanks to the Fabbian app, you can access the rich, continually updated product catalogue at any time and in any place. Download for free the Fabbian lighting app for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad from the Apple Store (“Fashions and Trends” store).
On February 21 interior lighting shop “Lampadario” opened for the first time a workshop for architects and designers of St. Petersburg. The two-hour workshop «FABBIAN: Design and Innovation" was dedicated to the Italian factory production Fabbian.
Fabbian has successfully taken part in a travelling tour across 15 Russian cities in two stages together with other Italian furniture manufacturers. The travelling tour was organised by Ms.
We inform customers and consultants that the company will be closed for the traditinal Christmas holidays from December 22nd, 2012 to January 6th, 2013.
Season' s greetings.
Fabbian Illuminazione Spa
Fabbian Agents Meeting 2011
Christmas Closure 2011/2012
We inform customers and consultants that the company will be closed for the traditinal Christmas holidays from December 24th, 2011 to January 8th, 2012.
Season' s greetings.
Fabbian Illuminazione Spa
From June 3th, 2011 to August 08th, 2011
Materiality is the inaugural solo show of Benjamin Hubert's industrial design work. The exhibition allows visitors into the working mind of the designer and his material driven design approach.
Materiality is presented in the Directorenhaus, Berlin's old city mint, across 250sqm of the first floor. The gallery is situated 10 minutes from Alexanderplatz at am Krogel 2.
The exhibition showcases the finished products, production images, material samples, prototypes and drawings of the studio's first 3 years of work.
"During Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair, the fair is full to bursting point with the latest innovations within interior design and lighting for both homes and public spaces.
FABBIAN IS WAITING FOR YOU IN LONDON!
Sleep 2016 is approaching, soon Fabbian will launch two new collections...
Don't miss out! Come and discover our lighting solutions!
❝ UNESCO has proclaimed 2015 the International Year of Light, the year in which Euroluce, the biennial exhibition devoted to excellence in the world of lighting, celebrates its 28th edition. ❞
...Fabbian Illuminazione will be there with the new collections!
We have planned an interesting event session at our booth with international designers like:
Fabian Baumann (Formfjord)
Fabbian will be exhibiting its latest innovations at the next edition of Saloni WorldWide Moscow that will run from 15 to 18 October 2014 at Crocus Expo of Moscow (Russia).
Fabbian, in Hall 8 Stand C16 - D19, will present two absolute news.
Fabbian will be displaying its products at Acmei Expo , from 9 to 12 October 2014, at the la Fiera del Levante di Bari.
The event, the only one of its kind in southern Italy, is totally dedicated to the world of electricity.
The Fabbian stand will be accommodating the very latest design products for 2014 presented at Frankfurt: the elegant suspension and applique Glu and the innovative Boomy.
Fabbian successfully exhibited their new collections at the latest edition of Light+Building 2014 in Frankfurt. Thank you all for your participation and we invite you to contact us for any information.
With the launch of the new collections at Light+Building 2014 (Hall 1.1 - stand E01) some designers will be available at Fabbian's booth to present and introduce their projects to customers and anyone interested.
We warmly invite you to be part of it to better understand the products features and enter Fabbian world.
The appointments are:
30/03 – 10.00
Vittorio Massimo introduces Boomy collection
30/03 – 14.00
Great success for the new Fabbian’s products presented in the fair Euroluce 2013.
Fabbian in Pav. 9 Stand H02 - G02 presented the four brand new collection Stick, Cloudy, Ray and Clove, realized in four materials: wood, glass, polycarbonate and metal, interpreted in a surprisingly innovative manner.
At the Seatec fair on show from 6 to 8 February will be the Fabbian installation created with the Tile system by Pamio Design, evoking the infinite beauty of the sea. It will be located in the Agorà area where the winning projects from the international “M.Y.D.A. - Millennium Yacht Design Award” competition, now in its tenth year, will be on display.
Fabbian Lighting took part with great success in the fair iSaloni Worldwide in Moscow.
Fabbian will be exhibiting its latest innovations at the next edition of Saloni WorldWide Moscow that will run from 10 to 13 October 2012 in Moscow.
Fabbian, in Hall 8 Stand D08 - E07, will present a brand new product of which for now we shall reveal only the name: Tools. In addition, following the great success of Enck at Light+Building, the new LED version will be presented, combining design with the most innovative and ecological light source.
Fabbian Illuminazione will surprise you with two new products created by top designers at what is the major international light show, Light+Building 2012 in Frankfurt, scheduled from 15 - 20 April 2012.
Marc Sadler will be presenting a lamp with right-angled lines, with research into materials that sheds new light on polymers and the LED concept, while Francesco Lucchese’s project is inspired by the soft shapes of nature.
