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Residential Lighting for Grade-Listed Belgravia Property

Prize(s) Winners in Residential Lighting
Company John Cullen Lighting
Lead Designers Sally Storey
Other Designer's names Sabrina Fiorina, Rebecca Crawford
Interior Design Company Leconfield
Client Private
Photo Credits James Balston
Completion Date 01/03/22
Project Location Belgravia, London
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Entry Description

The brief for this project was to create a home away from home - a comforting space for the client who had an extensive art collection. The property was a grade-listed building which meant there were restrictions in place which affected the lighting design and products used. Our team worked within these parameters to create a flexible and successful scheme, which highlighted artworks and provided an atmospheric space to be in.

Several solutions were applied to light the collection of art. Vorsa Port 30 and 50 spotlights were used to discreetly light the larger canvases. Picture lights were included for a more traditional approach and as a solution to the building guidelines. Decorative lighting provided a soft ambient light and atmosphere to the room. Clever lighting within joinery was key - low level lighting to guide one through the space and connect rooms, and high level to lift the space and highlight architectural features such as the ceiling cornice.

Layers of light were applied to provide the perfect balance of task, ambient and accent light. Light was only placed where necessary - to emphasise artwork and sculpture, key features, and enhance materials and texture.
Company Description

For over 40 years, John Cullen Lighting has been enhancing spaces with the power of light across 45 countries. We design schemes that bring interiors and spaces to life with light and design discreet luxury architectural luminaires which create stunning effects. Operating from offices in London, Paris, Dubai and Mumbai, John Cullen Lighting is well placed to provide the very highest standards of design and discreet fittings for the world’s luxury residential and hospitality lighting schemes.