Posts Tagged ‘events’

Lingua Franca

The School of Visual Arts Reaches Critical Mass! | 
Posted on:April 17th, 2014 by global lighting

  The School of Visual Arts (SVA) in New York City will offer a one-day D-Crit conference dubbed “Lingua Franca” that I thought our Global Lighting Blog readers might want to know about. The school’s MFA in Design Criticism is presenting the programming and the line-up of speakers for the fifth annual conference is impressive. […]

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The ECCO Collection

Introducing ECCO: The New Performance-Driven Line of Lighting | 
Posted on:March 18th, 2014 by global lighting

    As office environments move away from fixed workstations and professionals designing retail spaces search for ways to achieve a smaller carbon footprint, it behooves distributors such as Global Lighting to search for meaningful ways to contribute to avant-garde architecture and environmentally friendly products. With this in mind, I have curated the ECCO Collection, […]

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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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Sochi 2014 venues

The Sochi Winter Olympics Venues Play Hard and Look Great | 
Posted on:February 18th, 2014 by global lighting

  With the Sochi Winter Olympics underway, the event venues are as much in the spotlight as the athletes and the medals are. In Sochi, two groups of venues—the Mountain Cluster, nestled along a river valley between two towering peaks, and the Coastal Cluster, 50 kilometers away on the shore of the Black Sea—are hosting […]

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Zac Posen and Jackie

Sleek, Chic and Vine-Ripened | 
Posted on:February 6th, 2014 by global lighting

It’s that time of February again: #MBFW is here and we’ve spotted this pretty little number by Zac Posen that goes oh so well with the B.lux Jackie table lamp. Both are, ahem, ripe for the picking!

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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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Art San Diego 2013 signage

Art San Diego Collides with Local Design Students | 
Posted on:January 7th, 2014 by global lighting

    At San Diego’s fifth-annual contemporary art fair, held at Balboa Park in early November, record numbers of attendees collided with five spotlight artists, 10 cutting-edge art labs and events focused on “creative collisions” in film, fashion, dance, music and digital projections.  Art San Diego 2013 focused on the theme of “collide”—how a variety […]

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The NYFOL lighting designers’ vision of the outdoor garden of Elizabeth Street Gallery during the October 24 lighting event.

Coming Soon: New York’s Very Own Festival of Light | 
Posted on:October 24th, 2013 by global lighting

  There’s a movement afoot for The Big Apple to join the ranks of Sydney, London, Berlin and other major cities around the world as the backdrop for a lighting festival. The New York Festival of Light (NYFOL) is sponsoring First Light, the inaugural kick-off event for the festival, tonight, October 24, in the outdoor […]

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Northern Lighting’s Acorn fixture, a sleek contemporary light fixture in white; photo credit Tom Gustavsen, Norway.

Northern Lighting Gets Moody at Tent London | 
Posted on:September 19th, 2013 by global lighting

  Amongst companies with noses for striking a mood, Northern Lighting is at the top with cleverly named light fixtures, many of which draw chuckles, and a line of lighting products that inspire ambiance in any home, office, restaurant, hotel, spa or boutique setting. When I found out the manufacturer would be exhibiting at Tent […]

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gl_ss2014_rachel zoe

The Big Band Era: Rachel Zoe Riffs in Black + White + Sheer | 
Posted on:September 12th, 2013 by global lighting

Get into the swing of what’s gonna be hot next spring with Rachel Zoe’s black/white/sheer ensemble that debuted this week during #NYFW. “In the Mood” is Zero Lighting’s PXL wall sconce in white!

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gl_ss2014_sas bride

The Opulent Ode Reflects Sass & Bide’s #NYFW Adornment | 
Posted on:September 12th, 2013 by global lighting

As easy on the eyes as it is on the hand, the sumptuous look and feel of this Sass & Bide debut during the #SS14 #MBFW is smoothly and elegantly echoed by Jacco Maris’ Ode 1647 chandelier.

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gl_ss2014_jeremy scott

Of a Stripe: Jeremy Scott Has a Flashback Moment During #NYFW | 
Posted on:September 12th, 2013 by global lighting

You’re not hallucinating: Jeremy Scott took us all back to the days of big hair and Peter Max-ian color with his New York Fashion Week runway show. We’d like to say we were anticipating the stripes of brightness when we began offering the PXL table lamp by Zero Lighting last month, but we’d be stretching […]

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gl_ss2014_oscar de la renta

Barely There: Oscar de la Renta Keeps it Stunningly Simple During #NYFW | 
Posted on:September 11th, 2013 by global lighting

Flesh and light seen through the sheer spaces bring this Oscar de la Renta stunner the glamour for which the designer is known; the B.lux Jackie pendant filters light through sheer spaces of its own.

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