Posts Tagged ‘WantedDesign’

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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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*Model Andreia Contreiras photographed with Zero Lighting’s Loom fixtures, designed by Benjamin Hubert, for our pairing of fashion and lighting in our publication ON.

A New Global Lighting Collaborator: Say Hello to Zero! | 
Posted on:May 30th, 2013 by global lighting

  Hi everyone: I’ve hinted at the fact that Global Lighting has a new collaboration underway, one we launched with the publication of our LookBook section of ON. Today, I’d like to announce Global Lighting will be offering products by Zero Lighting, a Swedish manufacturer, through our network of lighting sales representatives and showrooms. Stop […]

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What’s Trending in Design? We’re ON It at ICFF! | 
Posted on:May 28th, 2013 by global lighting

  Since NYCxDesign has wrapped, I’ve had time to think back on the activities of the first-annual New York City event that wove together two of Manhattan’s hottest design events, WantedDesign and ICFF (International Contemporary Furniture Fair). As I flipped through my photographs, I must say I am truly pleased at how resonant the trend […]

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Global Lighting’s Instagram Page is luminous thanks to #WantedDesign!

An Illuminating NYCxDesign: Bravo New York City! | 
Posted on:May 21st, 2013 by global lighting

  As the official lighting sponsors of WantedDesign, we had a blast at the opening night festivities, including our #BloggersFirstLook event we co-sponsored with @HPGraphicArts. Check out our Instagram page to see the show in the Terminal Stores from an, um, illuminated perspective! We had some of our favorite bloggers on hand, including Global Lighting […]

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Andreia Contreiras wore Diane Von Furstenberg for our fashion shoot, pairing the sexy red number with LZF’s Spiro in an equally beguiling hue of scarlet.*

Brace Yourself, Lighting Fans: America Does Design at Warp Speed! | 
Posted on:May 15th, 2013 by global lighting

Global Lighting will be shaking the Tree with Grupo B.lux during HD Expo in Las Vegas beginning today through Friday at Mandalay Bay. B.lux will be showing their products in stand number 2125, so mark your show booklets if you plan to attend and be sure to stop by and see us. We will also […]

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NYC Becomes Design Central & Global Lighting’s in the Thick of It! | 
Posted on:May 10th, 2013 by global lighting

  As ICFF (the International Contemporary Furniture Fair) turns 25, New York City has finally been given an official designation as the world’s design capital for 12 days in May each year. NYCxDesign (pronounced New York by Design) validates what has become a thriving time of design- and art-related activity in town during the past […]

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Secto Design Oy In MoMA and Architectural Record | 
Posted on:January 29th, 2013 by global lighting

I know we’ve shared these separately on our Global Lighting Facebook page but I thought I’d do an easy breezy post combining two great mentions for Secto Design Oy’s lighting fixtures, which we proudly distribute in the North American marketplace, on the blog today. First off, the Museum of Modern Art is including the 4200 […]

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The Militia (or Shooting) Company of Captain Frans Banning Cocq (1640-1642) by Rembrandt van Rijn

Into the Archives: Light Dark (Chiaroscuro) | 
Posted on:January 8th, 2013 by global lighting

If you checked in with us during the holidays, you no doubt noticed I did some serious digging through our blog archives in order to share with our readers some of my favorite posts. While I excerpted the ones we published over the Christmas and New Year break, I thought this one would work best […]

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Global Lighting Salutes Collaborators Everywhere! | 
Posted on:January 3rd, 2013 by global lighting

  As the chief excitement officer at Global Lighting, I often think about how fortunate we are to have such great collaborators, or “partners,” and associates—all of whom bring tremendous energy to their lighting designs and a strong impetus to help us place the fixtures with those who clamor for them. The manufacturers who produce […]

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Intelligence + Innovation + Influence = An Incandescent Post! | 
Posted on:January 1st, 2013 by global lighting

  It feels to me as if the world is filled with an increase in intelligence and innovation these days, and I am always searching for those smart stories highlighting visionary initiatives that will make our world a better, more connected place to live. On this #TravelTuesday, looking at the mix of posts gathered here, […]

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Happy Blog-O-Days from Global Lighting! | 
Posted on:December 20th, 2012 by global lighting

As I hit “publish,” I’m celebrating the 145th post on the Global Lighting blog while taking this moment to wish you a festive holiday season! During the next ten days I’ll be sharing our favorite posts from the past year and a half. I hope you enjoy the romp through our online publishing history. Re-reading […]

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Light Dark: Chiaroscuro | 
Posted on:July 10th, 2012 by global lighting

Chiaroscuro is an Italian term which means, quite literally, light-dark. Often, and in the original usage, it refers to a graphic artistic technique using strong or clear tonal contrast to suggest volume, surficial quality, and relationship. One of the champions of this effect who comes readily to mind is the Dutch painter Rembrandt van Rijn. […]

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Global Lighting’s May Mash-up | 
Posted on:June 1st, 2012 by global lighting

It’s difficult to believe it’s already June 1st, but there you have it! Considering our celebrations during the month of May, this is shaping up to be one dynamic year! During the HD Expo show in Las Vegas, one of our finest collections, B.Lux, debuted some incredible new fixtures at the show (we’ll have them […]

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