Lots of new content in this re-cap of January! In addition to all of our content from the last three weeks, we have added a spotlight on Beta Calco’s new Endless linear system. Our featured manufacturer is LUMOS. Our “Who Designed it Wednesday” talks about the designers behind the suspension lamp called “Party”. Learn about what the Buy American Act is in our Technical Spotlight. To wrap it up we are sharing HiLumz high-powered retrofits in the Contractor Corner.
Kuzco introduces a new adjustable linear product called “Phoenix”. Learn about this week’s featured manufacture-Lumithree. “Bols” is a stunning new exterior collection designed for Estiluz by Mermelada Estudio. Learn more about them in this week’s “Who Designed it Wednesday?”. Do you know what the “Declare Label” is? Read about the basics on this label and which of our manufacturers have started implementing it for their products. In our Contractor Corner we are sharing a new sealed vapor product from Viscor.
Light Shed 60 offers a powerful, efficient and extremely comfortable lighting system. Learn about this new release from iGuzzini in our Product Spotlight column. This week we feature Lumenwerx lighting! “Who designed it Wednesday” goes behind the scenes and tells us the story behind Patrick Norguet’s Flar designed for LODES. SEPCO gets technical and explains why batteries are so important to solar lighting. Did you know Airey Thompson makes temporary work lights? Check them out in the Contractor Corner for more information.
Happy New Year! Kicking off with an updated layout and added content! Check out our product spotlight of Poliedro from Studio 1 of Scott Architectural Lighting. Our featured manufacturer this week is Lumenture. Learn about Louise Campbell’s Collage pendant for Louis Poulsen in, “Who Designed it Wednesday?”. We’ve added a weekly technical spotlight, and this week we are featuring Alphabet’s not so standard, standard white technology. To top it off we have fixtures with integrated motion sensors from AFX in our Contractor Corner.
It has been a wonderful year, and this month was full of great new additions. This is a re-cap of the month of December, along with some new content like Acclaim’s awesome new flood light, “Unity”. Also, learn about the designer behind the Buckle pendant created for Innermost. We’ve included a featured article from Lutron that brings you inside one of NYC’s most exclusive private clubs that just happens to be controlled with Lutron’s Quantum System.
Plusminus is the new versatile, conductive textile belt, lighting system from Vibia. Beacon Products introduces Mico Strike to the Urban bell style family. Who is Ichiro Iwasaki? Learn about him in our featured “Who Designed it Wednesday?” column. Our contractor corner features a new switchable recessed linear from Columbia Lighting with switchable lumens and color temperature.
Static white wet rated strip for extreme temps is now an addition to Q-tran’s flex offering. Also featured this week is Sistemalux’s new Petit surface mounted wall and step light. Learn about the design behind Josep Lluis Xucla’s Eclipsi created for Estiluz. Kim Lighting introduces a new vandal resistant product line built for high-abuse applications.
Sign up for a virtual tour of the Vibia Headquarters in Barcelona, Spain for the chance to win a Vibia Fold Fixture! In addition to a re-cap of November, we are featuring the new linear from BetaCalco called Flute. Silenzio by Monica Armani for Luceplan is this week’s “Who designed it Wednesday?”. Make sure to also check out the additions to our contractor corner, including a great 15 minute webinar with Isolite.
Boca Flasher adds a new fixture to their Nanolume line called Nano HD. It is a line voltage fixture perfect for Cove Lighting, Wall grazing or Task Lighting in areas where space, output and energy consumption are a factor. Also, check out the sleek new bollard from MP Lighting. Jose Manuel Ferrero is the genius behind the simple and elegant piece from Estiluz called Alfi. Read about him in this week’s, “Who designed it Wednesday?”.