Resources

We have gathered some valuable sources of lighting information below which may be useful to you and your next lighting project.

Our VISO team is also a valuable resource for all your lighting questions. Give us a call at +1.416.461.8476 to speak with one of our knowledgeable team members.

Education

Canada’s standard

Efficient light bulbs

US Government

Energy saving information: Lighting

Cree Lighting

LED components

Phillips Lighting

Light components

ISO 9000

Quality Standards

How Stuff Works

How light emitting diodes work

HGTV

Fluorescent, incandescent, halogen and tungsten — learn where each bulb works best
Design & Architecture

Darc

Delivers insights into projects where the physical form of the fixtures themselves actively add to the aesthetic of a space.

Interni60

The magazine of interiors and contemporary design. An indispensable tool for orientation in the world of interiors and product design.

Dwell

Modern Magazine on great architecture and design

Wallpaper

The world’s number one global design destination, championing the best in architecture, interiors, fashion, art and contemporary lifestyle.

Design Father

Design we love

Architonic

The independent resource for architecture and design

Architectural Digest

The ultimate online resource for decorating and renovation ideas and inspiration

Core77

Chalk full of articles, forums, job listings, events, competitions, and exhibits in industrial design

Design Spotter Blog

Worldwide media coverage in lifestyle and architecture magazines, newspapers, blogs and broadcasters.

Design Is Kinky

Bringing you design and art goodness from Sydney

Design

Design.org seeks to uncover design excellence and advocate for design value.

Red Dot

Red Dot stands for belonging to the best in design and business.

Azure Magazine

Explores inventive projects, emerging trends and design issues that relate to our changing society with a focus on contemporary architecture and design.

Toronto Life

Toronto Life’s award-winning journalism delves into the issues, people and places that define the city.

Sleeper

Hotel design, development and architecture.

Mondo Arc

The international magazine for designers with light

Designlines

Toronto’s Ultimate Guide to Design

Lighting Press International

The international trade magazine for light, light engineering and building technology.

MocoLoco

Design. Interiors. Art. Architecture.

DesignBoom

Digital architecture and design magazine

Interior Design

Definitive resource for interior designers, architects, and other design professionals

Design Milk

An online magazine dedicated to modern design.

Archi Design Club

Latest trends in architecture, design, and decoration

Design Sponge

Design blog run by Brooklyn-based writer, Grace Bonney

Dezeen Magazine

To bring you a carefully edited selection of the best architecture, design and interiors projects from around the world.

Vitsoe

Long-living furniture, always striving to be better rather than newer.

Design Shard Blog

A valuable resource for designers ranging from design tips, inspiration and free resources such as Photoshop brushes or textures to be downloaded.

House & Home

A premiere design, decorating and lifestyle magazine that takes you inside the most unique and beautiful homes in North America and abroad.