Ignite/Create – Interview: Brandon Guzman, Architect

by Zach on April 30, 2015

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 [...]

Building a Basket

by Amy on December 7, 2012

This week at LightArt, our shop has been full of Translucent Suede ribbons being woven into these gorgeous over-sized Basket Fixtures.  Watching as the Artisans carefully weave the layers together to achieve the perfect harmony of linear organization and organic playfulness has been a real pleasure. As each Basket Fixture comes to life, there are [...]

A Day in the Life – the Process of a Custom Fixture from Start to Finish

by Amy on November 30, 2012

During my time here at LightArt, I have learned that ordering a custom light fixture can feel like a very daunting task to someone on the outside looking in.  So this week on Illuminate, I will be exploring our custom process in hopes of shedding a little light on what it means to order a completely [...]