Interviews

Will Chelsom – Edition 27 Collection

What is the concept behind Edition 27 Collection? Our main focus - as always - was to create innovative and beautiful lighting designs. Edition...

Why your mental health matters

darc sits down with Nulty’s Kael Gillam and interior designer Kaye Preston to chat about Designers Mind, a new forum aimed at raising awareness of...

Fumie Shibata – Bonbori

This year, Czech lighting brand Brokis has launched its first outdoor lighting collection in collaboration with Japanese designer Fumie Shibata. Inspired by Japan’s traditional...

Matt Kavanagh – NOS Chandelier

London Designer Matt Kavanagh introduces a new style of sustainable lighting made from discarded NOS cannisters. The NOS Sphere 228 chandelier is part of a...

Peter Bowles – Original BTC

British lighting manufacturer Original BTC was founded in 1990 with design, quality and attention to detail at the forefront of its philosophy. Celebrating its...

James Bassant and Riley Sanders – Astro Lighting

The Capsule Collection from Astro Lighting is a trio of limited-edition designs that aim to transcend seasons and trends, by being functional yet beautiful....

Konstantin Grcic

Winner of this year's Best Decorative Lighting Fixture at the arc awards - the Noctambule collection from Flos comes to glamorous life at night. Winner...

Kuulto – Secto Design

designed by Seppo Koho How did your collaboration with Secto Design happen? I met the founder of Secto Design, Tuula Jusélius, when I was still...

Renée Joosten – ICRAVE

Renée Joosten has been part of the team at US-based ICRAVE, for the past eight years – overseeing the design studio’s in-house lighting department...

Gabriel Scott – Luna Series

Helen Ankers discovers a softer side to Canadian design-duo Gabriel Kakon and Scott Richler with their latest lighting launch - Luna. darc’s first encounter with Gabriel...

Enzo Catellani

Catellani & Smith celebrates its 30th anniversary in the lighting industry this year. Known worldwide for its striking decorative light pieces, Helen Ankers spoke...

Kate Sweater – Ozzy + Wes

As part of our annual ‘darc designers’ feature, this year we take a closer look at some of the emerging talents in lighting. darc...

Mischa Couvrette – Hollis+Morris

As part of our annual 'darc designers' feature, this year we take a closer look at some of the emerging talents in lighting. Having...

A Poetic Expression

Delta Light's new lighting range Reflections makes use of the brand's experience in light technology in a more decorative way. In an exclusive interview...

Making Waves

At the core of Cerno’s business is a friendship that dates back to childhood with the three founders growing up in Laguna Beach. Helen...