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Robb Pope of Digital Ambiance Interviewed

Lighting designer Robb Pope of Digital Ambiance – who has created installations for Burning Man, auto maker Acura, the Light™ nightclub with Cirque Du Soleil in Las Vegas; and has worked on concerts for Justin Timberlake, Green Day, and No Doubt – discusses the role lighting plays in entertainment venues.      EnLIGHTenment Magazine:  How […]

Creative Designs in Lighting

Cole Real Estate Investments HQ: Fluorescent & Fabulous

It might seem as if every lighting project lately is LED, but that’s not always the best solution for the job as this award-winning installation proves.   For leading net-lease  (REIT) Cole Capital – the private capital business of Cole Real Estate Investments focused on the acquisition, active management, leasing, and financing of high-quality retail, […]

Illuminate Lighting Design

Illuminate Lighting Design: An Interview With Simon Berry

 enLIGHTenment Magazine sits down with Simon Berry, director of Illuminate Lighting Design, to discuss the company’s philosophy and noteworthy hospitality projects all over the globe. enLIGHTenment Magazine: Headquartered in Singapore, Illuminate also has offices in Hong Kong, and Melbourne, and has completed noteworthy projects across Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and America. Tell us more […]

Enlightenment Residential Magazine: Hilton Columbus

SOURCE Award Winner: The Hilton Columbus Downtown

Conveniently located in downtown Columbus, this convention center Hilton has stepped up its hospitality experience for business executives as well as for vacationers seeking sophisticated comfort. Providing new opportunities for the largest city and capital of Ohio to attract even greater events and conferences, this new construction convention center hotel has become a high-end new […]

SoBou New Orleans: Reveal Design Group

Architectural Lighting On a Budget: Reveal Design Group, SoBou

The Commander’s family of restaurants returns to the French Quarter in New Orleans with a “spirited” restaurant called SoBou that offers Louisiana street food-inspired cuisine. The adage, “Too many cooks spoil the broth” does not apply here at SoBou (which stands for South of Bourbon Street) restaurant. Nestled inside the W Hotel – French Quarter, […]

Architecture and Lighting firm Bluarch

Barrio 47: Rustic Elegance

Barrio 47 serves up Mediterranean cuisine in an industrial chic atmosphere. Manhattan bar/restaurant Barrio 47 – located at 47 Eighth Avenue between Jane and Horatio Street – offers an eclectic mix that has culinary traces from France, Italy, and Spain as well as original signature cocktails and house-made infused vodkas and rums, bitters, and spices. […]

Cree lighting CS18, Lighting Tops Grocery Store

Tops Friendly Markets Goes Green With Cree Lighting

It’s not just the fruits and vegetables that are “green” at this grocery store, so is the lighting. Before opening its latest 51,364-sq.-ft. store in Geneva, N.Y., several months ago, Northeast grocery retailer Tops Friendly Markets opted to install energy-saving LED lighting fixtures instead of the T5 fluorescent tubes normally specified for its stores. Cree […]

Lighting Westfield

Lighting San Diego’s North County Mall

Custom lighting fixtures enhance the shopping experience at San Diego’s North County Mall. Just as consumer buying habits have changed with the development of technology, so has the overall shopping experience.  In an era where many purchases occur online, retailers find themselves upping the ante in aesthetics to encourage consumers to make the mall a […]

The Darling Hotel & Spa

The Darling Hotel & Spa: Distinctively Darling

Part of The Star’s $870-million redevelopment in Sydney, Australia, The Darling Hotel & Spa won Best New Hotel Construction & Design 2012 at the Asia-Pacific International Hotel Awards. Making the most of stunning views of Darling Harbour and the surrounding city of Sydney, The Star complex boasts two hotels, penthouses, serviced apartments, 20+ restaurants, bars, […]

Vision Quest Lighting: Custom Lighting

Vision Quest Lighting: Miracle Workers

When a lighting manufacturer fell through on providing fixtures for the Revel Hotel & Casino, Vision Quest Lighting saved the day. One of the Spike chandeliers as it appears at the Revel Hotel & Casino. The Watermelon Domes were hand painted inside by Vision Quest Lighting’s graphics team In a soft economy, no company likes […]