Lighting

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

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Oh! So Pretty by Dave Meeker. Photo by Randall Whitehead.

Using LED Light to Create Artwork

The idea of light as art is not new. There was Dan Flavin who used fluorescent lighting and there is James Turrell who uses natural light.  Plus, there is plenty of neon art, but the idea of using…

OPENUU Launches Crescent Lighting Collection

The husband and wife team behind interdisciplinary design firm, OPENUU, has launched their new Crescent Lighting collection in a variety of colors.  OPENUU's Crescent Lighting Collection is inspired…

Lite Source Quilla Pendant

The Quilla collection from Lite Source features modern minimalist design with choices of sophisticated frosted glass or elegant diamond glass shades. The LED inside provides bright yet eco-friendly…

ELK Halstead Chandelier

From ELK, the Halstead collection 6 light linear chandelier combines Dark Gray finished wood with wire mesh held together with bolts for an industrial look. Finished in Weathered Rust. 
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This collection of Fiestaware is best illuminated from the front because it is solid. Photo by Randall Whitehead.

Shelf Awareness

Q. What is the best way to light shelving? A. First off, you have to think about how translucent or opaque the objects are that you’re trying to illuminate. Solid items, like chinaware and books,…