In a tight spot with a cove or perimeter lighting project?

Posted by Tom Warton on Jun 4, 2014 6:27:00 AM


So often the ideal lighting you'd like to use in for a wall or ceiling application meets only 2 of 3 critical criteria for specification. Now there's an adaptive linear LED lighting system designed expressly for compact spaces and expandable to any length.


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Topics: LED cove lighting, low profile LED, LED perimeter lighting

Low profile lighting makes a big statement at MuCEM

Posted by Rob Gemmell on May 23, 2014 5:30:00 AM


The specification of low profile lighting at the Museum of the European and Mediterranean Civilisations in Marseille, France, creates an explosion of light from hidden fixtures on the seafront in the city's Old Port area.

The three-building project - which features a modern cube structure designed by architect Rudy Ricciotti as well as retrofitted lighting at the Old Port and Fort St. Jean - utilizes fixtures that are concealed to draw attention to both the innovative architecture of Ricciotti's design and the historic structure of Fort St. Jean, according to Mondo Arc.


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Topics: LED Lighting, architectural lighting, low profile LED

How Inspired Product Design Can Make LED Lighting Even Better

Posted by Rob Gemmell on Apr 4, 2014 8:13:00 AM


The age of the LEDs is here. It wasn't too long ago that architects and lighting designers were expected to be more concerned with form than function, because lighting functionally just didn’t change that much form year to year. Now however, as designers are more keen than ever to figure out how to harness the power of LED technology with forms and functions scarcely envisioned even 5 years ago.

Ever since the incandescent phase-out was announced years ago, the conversation to solid-state lighting has shifted from beginners' hiccups with efforts in many directions to convergence between form and function. Now, LEDs are becoming beautiful to look at compared to the high-tech or holdover designs based on the predecessors that dominated the industry for decades.


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Topics: LED Lighting, low profile linear, ultra low-profile lighting, low profile LED, inspiration

Seen the biggest little thing yet from Vode? ZipOne LED 707

Posted by Rob Gemmell on Apr 2, 2014 1:42:00 PM


Today I'm pleased to announce the debut of our ultra low-profile ZipOne LED 707 modular linear lighting solution.

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Topics: task lighting, ultra low-profile lighting, low profile LED, cove lighting