Posts Tagged ‘events’

Castle Hill Inn, Rhode Island

Take a Summer Holiday At an Historic Oceanside Resort | 
Posted on:May 27th, 2014 by global lighting

  At Rhode Island’s Castle Hill Inn, summer vacation is all about luxury wrapped in family (and adult-only) fun. The iconic inn, perched on Newport’s picturesque Atlantic shore, welcomes guests with resplendent boutique hotel-style lodging and classic summer Americana traditions.     Accommodations at the inn include nine guest rooms and suites in the original […]

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Architizer rolls out the red carpet for honorees in 2013.

Architizer Celebrates Designers and Architects with an A+ | 
Posted on:May 13th, 2014 by global lighting

  Have you stopped by Architizer lately? If not, I’m betting you’ll be impressed with the site’s content. I definitely was, so when we at Global Lighting had the opportunity to feature our ECCO Collection there, I jumped at the chance! It’s only a few days until the Architizer team celebrates some heavyweights in architecture, […]

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Henzel Studio in Vogue

As Seen in Vogue: Frieze Art Fair Looms Large | 
Posted on:May 8th, 2014 by global lighting

  There are a fortunate few who make it into the pages (and, ahem, on the cover) of Anna Wintour’s Vogue magazine. I’ll skip the pop-culture power-couple everyone was talking about in and on the April issue, and share the interesting design mention I saw within its pages, namely Henzel Studio, a Swedish producer of […]

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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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