Clear acrylic sheet is etched with a uniform matrix and embedded with LEDs.

Karmarama’s ‘Psychedelic Rabbit Hole’

Karmarama, one of the fastest-growing communications agencies in the UK, relocated to Farringdon Place in a move to unite the entire Karma Comms group of 250 staff under one roof. With successful campaigns for Costa, Age UK, Ikea and the BBC, Karmarama’s office space needed to reflect their creative spirit and has been designed and installed by ...



Selecting efficient LED lighting for the kitchen will likely result in the best return on dollars spent.

LEDs at Home: Use Them in the Right Direction

With all the hype about the long life and energy efficiency of LEDs, some homeowners may think that LED lighting is the perfect solution for every application. While that may be true one day, it's safe to assume it's not the case today. LED is a highly directional light source, similar to a flashlight: light is emitted in only one direction. ...





Lasvit presented an extraordinary collaboration with Japanse superstar designer Oki Sato.

Lasvit Debuts Nendo Designs at Milan & NeoCon

The custom atelier division of Lasvit, the visionary Czech Republic glass manufacturer, presented an extraordinary collaboration with Japanese superstar designer Oki Sato, founder of Japanese Nendo Studio. The new hand-blown glass collection debuted at Salone di Mobile in Milan and was reprised at NeoCon 2012 in Chicago . The 2012 exhibition, ...





LED Decorative Fixtures from OSRAM SYLVANIA conceal the source

Efficient Lighting at Home: Boon or Bane?

Energy-efficient lighting technologies can both beautify a living space and save on the homeowner’s monthly electric bills – but only if carefully applied. Even when they come in a familiar shape and package, new compact fluorescent (CFL) and LED lighting have quirks and disadvantages to watch out for. Some new, efficient lighting sources ...



Randall Whitehead dining room maintains warmth

Efficient Lighting at Home: Concerns with Color

Lighting.com turns to three award-winning home lighting designers to share their concerns about light color and efficient lighting sources. And provide their tips and tricks to doing it right. We’ve all seen the fun effects of colored lights, but it may seem odd to think of white light as having color. Lighting pros use correlated color ...