August 21, 2014
Feiss, Monte Carlo Fans and Sea Gull Lighting — three brands under parent company Generation Brands — have appointed Gary Biarsky to the newly... read full story
August 21, 2014
Osram Sylvania will relocate its Danvers, MA-based headquarters to 200 Ballardvale Street in Wilmington, MA.  The new location will be within... read full story
August 21, 2014
The Lightfair Intl. (LFI) 2015 Call for Speakers is open. The organization is seeking top lighting and design practitioners from across the globe to... read full story
August 21, 2014
Brian Slater & Assoc. will be Nora Lighting's new showroom sales agency for southeast Florida. Slater & Assoc. is based in Boca Raton and... read full story
August 19, 2014
Libby Langdon: My design process begins with the invaluable one-on-one time I spend with my interior design clients, learning about their likes and... read full article
August 06, 2014
The U.S. Department of Energy may still be analyzing potential additional energy-efficiency standards for ceiling fans, but the lighting industry isn... read full article
July 31, 2014
Residential Lighting: Why should lighting care about Millennials?Jason Dorsey: Currently ages 19 to 36, this demographic will outspend Baby Boomers... read full article
July 21, 2014
Hinsdale Lighting President Karen Lang was up on a ladder in her showroom pulling down merchandise for a customer when the proverbial light bulb went... read full article

marketplace

  • The Infina from Jesco is an AC LED flexible light strip that powers a continuous run of more than 150 feet with one line voltage feed. The AC technology eliminates external drivers and the strip has an ultra-high output with...
  • WAC Lighting has introduced a technology-focused 30th Anniversary Catalog that includes the complete WAC product offering and additions to its ever-expanding product line, including many LED items available with 90 CRI and...
  • Livex Lighting’s Model No.1333-91 from its Astoria Collection wears a Brushed Nickel finish with hand-blown satin opal white cylinder glass. Measures 26 inches wide by7½ inches high by 6¼ inches deep. Also available in...
  • Triple-S Chemicals is a Los Angeles-based company that specializes in the manufacture and sale of metal antiquing solutions and patina solutions for copper, brass, bronze and steel. Its antiquing and patina solutions range...
    Triple S Chemical Solutions
    Triple S Chemical Solutions
  • Creative and distinctive, the contemporary Sea Glass table lamps from Stein World are offered in Mist Gray, Amber and Sea Blue course-grained glass and are topped with cream fabric hardback shades.
  • This beautiful and contemporary 28-inch diameter pendant bowl from Justice Design’s Veneto Luce™ Collection features hand-woven lace glass created by artisans in Venice, Italy. Shown in Polished Chrome, the bowl is available...
  • Elco Lighting’s LED Insert Kit with LED Connector is specially designed to fit in 5-inch and 6-inch recessed housings with an orange quick-connector. Compatible with most common incandescent, low voltage magnetic and low...
  • From Avenue Lighting, the Glacier Ave. Collection’s magnificent cascading LED points encased by solid crystals give a space a dramatic modern feel.
  • Cutting a figure like no other, the Irene-3 from Matthews Fan Co. is rustic yet strikingly modern. The fan is inspired by the golden age of aviation with three neatly joined propeller-shaped, solid walnut-stained wooden...
  • Adesso’s Wellington satin steel arc lamp has three beautiful charcoal gray, tweed-like linen drum shades that nest for easy shipping. Each shade suspends from a straight adjustable arm that swings from the 1½-inch-diameter...
  • Beaumont is a staple in Nuvo Lighting’s outdoor lineup. It’s classically designed, with a scalloped hood and wide water glass cage. The wall lanterns are available in three sizes, arm up or down, and two post lantern sizes....
  • Subtly revealed beneath a sheer silver fabric shade are the scrolling arms and crystal droplets of the Sochi Sophistication chrome-finished table lamp from Kathy Ireland Home® by Pacific Coast Lighting. 
  • WAC Lighting’s Mini LED Multiple Spots for remodeling and new construction applications are marketed as complete units including the housing and trim. Available in one-, two- and three-light configurations, each spot is...
  • DL-FLEX-AC from Jesco is a high-lumen-output commercial-grade flexible lighting system that operates directly off of line voltage — no additional power source required and no drivers to hide. With a maximum run length of up...
  • Inspired by geometric form, Ziqi Home’s three-ring Coco lamp was recreated for a Mid-Century Modern style. Designed with chestnut wood, hand-brushed gold metal plating and topped with a linen shade, its rings can be twisted...
We have vaulted ceilings and will install indirect lighting along the perimeter to illuminate them. Our designer wants to hang a pendant fixture from the center of the vaults. We feel that this will visually fight the architecture. What do you think?
Thank you for sharing your thoughts about the lighting. I'm totally on board with showing off those wonderful vaulted ceilings. So many times we have projects that have simple, flat ceilings throughout. I see this as a lost architectural opportunity. I think that the pendant addition is a good one. When different types of lighting are layered together, it's like the secret sauce to good design. By layering task, accent, decorative and ambient light together, you can create an environment that...
Nicole Bowling
Nicole Bowling
After last February’s snowstorm and cancelled flight, I’m glad to say that I successfully made it to NY NOW this time around. My first stop at the market was Accent on Design...

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