Carolyn Kinder

Carolyn Kinder: ARTS Award Recipient for Lifetime Achievement

Already a recipient of the ARTS Award for Lifetime Achievement, Carolyn Kinder is not one to kick back. Just named a finalist in the Product Designer category, she reflects on how she got to where she is today. She may have been nicknamed “Petunia” (Nunnie for short) since birth, but Carolyn Kinder is no fragile […]

Valley Light Gallery

Valley Light Gallery Asks Phoenix Residents To Come See The Light

For more than 40 years, Valley Light Gallery has been urging Phoenix-area residents to “come see the light.”   Growing up in Detroit, you’d think Chris Unthank, the second-generation owner of Valley Light Gallery in Scottsdale, Ariz., would have a fascination with cars. Instead, it’s a different type of machinery – the kind found in […]

Dallas Market Center & Accessories Resource Team announced the 24th annual ARTS Award

Dallas Market Center & ART Announce ARTS Award

Dallas Market Center (DMC) and the Accessories Resource Team (ART), the trade association representing the home accents industry, have announced that the Cooper family of Uttermost will receive the Academy of Achievement Award at the 24th annual ARTS Awards. The ARTS Awards will be held during the upcoming Dallas Total Home & Gift Market in […]

Retail Spotlight - Light By Design

Retail Spotlight: Light By Design in San Antonio

Light by Design operates in a very different way than most showrooms. “We’re here to grant your design wishes,” states Vanessa Turney, co-owner of the 2010 and 2011 ARTS Award-winning Light by Design showroom in San Antonio, Texas.   “This is a studio that makes lighting personal,” she adds.  How the team at Light by Design […]

23rd ARTS Awards

2012 Dallas ARTS Awards

Members of the lighting industry dressed in their finest for the 23rd annual ARTS Awards. The year 2011 was a rough one for everyone in the industry, which makes a night that celebrates the achievements of those whose businesses have stood out as the best in each region especially sweet.  The ARTS Awards are co-sponsored […]

23rd Annual ARTS Awards

Lighting Winners Announced at the ARTS Awards

Lighting industry rock stars took center stage during the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market The atmosphere at the 23rd Annual ARTS Awards was sparkling indeed, thanks to the creativity and craftsmanship of Swarovski Elements, which recently became a special sponsor for the much-anticipated yearly gala. Dangling crystals weren’t the only dazzlers during the awards presentation […]

23rd Annual ARTS Awards

SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS Sponsors 23rd Annual ARTS Awards Gala

SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS will sponsor the 23rd annual ARTS Awards gala being held Saturday, January 21, 2012 during the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market (January 18-24). “SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS is the ideal partner for the ARTS Awards gala and we are honored to work with them on this special evening,” says Cindy Morris, COO of the […]

enLightenment Magazine announces the 23rd annual ARTS Awards

ARTS Awards Finalists Named

The finalists for the upcoming ARTS Awards are announced