Lighting

Lighting is essential in any home design. From accent to task to decorative lighting, we share the latest trends and technical innovations.

The Lighting Doctor, Museum Lighting
These walls are made of solid stone, between 2’ and 5’ thick. Notice how the walls become part of the display. Photo by Randall whitehead

Modernized Lighting Enhances Ancient Architecture

This is the Castle del Buonconsiglio in Trento, Italy. It is massive. I noticed that even the smallest towns throughout Italy have castles. Something incredibly huge and fortified, pushing up against…

Kalco Tablas Pendant

Inspired by the idea of making classic rattan furniture modern, this collection’s authentic, natural construction by Kalco showcases its beautiful handmade qualities. The intricate detailing dresses…

Multiple Choice - Lighting Finishes and Trends

Walk into any lighting showroom and you’ll see a plethora of finishes, styles and technologies. While lighting still has its foundation in functionality, the visual elements of everything from a…
LightFair Best of Booth Winners 2021
LightFair has announced its Best of Booth Winners.

LightFair Announces Best of Booth Winners 2021

LightFair has announced four winners of its 2021 Best Booth awards recognizing companies across four size-based categories – 100 square feet, 200 to 300 square feet, 400+ square feet and Best…
Randall Whitehead, LED Lighting, New York City
In this art installation, the lighting, while subtle, adds dimension. All images from Randall Whitehead.

How LED Changes the Possibilities in Commercial Lighting

While wandering around the streets of New York City, I took note of the lighting. I know, it’s a big shock.  At night, when the businesses are closed, is a great time to take pictures. Here is a…
decorative lighting gallery
Lighting is as much art as it is functional. These pieces stand out in the crowd.

Decorative Lighting That Creates a Focal Point

The Bee My Honey chandelier, designed by Sasha Bikoff for Currey & Company, is a playful element. Made of wrought iron in an antique brass finish, the handmade metal piercing finish creates the…

New at High Point Market: Wildwood Meg Braff Chandelier

The Meg Braff collection from Wildwood pays homage to mid-20th Century Palm Beach chic, inspired by Meg’s enduring love for the tropical town where she is opening a new interior design studio and…
The Lighting Doctor, Little Island, Night Lights
Little Island at night is even more magical with landscape lighting.

NYC Little Island Is Even More Magical at Night

There is something new along the water’s edge of the Hudson River.  It is a place called Little Island. No, is not really an island and is not particularly little…but it is something wonderful and…

Meyda Lighting Smythe Craftsman Semi-Flushmount

An alluring Arts & Crafts centerpiece for nearly any space in a residential, hospitality or commercial setting. The Smythe Craftsman Semi-Flushmount is introduced by Meyda Lighting. This Rustic…

Fritz Hansen The Clam Pendant

Two hand-blown, opal glass shades are balanced on top of one another in a technically complex, yet visually simple and elegant pendant design complemented by brass hardware. With a knob that can be…