The renovation of a coastal residence in Massachusetts requires innovative lighting techniques that work in tandem with a generous amount of natural daylight. Located 15 miles outside of Boston in the seaside community of Swampscott, this remodeling project entailed opening up exterior walls to take advantage of the ocean views. The master bath – one […]
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, […]
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 […]
Good food, an upscale nightlife vibe, and a nature-inspired ambiance are hallmarks of this new Chi-town resta-lounge. Opened in May at 113 West Hubbard Street in Chicago, Mercer One Thirteen is a unique hybrid restaurant-lounge that has been described as an “urban forest” with bold natural graphics inside and a double-sided fireplace as a centerpiece. […]
Focus Lighting adds drama to prehistoric creatures at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. The aim of the renovated Dinosaur Hall is to bring paleontology alive to curious museum-goers, and the strategic placement of lighting accomplishes just that. The lighting installation by Focus Lighting in New York City received an Award of Recognition […]
This hotel chain’s slogan – It’s a New Stay® – points to a more upscale experience, including an energy-saving conversion to LED lighting. The first Courtyard by Marriott in the country was built in 1983 in Atlanta and was Marriott’s initial sister brand. Although it originally targeted business travelers seeking quality service at affordable prices, […]
The Center Pyramid Building in Indianapolis will “go pink” beginning on October 3 for one week in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and as a reminder for women to schedule their annual mammogram, a lifesaving screening for thousands of women each year. The Central Pyramid Building – home to the Susan G. Komen (SGK) […]
The lighting employed by Studio Lux for this California residence consumes 2.3 watts per square foot and received Honorable Mention in the Cooper Lighting SOURCE Awards. Please click the images to see a high resolution full size image Located in Indian Wells – a desert resort community near Palm Springs, Calif. – this iconic home […]
The lighting design team devised skylight and heater assemblies, mounting IO Line .75 high-output LED striplights above frosted glass panels, eliminating any visible sources. IO medium-output LED strips provide indirect light above kitchen cabinets and within the range hood while 2700K LED light panels provide undercabinet lighting.
The cove and floating ceiling are designed to conceal IO Line .75 LED striplights viewed at shallow angles from great distances, and to eliminate harsh shadows.