Founded in 1932 from an idea by Gio Ponti, FontanaArte is one of the Italian companies that have written the “history of lighting and furnishing” in Italy and around the world. They have involved the most important architects and lighting designers, who together with the company have built a cultural project on architecture, lighting and furnishings. Timeless objects, with splendid shapes, some of which have become design classics on show in the most important museums around the world.
Since 2010, FontanaArte has been part of Nice S.p.A., an international benchmark in the sector of Home Automation with a wide selection of integrated systems for automation of gates, garages, parking systems, sun protection and wireless alarm systems. For FontanaArte, Nice represents the opportunity to develop a solid industrial base for the future and furthers the strategic research needed to evolve a new international language. Light and movement: the ideal encounter between two companies that have always focused on design and innovation for the home.