The influence of the Vienna Secession in Kaia’s lighting sculptures
Rebellion is what inspired lighting designer Peter Straka when developing his collection of Kaia lighting sculptures. Intrigued by the radicalism of the Viennese Secession period, Straka sought to bend the rules and introduce dynamism into his designs. The result is a collection of sculptural lights that have become some of Kaia’s best-loved. These lights present […]
In Conversation with Ursula Seeba – Hannan / LenzWerk Monaco
Last month we spoke to Ursula Seeba-Hannan, the founder of LenzWerk Holdings, about the newly opened LenzWerk showroom at Villa Nuvola, Monaco. Seeba-Hannan wanted to reimagine the concept of a design showroom and create a homely, curated space where discerning clients can unwind alongside the finest examples of German design. And the result is exactly […]
Kaia and Smallbone celebrate a new partnership
Kaia Lighting is delighted to announce a new collaboration with bespoke design brand Smallbone.
Lighting designs for luxury bathrooms
Beautiful lighting is as important in a bathroom as it is in any other room of the house. In fact, luxury bathroom lighting has the power to enhance a space and create a sense of calm and rejuvenation.
New Lighting Collections for Decorex 2020
We’re delighted to announce the launch of our newest lighting collections for the virtual edition of Decorex International, Europe’s leading event for interior design professionals. The virtual format kicks off tomorrow and runs until 19th November. Across the three days, we will exhibit GLOW, AYA and two new colourways of NEA WALL MARBLE.
In Conversation with Sophie Dries
French architect and designer Sophie Dries is the creative visionary behind Inner Glow, an experimental sculptural chandelier exhibited by Kaia at Walden exhibition 2020. Sophie collaborated with luxury design and architecture firms including Atelier Jean Nouvel and Pierre Yovanovitch before starting her own studios in Paris and Milan. Her experimental approach to materials and sustainably-minded ethos work in perfect harmony with Kaia, and in this month’s journal we find out more about her life, work, and inspiration.
Timeless Brass Wall Light Ideas
Material is the focal point of every luxury lighting object Kaia creates, and our metal of choice is brass formed of a mix of zinc and copper. Not only is brass a soft and aesthetically pleasing material, but it’s incredibly versatile and lends itself to an array of different finishes. At Kaia, our hand-crafted brass […]
Sustainable Interior Design and Lighting
As we watch the climate crisis and global warming wreak havoc on the planet, people are rethinking how and what they consume. Designers and architects hold immense power in helping to push forward that shift in consciousness.