Posts Tagged ‘architects’

Zumtobel Research

Retail Therapy Gets a Bit of Analysis! | 
Posted on:April 8th, 2014 by global lighting

  I came across this article on Dezeen about a month ago and thought it was super cool to think about shoppers’ brain waves being analyzed in order to learn how they responded to different lighting scenarios created by Austrian lighting brand Zumtobel. They conducted the study in a laboratory and say it will help […]

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Secto Aspiro

The Future of Retail: Global Lighting Debuts at GlobalShop | 
Posted on:March 13th, 2014 by global lighting

  Global Lighting will be illuminating a slice of the tradeshow floor at Mandalay Bay beginning next Tuesday when we take one of our fabulous collaborators, Secto Design Oy, and a new collection we’re debuting, ECCO, to GlobalShop in Las Vegas. I’m thrilled to say Tuula Jusélius, Secto CEO, and Seppo Koho, the design-mind behind […]

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LINK pendant by LZF Lamps At the Corner of Contemporary and Traditional | 
Posted on:February 27th, 2014 by global lighting

    The ubiquitous tagline “At the Corner of Happy and Healthy” has been a cornerstone of Walgreens Pharmacy’s current marketing campaign. In fact, I can hear John Corbett (who is the voice behind the TV and radio advertising and who played Chris Stevens on the 90s TV hit Northern Exposure) saying those words as […]

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Christina Mogk, BBA, CID, Design Lead & Project Manager MECC Interiors, Inc.

Blogger’s Choice Christina Mogk | 
Posted on:February 20th, 2014 by global lighting

  Imagine my delight when I came across the MECC Interiors blog on which Chistina Mogk featured the the Link pendant in her post surveying the latest lighting trends. The Toronto-based designer/blogger highlighted our prior post about the Springhill Suites by Marriott, designed by Denver firm J. G. Johnson Architects. I asked the Canadian designer, […]

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What’s New at Stockholm Design Week | 
Posted on:February 4th, 2014 by global lighting

  This week, design-minded folks from around the world gather to celebrate Scandinavian design in Stockholm, Sweden, from February 4th through 8th. For more than sixty years, fans of the design concept, including designers and architects, have ventured to Scandinavia’s most populous city for Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair at Stockholmsmässan, Scandinavia’s largest exhibition and […]

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Dapper is as dapper does: Sebastian Errazuriz walks the walk.

Shoes Made for Talking: Sebastian Errazuriz, Melissa’s Reigning Prints! | 
Posted on:December 5th, 2013 by global lighting

  We first came across artist Sebastian Errazuriz in January when New York City design gallerist Cristina Grajales put him on our radar (you may remember we posted his Duck Lamp on the Global Lighting Facebook page and drew quite a few comments given its edginess!). I was excited to know the Chilean-born, New York-based […]

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Design Miami/ Gets Underway | 
Posted on:December 3rd, 2013 by global lighting

  Design Miami/ 2013 is set to open! Today, the press get a preview of the annual December art fair taking place in Miami, Florida (a sister show takes place in Basel, Switzerland each June), where collectible art and design is on view from some of the world’s top galleries. Tomorrow, the furniture, lighting and […]

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Per Gill of Sweden’s Zero Lighting with the Hide Pendant.

Say Hello to Zero, the Newest Global Lighting Collaborator | 
Posted on:November 12th, 2013 by global lighting

    If you haven’t visited the Global Lighting website for a while, you may be surprised to see we’ve just brought a new collaborator onboard! We’d like to welcome Swedish manufacturer Zero Lighting into our family of outstanding brands. Billing itself as a company producing lighting for the contract market, Zero produces products of […]

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The Sails of the Opera House - Vivid Sydney 2013

Will You Help Sydney Go Vivid? | 
Posted on:October 15th, 2013 by global lighting

    The applications for Vivid Light 2014—a centerpiece of Australia’s Vivid Sydney, next May 23 through June 09—are open! Lighting designers, artists, architects, and other professionals from around the world can submit innovative ideas for illuminating the port city during the breathtaking, free-to-the-public light show celebrating design and cutting-edge lighting technology.     The […]

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Dropbox Upgrades Its Work Space | 
Posted on:October 10th, 2013 by global lighting, the file-sharing website that allows users to create their own filing systems and invite others to view and share files in the same space, launched in 2007 with just 30 employees. In two years’ time, the employee count grew to 80. Today, the company has more than 200 people servicing its more than […]

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Best of Residential Architecture & Design is the next installation in Interior Design magazine’s "Best of" series.

Interior Design Magazine Is the Best of Contemporary Design | 
Posted on:August 6th, 2013 by global lighting

  The staff at Interior Design magazine has been busy! In July editors released a new hardcover coffee table book—Best of Residential Architecture & Design—featuring a collection of choice contemporary interiors and exteriors by designers and architects around the world. Throughout its nine chapters—ranging from City Living to Vintage Modern to Global Inspiration—the 298-page tome […]

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Nadja Swarovski, Member of the Swarovski Executive Board, seated, and  Zaha Hadid, Director Zaha Hadid Architects, standing, at the “Prima” installation in Germany’s Vitra Campus architectural park. Photography by Felix Kunze.

Zaha Hadid and Swarovski Team Up For Architectural Fireworks | 
Posted on:July 2nd, 2013 by global lighting

Just in time for the fireworks of the Fourth of July, I bring you a little bling courtesy of starchitect Zaha Hadid! In celebration of the twentieth anniversary of Hadid’s first major built design, Swarovski commissioned the world-renowned architect to create an installation for a limited-time showcase in front of the building—the Fire Station on […]

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Jacco Arch Record

The Outsider an Insider for Hotel, Restaurant and Spa Lighting! | 
Posted on:June 20th, 2013 by global lighting

  In the June issue of Architectural Record, Rita Catinella Orrell features “Entertaining Options” for hospitality products, noting how “Bright colors, clean lines, and durable materials mark the latest furnishings, finishes, and lighting designs for hotels, restaurants and spas.” Amongst her choices is The Outsider by our collaborators at Jacco Maris, which we at Global […]

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