Interviews

A New Lease Of Light

Skinflint was founded by husband and wife team Chris and Sophie Miller. The first time they met, Chris tried to convince Sophie to sell...

Engineering Light

EOQ is a lighting company rooted in the spirit of industrial adventure, it delivers classic design principles using a new and constantly evolving vocabulary....

Making Neon New Again

“I love neon” proclaims Dutch industrial designer Sabine Marcelis from her Rotterdam-based workshop and studio. An uncommon favourite amongst lighting designers, neon is not...

Light Tension

Garth Roberts founded his studio in 2010 after a series of pop-up studio projects in collaboration with Universities in Milan, Berlin and New York....

Tradition Meets Technology

Ateliar MEL designs and manufactures high quality contemporary light fittings that blend modern digital techniques with traditional glass craftsmanship. Co-founder Maria Ruiz Pardo talks...

Architectural Articulation

Zaha Hadid Design creates a variety of pieces from architecturally inspired homeware to limited edition furniture and lighting, as well as innovative installations and...

Let The Good Times Flow

darc caught up with award-winning interior designer Dorothee Meilichzon to find out who and what inspires her and how lighting is integral to her...

Lighting’s Modern Master

Robert Sonneman is considered by many as a legend in lighting. On the 50th anniversary of one of his first designs, Orbiter, darc spoke with...

Moser Crystal celebrates 160 years with exhibition

(UK) Moser Crystal are hosting an exhibition at London’s leading luxury tableware retailer, Thomas Goode to celebrate 160 years of supreme craftsmanship. darc interviewed...

Experiential Design

Internationally renowned, Istanbul-based design studio Autoban works across architecture and interiors, product and design, forging a reputation for thoughtfulness, experimentation and craftsmanship. darc talks to co-founder...