After the great success of last year at the Index (International Design Exhibition) show of Dubai, Fabbian will be taking part in the Index Lighting show of Jeddah, to be staged in Saudi Arabia between 29-31 May 2012.
To architects, interior designers and light specialists, Fabbian will be presenting the TILE system, a spectacular glass module with endless combinations, Spirito di Venezia, a modern revision of classic Murano glass chandeliers, the large series of Lumi chandeliers and the contemporary and innovative design of Roofer.
Fabbian will be displaying its products at Acmei Expo , from 3 - 6 May 2012, at the Fiera del Levante of Bari.
The event, the only one of its kind in southern Italy, is totally dedicated to the world of electricity.
The Fabbian stand will be accommodating the very latest design products for 2012 presented at Frankfurt: the elegant Enck ring of light by Francesco Lucchese and the Quadriled faceted LED spotlight by Marc Sadler.
I Saloni WorldWide
October 12th-15th, 2011
HALL 8, STAND D08
Crocus Expo, Moscow (Russia)
Index Lighting Dubai
October 22nd-25th, 2011
HALL 6, STAND 6B241
Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE
Next Autumn Fabbian presents its system TILE and original creations at Crocus Expo in Moscow, Russia and at Index Lighting in Dubai, UAE.
Architects , interior designers, lighting consultants and specifiers are the privileged professionals who Fabbian addresses to show its production.
Fabbian is ready to surprise you with the products that will be presented at the next appointment with the international design at Euroluce 2011.
Once again it’s ready to demonstrate its dynamism, creativity and innovation with new and pioneering solutions in lighting.
All Fabbian’s products are the result of collaborations with major and young international designers and of a constant research for materials and new technologies.
Also for the 29th edition, Fabbian Illuminazione confirms the presence to the international lighting fair, Euroluce 2017.
Following the great success of our glass screens Tile and Laminis, we introduced a new system which is just as beautiful and light: Metropole, a wall system made out of wood and fabric.
This new Oru modern lamp collection offers a coloured, new, innovative solution to light your homes with.
The new Oru lamp collection interprets metal in an unusual way. "What is peculiar about these suspensions - explain the designers Vim & Vigor - is that they seem to change shape while you're looking at them, walking around them."
Paddle, the original table and floor lamp of the British designer Benjamin Hubert, is now available in the white color. Paddle allows a broad range of movements, inspired by the 360 degree movement of a canoe blade in water.
Mochi and Sfera of the Lumi collection have been renewed. Some of the wall and ceiling models of this fortunate white blown glass series have rightly earned themselves a place in the bathroom environment, thanks to the index of protection (IP) 44 which makes them more resistant to humidity.
Both the 12 and 20 centimetre Mochi wall/ceiling models and the 9, 14 and 20 centimetre Sfera wall/ceiling models are now compatible with the bathroom environment. For a guaranteed glam-chic effect.
Mochi codes available with IP44:
F07 G01 01
F07 G03 01
Sfera codes available with IP44:
Tile stems from an idea by Pamio Design to create a modular lamp consisting of individual glass elements. Inspiration is taken from nature, which suggests numerous aggregations.
Tile is a design lamp made from single pieces of glass, designed to form a continuous structure which reflects light. Thanks to the numerous compositional solutions, Tile offers unlimited possibilities of personalisation, to cater to the needs of even the most discerning customer and especially the contract market. Endless options exist for creating a modular lamp, a light wall, a cascade of glass reflections.
For more information about the use of Tile software please follow this instructions
Download here below the software to build your Tile.
Fabbian presents Tools, a brand new line of technical, recessed spotlights.
These polished-chrome or white powder coated spotlights are available in various sizes and light-source types: Led, halogen or metal iodide, to cater to a range of different modern living needs, to best light up private homes and public premises.
The Tools product series includes both fixed spotlights and with adjustable diffusers and directional spheres.
Cardboard shines with light and new life thanks to the creativity of Studio Pamio Design which in cooperation with Fabbian illuminazione and P-One has created a new collection of ecological lamps.
These are floor lamps made of 100% recycled cardboard, strong like wood, presented in a new colour range. Shapes that can be square or softer, contemporary lines with an ecological heart. To light up with style and love of nature.
In detail, there are three floor lamps with three different shapes and personalities.
The Domina and Enck wall lamps are now also available in the new LED version.
The LEDs used for both lamp models have the advantage of not requiring external power supply units, thus reducing space requirements and the work tied to driver installation.
Fabbian at Light+Building presents two new products: Enck and Quadriled.
