Table of Contents 2013

 
  • LED Lamp Recalls

    Lamp recalls in the lighting industry are nothing new. As two recent LED lamp recalls show, technology hiccups are to be expected and manufacturers are taking the responsible steps to address the issue.

     
  • Stay Seated

    These purposeful chairs let users get cozy in style. Plus, a ceiling system that blocks noise and offers ready access to the systems it shields.

     
  • The Matter of Light

    A first-hand look at how James Turrell creates his light installations, such as the ones currently on view in Los Angeles, New York, and Houston.

     
  • The Barnes Foundation at dusk.

    The Art of Lighting

    The new home of the Barnes Foundation in central Philadelphia sheds new light on the world’s most important collection of post-impressionist paintings.

     
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    Cool It

    Advancements in thermal management strategies for LED fixtures pave the way for design innovation.

     
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    Optical Illumination

    After some initial grappling with LED technology, the lighting industry has begun leveraging its distinct performance and potential.

     
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    Peace Bridge, Calgary

    Decorative custom fixtures illuminate Calgary's signature Calatrava structure for late-night river crossings.

     
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    Color Composition

    Pfarre Lighting Design uses color-changing LEDs in a new Hamburg subway station, making it a metaphor for the vibrant and evolving quarter it serves.

     
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    Metalux Arcline LED Series, Cooper Lighting

    Get ambient, glare-free illumination for below-ceiling applications with Cooper Lighting's Metalux Arcline LED Series.

     
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    1Puck LP, Minimis

    A 30mm diameter gives 1Puck LP a slim profile for being tucked away.

     
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    XSP Series LED Streetlight, Cree

    Cree's new streetlight is designed to use half the energy of a traditional high-pressure sodium lamp.

     
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    Luminous Heights

    The daylighting and electric lighting design for the Sacramentao International Airport creates a modern transportation hub for today's air traveler.

     
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    Indy Multi-Head LED Luminaires, Juno Lighting Group by Schneider Electric

    Indy Multi-Head LED Luminaires are designed for accent or ambient lighting in two styles.

     
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    GLED, RAB Lighting

    When a ceiling clearance in a parking garage is tight, turn to Rab Lighting's new GLED luminaire.

     
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    Viper, Beacon Products

    A pole-mounted LED luminaire from Beacon Products comes with an array of specification options.

     
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    Design Pro LED Lights, Kichler

    The Design Pro LED line has expanded to include accent and in-ground versions.

     
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    LightCell Plus, Oree

    Oree's two new LED modules offer a small footprint and glare- and hotspot-free illumination.

     
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    Slim, Rab Lighting

    Mount Rab Lighting's new Slim wallpacks on building perimeters and entrances.

     
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    Vault, Focal Point

    For indirect illumination, the 2-foot-by-2-foot Vault fits cleanly into ceilings.

     
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    Vero, Bridgelux

    Vero can be specified in four different light-emitting surface configurations.

     
  • Situ Studio Loves New York

    A Brooklyn, N.Y., firm designs a red illuminated heart to celebrate the bonds forged between neighbors during Hurricane Sandy for the annual Times Square Arts Valentine’s Day competition.