Vilma Barr

Vilma
Barr
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Science Fair
Lighting the Dramatic Spaces and Interactive Exhibits of Exploration Place
Supermarket sweep
Two different approaches to lighting grocery stores
Lighting David Jones: The Australian Retailer Spurs Urban Redevelopment Down Under
It isn’t as if David Jones Ltd. is the impatient new kid on the block, but the venerable 162-year-old Australian retailer thought it was high time to
Made in New York
ILLUMINATION TAILORED TO FIT MANHATTAN'S MOST STYLISH BOUTIQUES Competing in the New York retail market is the grand prix of merchandising. Gotham is
A Retail Renovation
START-TO-FINISH WITH THE LIGHTING PRACTICE AT AN OHIO MALL If you ever wondered how other lighting designers get their ideas implemented for a tough commercial
Habitat for merchandise
Illuminating Concepts lights the way for customers to explore the new Museum Shop in New York's American Museum of Natural HistoryForget your ideas about
Winning combinations
It was a high-stakes gamble. Could the lighting for the Brookstone store in the Venetian Hotel's Grand Hall of Shops beat the odds and be the big drawing
Buying before flying: Airport shops travel first class with upscale illumination
Back when jet prop was the latest thing in airplane propulsion, the place where you could pick up some duty-free scotch or Chanel No. 5 at the air terminal
The eye of the storm
A howling wind seems to engulf the theatre as a menacing, 80'-high (24m) twister and driving winds bear down on the audience. They duck to escape debris
Means of communication: GTE calls on streamlined lighting for the rollout of its Phone Mart stores
The term "rollout" first entered the lexicon in the early 1950s to denote a widespread public introduction of a new product. In retail store parlance,
Cosmetic makeover: Adding a layer of lighting to Elizabeth Arden on Fifth Avenue
How do you shine a new light on a legendary symbol of beauty? Not just any symbol, but one that represents an extensive line of products that embodies
Remaking a legend: A brighter Bloomingdale's greets customers in Manhattan
hen Bloomingdale's New York flagship store undergoes a major renovation, you can bet that the result signals a shift in merchandising presentation strategy
New niches in retail lighting
You might say that the size of lamps for retail stores is literally finding a new niche. Actually, much smaller niches than before, as new introductions
Shoppers' paradise: JK Design Group creates themed lighting components for the Onatrio Mills mega-mall
On paper, investing $189 million in a new 1.7-million-sq.-ft. (153,000-sq.-m) mall with 30 movie screens, a virtual reality arcade, a wildlife preserve,
Minding the store
In the rarefied strata of upmarket apparel retailers, New York's Bergdorf Goodman occupies space at the apogee. But before its renovation, the store's

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