Enck, a ring of light
Elegant, refined and slim, Enck is the new die-cast aluminium lamp, upshot of the creativity of designer Francesco Lucchese. Enck is based on the idea of light filtering through a slim, almost imperceptible structure. The shape is round, inspired by nature. The structure consists of two slot-in shells and is based on the idea of a sea-shell.
Enck is available in 3 colours: matt white, polished chrome, dull gold.
Versatile is the most appropriate adjective to describe this collection of pendants designed for indoor installation. Roofer, ispired by the tiles of the roof, is available in three different shapes and five sizes and its well suited to be installed in large or small rooms.
Design Bridgewell Consulting LTD
New compositional ideas for the collection Lumi.
Four new composition with blown glass have been recently designed for F07 Lumi largest collection. The three wall and ceiling forms Mycena can be combined together to create original and decorative lighting effects.
By purchasing three forms, different or the same, and the panel the following groups con be composed:
- F07 PMG (F07Z0101+F07G1501+F07G1701+ F07G1901)
- F07 PMM (F07Z0101+F07G1501+F07G1701+ F07G1701)
- F07 PPM (F07Z0101+F07G1501+F07G1501+ F07G1701)
- F07 PPP (F07Z0101+F07G1501+F07G1501+ F07G1501
D57 Beluga White
design Marc Sadler
Polished chromium-plated structures. Adjustable polished white blown glass diffusers.
design A. Saggia & V. Sommella - D&G Studio
Diffusers in satin-finish white blown glass, available in different shapes. Supporting structures made of white painted metal or polyester reinforced with glass fibre.
Ombra is a museum and retail area spotlight featuring high colour-rendering LEDs.
This is a high-performance spotlight: the LED light source used does not alter the colours, has low temperatures which do not spoil the works on show, creates natural lighting which enhances the natural beauty of paintings and sculptures and has low energy consumption.
The spotlight bulb permits achieving a narrow-angle and high-intensity beam, with excellent accent lighting design to emphasise details, smaller objects or objects at a distance from the light.
Fabbian was asked to decorate the lobby area around the stairs leading to the prestigious Hotel Willemswerf in Rotterdam. This spacious, luminous area is dominated by the huge chandelier measuring 180 cm in diameter and 400 cm max. in height.
Strategically positioned between the prestigious Harvard and MIT universities, Café ArtScience designed by Mathieu Lehanneur opens its doors.
One of the new collections presented at the last Frankfurt fair has been chosen to light up the ITAS insurance offices in Castelfranco Veneto (TV, Italy). The extremely rigorous and clean environments have been made very particular and original by this highly decorative and impressive lamp.
The Tiramisù restaurante in the Marina di Venezia camp site in Cavallino, in Venice, Italy, is a superb example of how a simple lamp can become not only a distinctive decorative element, but the main theme of an entire furnishing project.
This wall lamp, designed by Marco Piva to enlighten a prestigious hotel in Milan, arises from a detailed research on the elegance and the sensuality that characterised the Art Deco style of the 20’s and 30’s.
Double crystal walls define the reception of the Abu Dhabi office of Dolphine Energy Limited, a company that has produced natural gas in the Middle East for over 25 years.
The original idea was inspired by the presentation of Tile during the Index exhibition in Dubai in 2011: this sparked the beginning of the working partnership between Fabbian and the international architecture and interior design studio Pringle Brandon Perkins + Will of Dubai.
Fabbian Illuminazione has realized the ambitious The Wing project, a glass and light sculpture designed by the famous firm of architects, Norman Foster + Partners of London and positioned inside the Hong Kong airport, as symbol of the Cathay Pacific airline’s VIP lounge.
A hundred of Toroidale lamps light up the new shopping center Simplon Center, Migros, in Bris Gliss, Switzerland.
In the heart of St Petersburg officially has opened the doors the Mariinsky II Theatre. The Opening Night Gala, conducted by the general director Valery Gergiev, featured Plácido Domingo and the president of Russia Vladimir Putin.
The new opera house connect to the historic stage of the Mariinsky Theatre, which opened in 1860, by a planned pedestrian bridge. Mariinsky II features seven stories and three underground levels, including a main auditorium, a 200-seat rooftop amphitheatre, a third-floor lobby amphitheatre, multiple rehearsal rooms, and production facilities for 2,500 staff.
Villa Raúl is a prestigious private residence centrally located in the city of Tudela (Navarra, Spain).
“The architecture is of elegant proportions with compact volumes – explains architect Enrique Delso Cruchaga. This creates a precise vibration of lights and shadows on the materiality of the white limestone. The lighting project has been well coordinated with the architecture, with quality, rationality and a spectacular surprise.”
The Royal Berkshire is a splendid and regal 18th-cent. country house which has been transformed into a four-star hotel.
