The Foscarini brand was founded on the island of Murano, Venice, in the early eighties. Each Foscarini model or configuration has a history and identity, and shares a brand’s passion for innovation, attention to detail, and design quality.
Monorail systems are state-of-the-art configurable lighting solutions that allow custom styling with minimalist appeal. Monorail can be formed by hand into configurations suitable for a wide range of both residential and commercial settings. It can be installed in straight runs, field-bent to create organic shapes, or arranged to follow architectural details.
Louis Poulsen is a Danish lighting company that was founded in 1874. Louis Poulsen is known for several iconic pieces by famous lighting designers Poul Henningsen and Arne Jacobsen. Louis Poulsen’s approach to lighting lies in a very strict and uncompromising product philosophy grounded in simplicity. All elements must serve a light-related purpose.
I try to understand where the thing will be made, and I try to challenge the brief, and make sure I am not repeating something that already exists. I very rarely think of the final shape of an object, or the surface before I start. I am always thinking of the material possibilities, the potential of the factory, and the structure of the object, which means that I am a vertebrate designer, rather than an invertebrate! I am inspired by just about everything: cooking and architecture, engineering and sci-fi , music and contemporary sculpture , British traditions and travel.
Pablo Pardo, has been at the forefront of innovative lighting design since he established his eponymous company in San Francisco two decades ago. The Venezuelan-born designer offers an extensive collection of modern floor, table, and suspension fixtures that bridge the gap between timelessness and technological innovation.
The Lightyears brand infuses the natural trinity of light, functionality, and aesthetics into the fundamental creation of beautiful illumination. Founded on a strong Scandinavian legacy, Lightyears pushes boundaries with its progressive designs that renew and innovate traditional Danish lighting with modern interpretation.
Just a few years ago, the design of LED lighting largely mimicked the familiar forms of incandescent lighting. Now, innovative designers are leveraging the unique traits of LED technology—along with the latest advances in areas such as light quality and diffusion—to create distinctive decorative lighting designs.
Outdoor entryway lighting serves several important purposes: it welcomes guests, enables a bright, safe passage towards the door and a way to identify visitors, as well as offering a favorable first impression with a hint of “jewelry” at the front of your home.
To call Jonathan Adler prolific is an understatement. The New York City-based ceramicist and designer long ago moved beyond just vases and tabletop accessories to put his signature cool and cheeky mark on everything from needlepoint pillows to handbags and hotel design, debuting new creations at a fast and furious pace. To produce his latest series of lighting designs, however, he partnered with the esteemed North Carolina lighting company Robert Abbey.