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Once a Hospital, Now a High-end Hotel

Public advocacy for preservation of historical structures has had a checkered history. It worked in New York City when violinist Isaac Stern and Jackie Kennedy led the reversal of a developer’s proposal to tear down Carnegie Hall...

An Elegant Blend of Old and New

The $115 million restoration of the Enoch Pratt Free Library, in Baltimore, Md., painstakingly recreated the stunning interior of the original 1933 building, giving visitors today the same sense of awe and wonder people experienced in that exact space nearly 90 years ago...

Lighting a Masterwork

From its commanding view atop Fairmount on the Schuylkill River, the Philadelphia Museum of Art has been a symbol of the city’s cultural status and proud historical heritage since its completion in 1928. Its main physical drawback is that there are no open adjoining surfaces...

Moynihan Train Hall

The design by architects Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) marries utility with history and delivers the functionality of a modern transportation hub in a structure of another era. The thoughtful incorporation of natural and artificial light was critical...

More with Less

Hydrel introduces the Specialty Architectural Flood (SAF) exterior lighting fixtures designed to illuminate the architectural details of a building façade, accentuate landscape and hardscape elements, provide area lighting or accent signage...

Punctuate Space

// Sponsored // The familiar meets the fresh and new in Berri from Eureka Lighting. Classic ball and seamless tube components come configured in various geometries and sizes. Luminaires can be arranged to create distinctive lighting designs...

Wireless-Enabled Fixtures

Several Luminis luminaires are now enabled with the nLight AIR wireless lighting controls platform, which allows the fixtures to communicate wirelessly with other nLight enabled devices such as dimmers, switches, and occupancy sensors...

Contemporary Response

At the Tempe Center for the Arts, in Tempe, Ariz., Landscape Forms debuted its new Typology line, which includes both area light fixtures and site furnishings. The line is a system of sculptural and outdoor seating and lighting features, created in partnership with Designworks...

Floating Work of Art

Modern Forms’ Konstrukt, a sculpture of side-lit interlocking panels, renders a thought-provoking aesthetic. Subtle, ambient illumination draws attention to this floating work of modern art. Interlocking panels forged seamlessly together...

Celeste

A decorative disc formed from artisanal casted glass, the luminaire features integrated connectors that allow individual heads to be connected vertically, providing the opportunity to create large impactful installations as well as smaller clusters...