Lighting

Dallas Market Center Hosted Designers for Annual “Dine + Design” Event

DMC’s Dine + Design

DALLAS–Dallas Market Center said that more than 400 members of the design community attended this year’s annual “Dine + Design” education and networking luncheon held last week. Designers came together to network with industry professionals, view the latest trends and hear the 2015 Sherwin-Williams Colormix Forecast presented by its Director of Color Marketing, Jackie Jordan.More »

Last updated: September 30, 2014

Wildwood Lamps to Debut Line with Bob Timberlake

Timberlake’s Salem lamp

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C.–Renowned artist and furniture designer Bob Timberlake will debut his inaugural lighting line with Wildwood Lamps at High Point Market next month. The 14-piece collection consists of table lamps in rich, earthy finishes and organic silhouettes in such materials as wood, ceramic and rattan. Timberlake, who is known for his realist paintings ofMore »

Last updated: October 1, 2014

Maison & Objet Welcomed Almost 67,000 Visitors

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PARIS-This month’s Maison & Objet played host to 66,962 visitors, up 1.1 percent from the attendee count from the September 2013 show, according to a statement from the show. A total of 3,445 companies exhibited at the show, up 5 percent from last year. This included 650 exhibitors that were new to the show, theMore »

Last updated: September 29, 2014

Hinkley Debuts Second Lighting Guide

Hinkley’s new lighting guide

CLEVELAND–At the American Lighting Association conference this month, Hinkley Lighting released its second lighting guide, “Lighting Made Simple, Volume 2,” which targets homeowners who want to add or update their lighting. In a magazine-like format, the guide includes articles such as “29 Designs to Make Your Space Shine,” and “Hot Property,” It also has contentMore »

Last updated: September 29, 2014

ELK’s Dimond Lighting and Lazy Susan to Merge

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NESQUEHONING, Pa.–Two of ELK Group International’s brands—Dimond Lighting and Lazy Susan—will begin the transition into a single brand called Dimond Home. The move will combine the strengths of both companies to become a single-source provider of designer lighting, home decor and accent furniture, ELK said in a statement. Eventually, the two brands will have consolidatedMore »

Last updated: September 25, 2014

26th Annual ARTS Awards Gala Shifts to Friday

ARTS Awards 2015

DALLAS–This upcoming ARTS Awards, presented by ART and Dallas Market Center, will take place on Friday, Jan. 16, rather than the traditional Saturday date pattern. The awards take place each January during the Dallas Total Home & Gift Market and recognize top manufacturers, retailers, designers and sales representatives worldwide. “We shifted the ARTS Awards toMore »

Last updated: September 25, 2014

ART Tabs Andrulis as President; Lowack Steps Down

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CHARLOTTE, N.C.–ART, the creative home furnishings network and trade association, has appointed Susan Andrulis of Imax as its new president and Kellee Hollenback Hammond with Littman Brands and Sonneman – A Way of Light as the executive vice president of ART’s board of directors. The previous president of ART, Mindy Lowack of the Dallas MarketMore »

Last updated: September 24, 2014

Surya Kicks Off Think Pink Promotion

Surya’s Think Pink web page

CALHOUN, Ga.–Surya has again partnered with the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) to help increase awareness of breast cancer and the need for early detection and treatment through its Think Pink campaign. From now through the end of October, Surya will donate 10 percent of proceeds from the sale of 60 pink products to NBCFMore »

Last updated: September 24, 2014