LightArt: Tell us your story. Chi: I wanted to be an artist ever since I was a kid, but I’ve always been very pragmatic. In junior high I participated in an after-school program focused on building doll houses. Shortly after that I saw a set of floor plans for the first time. Of course [...]
As we made our way though the Southwest, we stopped in Tucson, AZ to talk with Aureleo Rosano, a mosaic and sculpture artist. Watch as he shares his wisdom regarding creativity, adventure, and life lessons in general –plus a taste of “the world’s best ice cream.” A huge thanks to Aureleo and Angela for their [...]
During our time in LA, we stopped to chat with Brandon Guzman, an architect with SmithGroup JJR. Watch as we discuss the creative spark, cross-disciplinary inspiration, and this Texan’s surprise at LA’s oil wells. As a bonus, we also hear about his use of LightArt’s LA2 Connected modular fixtures in designing the new SmithGroup LA [...]
While in LA, we sat down with musician Athena Kottak (Lee) to discuss creativity, inspiration and doing what you love. Bonus cat and shiny shoes too! Find out how she started, and why she can’t and won’t take creative output for granted.
Check out the latest video of our Sacramento event. One of our early stops as we headed down the West Coast, Sacramento was a fun and lively event. Watch the creativity unfold as designers and architects from the area take on our Paper Pendant Challenge and play with Studio design tiles. Hosted by LightArt, 3form, [...]
While we were in Portland, we stopped to chat with fashion designer Adam Arnold and find out what creativity means to him. Prepare to be inspired!
Wonder what the heck that crazy chrome van was in our last post? Say hello to our mobile creation station! We outfitted a Sprinter van to be a rolling version of our Seattle Studio. It comes complete with a laser cutter, heat-forming oven, 3form material samples, tools, lighting demos, solar panels to power the fun, [...]
We just launched our Ignite/Create 2015 tour. Last week we were in Sacramento, and we’ll be in Los Angeles this week. Before hitting the road, however, we took our Paper Pendant Challenge to Compendium, a creative local company here in Seattle. Check out the video below to see the magic! More tour updates and videos [...]