Transformation: Turning Space into Place

Project: WISEPlace Community Room  Designers: Herman Miller and Pivot Interiors Architects: RDC and CDG Builders Specifying Rep: Dan Lehouillier Specified Manufacture: Modern Fan Company Specified Product: IC/Air 3 DC Location: Santa Ana, CA Photos by: HB Photos Testimonial: “The transformation of our meeting room has indeed brought new life and energy to our entire agency. […]

Creative Lab: Warm and Inviting Accent Lighting

THIS MONTH’S CHALLENGE: Making any space warm and inviting can be a challenge. SOLUTION:  LIGHT represents manufacturers who offer a wide range of linear and decorative accent fixtures that can transform any space. $        Budget $$      Moderate $$$    Premium ___ Votives by Sonneman The dramatic repetitive arrangement of the candle-like votives establishes a cadence […]

Creative Lab: Cluster Pendants for Dramatic Effect

THIS MONTH’S CHALLENGE: Large groupings of pendants offer dramatic effects, but individual j-box installations are not always possible or ideal.  What other options are there? SOLUTION:  LIGHT represents manufacturers who offer a variety of options to cluster pendants, including multi-port canopy solutions, quick connect options, cantenary systems and other single canopy multiple pendant configurations. $       […]

Thirty Years of Redefining Fans

In 1986, Ron Rezek was approached with the idea of updating the 100-year-old ceiling fan. An accomplished industrial designer with notable achievements in areas from lighting and furniture to life-saving and rescue equipment, Rezek recognized the opportunity to introduce contemporary design to this previously overlooked product category. Three decades later, the Stratos and Rezek’s growing […]

Designer Spotlight – Massimiliano and Dorianna Fuksas for SLAMP

Written by Nicole Gratson Long before teaming to create some of the world’s most indelible designs from breathtaking urban architecture to avant-garde home décor to intriguing luminaries through their highly-esteemed European-based architectural firm, Studio Fuksas, this husband-wife dynamic duo had each been hard at work innovating, ideating, and producing illustrious works of their own, shedding […]

Apply Theory of Light and Wellness with Lzf Lamps

Lzf Lamps is redefining light with wood. Creating beautiful decorative and architectural fixtures that are applicable to hospitals, hotels, office spaces and restaurants. Not shy of the use of color, Lzf fixtures have been chosen to specifically influence light and wellness to spaces beyond just healthcare centers, and into everyday spaces. See below for inspiring […]

Creative Lab: Illumination Solutions for Hospitality and Multifamily Corridors

THIS MONTH’S CHALLENGE: Finding stylish yet functional lighting to illuminate corridors for hospitality and multifamily projects can be a challenge. SOLUTION:  LIGHT offers a number of lighting solutions that will energize corridors in an effort to evoke a hotel-like aesthetic. $        Budget $$      Moderate $$$    Premium ___  Tersus Sconce by Cerno Use the […]

Project Spotlight: La Peer Hotel West Hollywood

The Kimpton Hotels started out as the first boutique hotel and restaurant company in the U.S. opening its first hotel in the bustling and picturesque city of San Francisco. Owner Bill Kimpton wanted to start a hotel that was luxury mixed with an at-home feel, selecting stylish and personal touches to the décor and vibe. […]

A Taste of Europe

The Mediterranean climate in Southern California can sometimes fool you into thinking the canals of Venice Beach are really the canals of Venice, Italy. Take that dream to the next step by incorporating a little bit of Europe in your next design project. Below you will find products from imported European lighting brands: Designheure, Masiero, […]

Hospitality Spotlight: We’re Big Fans

This month, LIGHT has curated a collection of our favorite fans with the hospitality community in mind. We understand that tight budgets and deadlines can make selecting quality fixtures a challenge. Whether your aim is to make a statement or keep it muted, for outdoor or indoor conditions, LIGHT carries four fan lines that offer […]