• August 27, 2019
  • Willie Duggan
Lighting a dining space is critical to creating the right atmosphere for an enjoyable family dinner or a long lunch with friends. Light is the one tool that can immediately create atmosphere and the perfect tone for an evening in. Low level lighting creates an intimacy within a dining space which is hard replicate in other areas, setting up the perfect scenario for relaxing with friends.
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  • Design
  • Comfort Lighting, Dining Space Lighting, Interior Design, Interiors Trends, Light Design, Living Space Lighting, Residential Lighting, Trend
  • August 13, 2019
  • Monica Duggan
Many years ago, before my parents let me in the door of Willie Duggan’s, I fell in love with one building. It is, by far, my favourite building in Dublin (not that I have seen them all!). This building has seen so many days, so much history, and we happened to be part of it….even for a just a short time, I think this is where I truly saw the benefits of how Lighting Design can enhance Architecture.
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  • Design
  • About Us, Creativity, Design, Light Design, Light Effects, Outdoor, Outdoor Lighting
  • August 1, 2019
  • Willie Duggan
A bathroom is a unique space in a home where you lock yourself away. It can be a luxurious and relaxing sanctuary yet still has to perform as a functional interactive space. There’s a lot to fit into what is a traditionally small space.
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  • Design
  • Bathroom, Bathroom Design, Bathroom Lighting, Design, Home, Interior Design, Interiors Trends, IP Rating, Light Design, Lighting
  • May 16, 2019
  • Carolann Kelleher
I’m not one that’s great at expressing myself. I’m not good at the basic task of forming sentences coherently, ask anyone in the office and they’ll confirm. They’re getting better at interpreting my mumble jumble though and I’m happy to say we have reached a mutual understanding. So, you can imagine how stressed I am sitting here writing this blog, trying to put words into sentences to tell you about my new found interest for ‘Light Art’.
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  • Design
  • Art, Creativity, Design, Emotion, Light Art, Light Design, Light Effects
  • May 9, 2019
  • Madeleine Carroll
I remember reading about Caravaggio in my art books when we looked at the great masters and then seeing his The Taking of Christ in our National Gallery. Although the painting and likeness of the subjects was amazing it was the contrast between the dark and the light that struck me the most.
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  • Design
  • Art, Creativity, Interior Design, Light Art, Light Brands, Light Design, Lighting Products, Studio Italia
  • April 30, 2019
  • Dave Fogarty
Spring has sprung and summer is just about here. The weather is starting to warm up and the days are longer. No better time to consider giving that back garden or patio area an upgrade and turn them into outdoor living areas that can be appreciated and enjoyed long after the sun goes down.
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  • Design
  • Biophilic Design, Design, Garden, Garden Lighting, Light Design, Light Effects, Lighting, Outdoor, Outdoor Lighting