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Arc of a Designer

Arc Adjustable Luminaires can be selected for either recessed or semi-recessed installation, offering two design options in one fixture. Both feature concentric, radiating curves, with hinges that open fixtures to a 90-degree tilt—and the top rotates 350 degreesfor optimal aiming. Judge’s Comment: “Clean and modern-looking fixture with phenomenal adjusting capability.”

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Historic Wine Cellar Gets Lit

London’s Berry Bros. & Rudd, Britain’s oldest wine and spirit merchant, was looking to improve the lighting in its historic building. Lighting consultants, Sutton Vane Assocs., needed reliable, dimmable LED lamps that could fit into the tension wire system. As Britain’s oldest wine and spirit merchant, Berry Bros. & Rudd, London, have traded from the same shop since 1698. The company has a fascinating history that includes providing the wines on board the RMS Titanic, supplying wines to British royalty, spirits to smugglers running alcohol into Prohibition-era America, and even sheltering Napoleon III in the cellars beneath the shop. Improving the lighting of a historic building pres

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Fashion Calls for Simple Lighting Palette

Soraa’s Vivid 2 MR16 LED lamps are tailored to fi t every room at Gieves & Hawkes, the esteemed royal and military tailor. The company renovated its flagship store in London, installing 245 of the lamps in the process. Lighting designer Lightplan and interior designer Teresa Hastings selected Soraa products for their color rendering, versatility for beam adjustment and their ability to elegantly spotlight the merchandise and architecture at the same time. Soraa Optical Light Engines are available with or without an integrated heat sink; they use standard directional form factors of 30/8th in., 16/8th in. and 11/8th in.

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