Posts Tagged ‘Lighting’

Philips Innovation + You

Philips Turns to Digital Stories for B2B Branding | 
Posted on:April 10th, 2014 by global lighting

  I came across this article on Advertising Age about how the lighting and electronics giant Philips’ is in the midst of rebranding efforts, and I thought the story might interest our readers within the design realm, especially those who follow B2B business trends. In order to move beyond being “typecast,” so to speak, as […]

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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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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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head and light bulb

Philips’ SlimStyle Is An Incandescent Bulb on a Diet | 
Posted on:March 6th, 2014 by global lighting

    Even though I’m a lighting design professional and I know light bulbs come in all shapes and sizes, when I picture a light bulb in my mind’s eye, I see Edison’s version—the classic incandescent with a round shape, wider on top, narrowing to a screw base on bottom. Even with all the changes […]

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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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incandescent bulb

As Your Incandescent Bulbs Fade, Inhabitat Has Answers | 
Posted on:January 30th, 2014 by global lighting

  You may have heard the news: As of January 1, 2014, it is illegal to manufacture or import incandescent light bulbs. So what does this mean for you?   Though we can’t imagine an “Incandescent Investigation” reality show on the horizon; anyone being penalized for having or using incandescents; nor S.W.A.T teams busting down […]

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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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Global Lighting’s Warehouse/Shop Supervisor Osbaldo Gutierrez installs the Zero Loom fixtures for the shoot featured in the fashion editorial of our ON magazine.

Getting to Know Our Global Lighting Team: Osbaldo Gutierrez | 
Posted on:December 17th, 2013 by global lighting

  Hi Global Lighting blog readers: Vice President of Operations Pete Crisci here—at your service, I might say, since I’m kicking off a new blog post series today which will highlight our collective talent at Global Lighting. This has always been one of our company’s strongest assets so I thought it would be fun to […]

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On This #TBT, Libby Sellers Gives Design the Slip! | 
Posted on:December 12th, 2013 by global lighting

  We’ve long been fans of gallerist Libby Sellers, and the line-up of amazing artists she’s featured in her London gallery and at Design Miami/. I came across her Twitter stream the other day and thought it would be a great time to give her a shout-out on this Throwback Thursday! Let’s look back to […]

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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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