Category Archives: All Posts

Introducing the Dandelion 24 Chandelier

Remains Lighting is happy to introduce the newest addition to the Duquette collection, the Dandelion 24 Chandelier. The beaded fixture will join the Dandelion family, alongside the Dandelion 18 Chandelier and the Dandelion 32 Chandelier. Greatly influenced by nature, the … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Designer Collection, Remains Lighting Website, Tony Duquette by Remains Lighting | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

2015 Stanford White Awards Celebrate Traditional Architecture and Design

On Wednesday, December 2nd, the New York Chapter of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art (ICAA) celebrated the winners of the 2015 Stanford White Awards in a sold-out event at the Prince George Ballroom. David Calligeros, president of Remains … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Architecture, Other Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Manufacturing in Brooklyn iGraphic

Community, Inspiration, Feedback, Talent and Access are just a few of the advantages that David Calligeros, Rick Mast, Diana Pincus and Charlie Herman called out about manufacturing in Brooklyn at the Make it Brooklyn Summit….

Posted in All Posts, Made in Brooklyn, Made in New York City, Remains Lighting Factory, US Manufacturing | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Restoration of Historic 15 Washington Street Part II

In keeping with its beginnings, Remains Lighting continually takes on restoration and custom projects. The latest of these involves the restoration of several chandeliers and lighting fixtures for Rutgers University. Once home to an insurance company and passed onto Rutgers, … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Antique and Vintage Lighting, Craftsmanship, Custom Division | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Make it in Brooklyn Innovation Summit

Make it in Brooklyn hosted the first Innovation Summit in Brooklyn on June 25th. Panel members discussed the challenges and benefits of manufacturing in Brooklyn, including Remains Lighting founder, David Calligeros, who noted that “it’s not mass producing, it’s artisan, … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Made in Brooklyn, Made in New York City, Remains Lighting Factory, US Manufacturing | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Restoration of Historic 15 Washington Street

Rutgers University has undertaken the renovation of the historic building at 15 Washington Street in Newark, New Jersey. Designed by the architecture firm, John H. & Wilson C. Ely in the neo-classical style in 1930, the building remains one of … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Antique and Vintage Lighting, Architecture, Custom Division | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Make it in Brooklyn Innovation Summit

What does it mean to Make it in Brooklyn? This summer, the first Make it in Brooklyn Innovation Summit will strive to answer that question. On June 25, the summit will bring together “Brooklyn’s leading innovators, makers, builders, and entrepreneurs … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Craftsmanship, Made in Brooklyn, Made in New York City, Remains Lighting Blog | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Gardening at the Remains Lighting Factory

Brooklyn, thought by many to be the epitome of an urban environment, is home to more greenery than one might expect. From small window boxes to entire vacant lots, Brooklyn’s population is devoted to creating greener, more colorful neighborhoods. The … Continue reading

Posted in All Posts, Remains Lighting Factory | Leave a comment