Fabbian lights up the Elco offices of Inzago (BG), completely restructured according to a Bluemilano Srl project.
At Paris Charles De Gaulle Airport, the new First and Business Class Lounge of Cathay Pacific, the flag carrier of Hong Kong, has been chosen Tile Fabbian to illuminate and decorate the reception.
The HB Hotel is the only 3 star superior hotel in the center of Aosta.
The four-star Hotel Mirador del Moncayo is situated in a small town in Spain, Olvega - Soria.
A series of custom made Fabbian Tile light up the new Skins Cosmetics Shop in Amsterdam.
Skins Cosmetics opened a new shop in the Conservatorium Hotel, the iconic five-star hotel located in the heart of Amsterdam. Four Fabbian Tile ceiling lamps light up this luxury shop, where they sell high level cosmetics with an high-level service.
The Studio Rublek (Amsterdam) has designed very special Tile ceiling lamps, with a balanced equilibrium of empty and full, for a very modern effect, which fits perfectly with the interior design of the luxury shop.
The district of Voronezh in Russia is illuminated by a series of Tile custom made.
The interior design study UNK Project of Moscow, has studied a special Tile (both ceiling and wall lamps), with inserts of glass in amber and gold finish, for a luxury style.
A sparkling Fabbian Tile lights up the Plaza Hotel 4-stars in Ljubljana. The project, undertaken by the Arch. Rok Kuhar and Arch. Katjusa Kranjc, consists of a Tile wall as an element of continuity between the lobby of the prestigious hotel and the lounge area at first floor overlooking the entrance.
This Tile composition is higher than 8 meters and is 4.5 meters wide and light sources are hidden in the false ceiling. The whole hotel's design is based on the pattern of the single Tile, which is repeated in the decorations of the ceilings and walls.
The Sani Resort, an elegant 5-star hotel in the Kassandra peninsula, is lit up by Fabbian lamps. The large and stylish lobby of the Greek resort is illuminated by Fabbian’s crystal spotlights Faretti, in the corridors you notice the Diamond & Swirl wall lights.
For this project, architect Davide D'Agostino tried out a new distribution and representation concept, unusual for an architecture and design firm. The idea was in fact to create an organization in which the operative and exhibitive components blend together and produce a unitary message.
Substantially, around a central creative core, a “design gallery” is developed in which objects, furnishings, sculptures and complete settings represent and communicate the résumé of the Firm’s design philosophy.
The four-star hotel Krasicki, lit up inside by numerous Fabbian lamps, took the International Hotel Award’s prestigious “Best International New Hotel Construction & Design” prize.
The hotel Krasicki, which occupies the ancient castle of the Polish city of Lidzbark Warmiński, was designed by architect Katarzyna Dzsus. The interior design of this four-star Hotel is a skilful blend of contemporary style and the very special medieval appeal of the ancient building.
Baffito’s Bar & Pizzeria is a new 140-cover restaurant in Warrington, Cheshire that serves up classic Italian food in a unique and inviting environment.
Fabbian Roofer pendant lighting sourced by Andy Thornton are positioned throughout three of Baffito’s areas: the pizzeria, trattoria and garden. The project’s contractor Dawnvale specified the lamps shades, which come complete with diffuser. The quirky, urban interior is completed by a combination of grey Roofer pendants, vintage furniture and a checkerboard tiled floor.
Fabbian published the new catalogue WORKS|2,
a selection of lighting projects made with our lighting fixtures.
WORKS|2 is an important tool for professional consultants and customers since it gives everyone the opportunity to see in context our lamps.
It was recently opened the In Hotel in Medjugorje - Bosnia-Herzegovina. The building is completely new, not very big but finished and furnished with class and good taste.
Fabbian contributed to the final result of the hotel supplying the lighting fixtures and the spotlights that light the indoor and outdoor environments of the building. Not only, through its project department, Fabbian provided the study of the hotel lighting too. Closely working with the architect and the owner it was able to install functional lamps which met also the aesthetic needs of the client.
Another area revived with a new light: the historical and traditional shop "Eliseo" of Caldiero Spa (Verona, Italy) redesigned by the Arch. Alberto Apostoli.
The Hotel Guarda Golf is located at Crans-Montana, the renowned Swiss skiing resort in the heart of the Canton Valais, at an altitude of 1500 m, with wonderful views and an important “Jack Nicklaus” golf course.
The hotel is fairly small in size, but distinguished by extreme elegance and attentive and personalised service.
The hotel features an international restaurant, another typically Valais restaurant offering traditional cuisine, a lounge area with large stone fireplace, two meeting rooms, a baby parking facility and a Spa with swimming pool and fitness room.