Bringing the feeling of the outdoors to this interior reception area of the Boston Consulting Group, a flush mounted Cooledge Specialty Illumination Solution delivers immersive illumination that is truly on the scale of nature. With an eye on energy codes, the lowest flux option was chosen in a perfect demonstration of how a luminous ceiling is able to provide high levels of illumination – even with lower output – that are at the same time glare-free and comfortably inviting.
Cooledge fuses light with architectural surfaces to change the way illumination is applied and experienced. The company’s products range from integrated lighting systems and luminaires to highly customizable luminous surface solutions. Cooledge luminous surfaces have transformed thousands of environments worldwide, including the offices, venues and retail properties of esteemed global brands. The company is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada and supported by a network of sales agencies and distribution partners throughout North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. For this project Artist Mambo® was used – a top product from PONGS®, specially developed for backlighting. Therefore, this textile is ideal for trade show construction and use in flat LED frames.
The polyester fabric with textile backing coated on one side is suitable for almost all printing processes: dyesublimation (direct and transfer printing), UV and, latex printing. Mambo convinces with highest color brilliance and sharpness of detail. Almost free of white breakage, crease-resistant and flame-retardant according to DIN EN 13501-1, B-s1, d0. Causes low transport costs, as it can be folded when handled carefully and in accordance with the material. Also suitable for cold, hot or ultrasonic cutting. Available in widths of 103, 155, 252, 310 and 505 cm, 170 g/m2. REACH compliant and made in Germany.
Photography Credits: © Jeffrey Totato