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Nemo’s latest decorative floor lamp released

(Italy) - Nemo launches its newest decorative piece, the Fox floor lamp. "As in nature, a minimal of energy and material can fulfil a function...

Tom Dixon expands with new Shanghai Hub

(UK) - In January, Tom Dixon opened its latest Hub in Shanghai, as part of its expansion into Asia. The new Hub is in Xintiandi,...

Lodes launches new line with Diesel

(Italy) - Lodes and the international lifestyle brand Diesel, owned by the OTB group, announce the launch of the Diesel Living with Lodes line. Comprising...

Lambert & Fils unveils the new Atelier line

(Canada) - Lambert & Fils launch new lighting range after the opening of its new US-based showroom. After the opening last December of its first...

United in Design’s Apprenticeship & Mentor programme commences in April

(UK) - Diversity initiative United in Design announced its first Apprenticeship Scheme for enrolment in 2021 as well as launching their mentorship programme for...

Women in Lighting win LIT Lighting Design Award

(UK) - Women in Lighting wins LIT Lighting Design Award. The WiL project is the winner of the 2020 Spotlight prize from the LIT Lighting...

Flos Infra-Structure Episode 2 wins 2021 Wallpaper* Design Award

(Italy) - Flos wins award at the 2021 Wallpaper* Design Awards Flos' Infra-Structure Episode 2, designed by Vincent Van Duysenfor, wins at Wallpaper* Design Awards...

Viso wins German Design Award for its Feathers Collection

(Canada) – Toronto-based contemporary lighting brand, Viso has won the German Design Award for the new Feathers Collection, launched earlier this year. Fred, Nancie, and Pablo, two...

Chelsom reveals further fixtures from the Edition 27 range

(UK) - Chelsom reveals more bedside lighting fixtures from its most recent collection. Chelsom unveils more fixtures from Edition 27 range - a truly eclectic...

The Light Retreat launched to offer escape and support

(UK) – Initiative seeks to boost positivity and encourages taking time out. Jess Gallagher and April Dorrian have launched The Light Retreat – a social...

Nulty appoints Gary Thornton

(UK) – Thornton joins the studio’s UK office as Associate Lighting Designer. Lighting designer Gary Thornton has joined Nulty’s UK team as Associate Lighting Designer,...

Monica Luz Lobo named President-Elect of IALD

(USA) – Lobo will take over from current President Douglas Leonard in 2022. Following the 2021 IALD Elections, the association’s Nominations and Elections Committee has...

Paul Traynor named Head of Light Bureau

(UK) – Traynor takes over from Zlatan Idnert as Head of Light Bureau. Paul Traynor has, as of 1 January 2021, taken over as the...

The Light Tribe and Designers Mind launch #inlightofitall social media campaign

(UK) – Initiative hopes to raise money for CALM. In the run up to the festive period last year, The Light Tribe, a division of...

Former President of SLL, Liz Peck, dies aged 46

(UK) – Peck served as SLL President in 2015, during the UNESCO International Year of Light. It is with great sadness that the Society of...