Posts Tagged ‘Designers’

The hotel at 1 Hotel & Homes South Beach in Miami features the interior design work of Meyer Davis.

Hip Hotels: Meyer Davis is Burning Bright in the Design World | 
Posted on:July 3rd, 2014 by global lighting

  Every once in a while, those of us who pay attention to what’s taking place in the world of the high-end design stratosphere notice certain names popping up repeatedly. It’s like a design or architectural version of the butterfly effect, in which a firm quietly works away on a slew of cutting-edge projects that […]

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Cover of Interior Design Market Tabloid 2014

Attention for Zero is Adding Up! | 
Posted on:June 24th, 2014 by global lighting

  I’m absolutely thrilled to share that two lighting fixtures by our Swedish collaborator Zero were tapped for Interior Design magazine’s Spring Market Tabloid that surveyed more than 750 products and was dubbed the “In Living Color” issue! Given that bright hues were on editors’ minds, it’s not a surprise the PXL table lamp and […]

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Silo and Fog by Zero at Global Lighting

Design Delight, Delivered | 
Posted on:June 3rd, 2014 by global lighting

  In case you haven’t noticed our tagline “Design Delight, Delivered” that sits at the top of the Global Lighting blog, I thought I’d point it out as I share some exciting news with you on this first Tuesday in June: we’re going to be introducing a beautiful redesign of our website and blog in […]

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Zero at Stockholm Design Week

Beginning With Zero: Nowhere to Go But Up! | 
Posted on:May 22nd, 2014 by global lighting

  Since introducing the finely engineered lighting fixtures by our Swedish collaborator Zero, I’ve been thrilled with the attention we’ve gained in the media. Given the quality of their products, I’m not entirely surprised, but it isn’t easy to know how editors will respond when new offerings are introduced. With this company, it looks as […]

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A Lot Of, Brazil, ICFF

Going Global at NYCxDesign | 
Posted on:May 15th, 2014 by global lighting

  It’s exciting to see all of the global companies flocking to New York City for NYCxDesign. We’ve a bit of international news of our own as we bring Parisian lighting manufacturer Forestier’s light fixtures into our product mix at Global Lighting. When I first spotted their products, I was struck by how they have […]

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Bake me a cake

On Our Radar: Bake Me A Cake | 
Posted on:May 1st, 2014 by global lighting

  Who needs a home-baked treat for dessert when such an imaginative fixture is on the menu? Our intrepid explorer Ingrid Ross found this and I couldn’t wait to feature it!   Bake Me A Cake, designed by Norwegian pair Morten & Jonas and sold by Northern Lighting, is a playful lamp crafted from an […]

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Tyler Wisler

Design on a Dime: Priceless Philanthropy! | 
Posted on:April 24th, 2014 by global lighting

  Last year, Design on a Dime, Housing Works’ annual fundraiser, raised over $1.1 million for its philanthropic efforts. Tonight, the 10th unveiling of vignettes created by some of New York City’s hottest designers takes place with an opening reception at the Metropolitan Pavilion and I’m excited I’ll finally get to see the spaces created […]

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Cisco Offices

Down with the Boring Office! Tech Firms Get It! | 
Posted on:April 15th, 2014 by global lighting

  I’ve been thinking about the office a great deal lately as I’ve seen installation images from our European collaborators come through my inbox. Zero Lighting, Secto Design and Grupo B.lux have provided lighting for offices around Europe where workstations are almost nonexistent. Companies are designing more creative environments for employees there, and when I […]

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Adrienne DiPietro

Getting to Know Our Global Team: Adrienne DiPietro | 
Posted on:April 3rd, 2014 by global lighting

  Hey Global Lighting blog readers: it’s Pete Crisci here to share another post introducing one of our terrific team members at Global Lighting. Today we’re profiling Adrienne DiPietro, our Inside Sales Manager, though the title doesn’t even come close to doing her duties justice because she’s the glue that holds the office together! Before […]

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blogger Justin Shaulis

A Blogger’s Choice Ode to Personality! | 
Posted on:March 25th, 2014 by global lighting

  With special expertise in programming, development, fabrication and construction, Justin Shaulis’ portfolio is broad, from architectural and design services for financial firms and large-scale offices in major corporate spaces, museums and major estates, to intimate residences and opulent showrooms. His boutique firm was founded on a diverse point of view, melding his blue-collar upbringing, […]

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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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Ceramicists have used blue and white as a go-to color scheme for a millennium. This English Delftware displays the hand-painted cobalt designs on white china that dominated the fashion around the world for hundreds of years.

What’s Blue and White and Always In Style? | 
Posted on:July 30th, 2013 by global lighting

  For more than a 1,000 years, blue and white has dominated the ceramics scene. In 9th- century Mesopotamia, white clay was decorated with cobalt pigment. The look was, over years and generations, adopted in the Islamic world, Asia, Europe, and eventually, the Americas, and adapted to each culture with the painted-on designs bringing narratives […]

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Brotherly Love: The Campanas First Solo Show in New York City! | 
Posted on:June 25th, 2013 by global lighting

  If you’re like me, you might be baffled to learn that Fernando and Humberto Campana are just now enjoying their first solo exhibition in the United States! I’ve been watching the Brazilian brothers continually make design history since I first heard their name (and saw their avant-garde view of design) during Design Miami/ years […]

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