Lighting Products

What’s Next: Lighting

For many of us, lighting is just a matter of wattage and bulb type. Maybe we’ve grappled with the question of whether an inefficient incandescent or a CFL, with its trace mercury content, is the lesser of two evils. But…

Lighting the Way

A series of stunning art installations, located in first-class and VIP lounges, enlivens the passenger experience at  London’s Heathrow Airport.

Trends: Lighting

Could Mies van der Rohe possibly have imagined how widely his famous maxim about less and more would be so broadly and almost indiscriminately co-opted? He would probably applaud the way it’s become a mantra for lighting design. Energy efficiency…

Celestial Lighting

“The concept was to capture the balance and the beauty of the curves of the traditional chandelier, without the weight,” JGoodDesign founder Jeff Goodman says of his newest work, the $5,135 Astral Chandelier. Three mouth-blown glass tubes, suspended by steel…

Rotare: A Smart, Sexy Lighting Fixture

When Susan Hakkarainen, the president and founder of Ivalo Lighting, set out to create a new line of fixtures, she created the kind of brief that designers salivate over. “The charge was, design me an architectural element,” she says. “Don’t…

Exciting Lighting

Another young international lighting collective (members live in the UK and in New York), Seen the Light makes lighting that is at once artistic and functional. Fingerprint is a ceramic tile that, when touched, acts as a rheostat. It makes…

Microline by FAD Lighting

FAD Lighting got a little surprise this year. For all of the lighting on display in its ICFF booth, an almost-invisible product has gotten the most attention from passers-by. That’s Microline, a recessed architectural lighting product. It’s your typical T5…