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Verner

A performance-decorative suspended luminaire combining high light output with a geometric aesthetic, in the absence of visible hardware, VERNER is ideal for high ceiling applications, open areas or spaces where diminished focus on the ceiling is the aim.

Venue

Specifically crafted for open ceilings, the Peerless Venue family offers both visual comfort and architectural scale for space definition within the increasingly popular deconstructed ceiling. The sail-like curved forms evoke flow, while the graceful clouds provide...

Skydome Edge

The latest version of the Skydome Edge features a sleek, shallow knife-edge profile. The luminaire is available in 2-, 3- or 4-ft. diameters, lumen outputs for direct (2000-14000) and indirect (0-2500) distributions, custom finish options and 2700K-4000K color temperatures.

MOONRING MultiSTAK

The MOONRING MultiSTAK is a striking three-dimensional luminaire with a clean, sleek, modern appearance. Its elegant design eliminates visual clutter and transforms the mounting hardware and cables into an integral, aesthetically pleasing component of the installation.

Duke Ellington School of the Arts

Based in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington D.C., the Duke Ellington School of the Arts is a nationally recognized high school that specializes in arts education. Founded in 1974 by Peggy Cooper Cafritz and Mike Malone, the school occupies a building...

Burj Khalifa in Dubai

SACO created the tallest media façade on the planet at Burj Khalifa in Dubai using its innovative V-Stick technology. Emaar Properties Dubai, the premiere real estate developer in the UAE, and owner/operator of Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world, created an initiative...

One Five One

Part of a new breed of workspaces where the lines between residential and commercial are blurred, the vision for 151 West 42nd St. was to redesign the space into a 45,600-sq.-ft. artisanal food hall, cafe; bar and flexible events space.

Glare Reducer

The edge-lit drop lens on the new PGL8 from KIM Lighting reduces glare to provide exceptional visual comfort and performance. Many options are available with four distributions and six outputs up to 13,500 lumens. Specially designed with parking lots in mind...

Exhibit Puts T. Rex in New Light

Sue the T. Rex is the Lady Gaga of the dinosaur community. The magnificent murderbird—a favorite term to describe the T. Rex—has an often-hilarious Twitter feed and a new home in the Chicago Field Museum’s Griffin Halls of Evolving Planet.

Concentration at the Push of a Button

Lights on, curiosity, go! At the Herstedlund School in Denmark, “active light” accompanies teachers and students throughout the day. Its users say it promotes concentration, increases efficiency and boosts relaxation, creating moods that complement the situation.