Author Archives: Remains Lighting

Lightbulb Trash Tchochke Paperweights

You all likely know that I’m a sucker for all things lighting and all things recycled. I was in Buenos Aires with my family and saw this crafty bit of trash-art in a flea market stall in the Palermo neighborhood. … Continue reading

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I Married Adventure at Remains Lighting LA

Steve Jones and Amanda Malson have done up our LA showroom for this year’s Legends of La Cienega event with a fabulous display on I Married Adventure by Osa Johnson. Inspired by the book’s highly coveted iconic cover, I Married Adventure has become … Continue reading

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Hutton Wilkinson on Elsie de Wolfe at Remains Lighting Los Angeles

Hutton Wilkinson will give an illustrated talk about the legendary Elsie de Wolfe: First Lady of American Design at Remains Lighting LA on May 9th as part of the La Cienega Design Quarter’s annual Legends of La Cienega. Wilkinson, an … Continue reading

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New and Native

Los Angeles classicists converged recently beneath the sturdy beams of the Spanish colonial clubhouse of the Beverly Hills Women’s Club to hear Gamble House Director Ted Bosley talk about the Craftsman architecture of Southern California. The Gamble House in Pasadena, … Continue reading

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Remains Lighting joins Jim Thompson showroom in ADAC

Remains Lighting has established a beachhead in Atlanta. I found the Jim Thompson Thai Silk company through Hutton Wilkinson of Tony Duquette, Inc.  Hutton had released a large collection of Duquette designs with Jim Thompson and when we launched our … Continue reading

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It’s a good time to be a classicist in Los Angeles

It’s a good time to be a classicist in Los Angeles. Especially next week. The Institute of Classical Architecture & Arts So Cal has two great programs in the Los Angeles area next week. On Tuesday evening the studious amongst … Continue reading

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Alan Wanzenberg at Remains…

Remains’ LA showroom hosted a book signing with Alan Wanzenberg for his: Journey The Life and Times of an American Architect. About 50 people, a bunch of the local design community and some old friends of Alan’s gathered to chat … Continue reading

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Alan Wanzenberg at LACMA and at Remains Lighting Los Angeles

Alan Wanzenberg came to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) yesterday evening to speak about a few of his projects through the lens of regional responses in materials, furniture and art.  Mr. Wanzenberg, who is an engaging and … Continue reading

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