wall-washing

wall-washing

Lighting a wall by luminaires located close to the plane of the wall.
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Ideal for up-lighting, wall-washing, or front-lighting, the ZIBA luminaires are all fitted with a dual yoke/carry handle — they can simply be dropped in place or hung from above.
The wall luminaire provides direct and indirect wall-washing light and is available in fixed sizes or as a modular fixture for custom sizing.
Because the cost of fabric and stone paneling was prohibitive, the wall was sponge painted to emulate the texture of stone and then lit with wall-washing fixtures.
Black and his students balanced the daylight with warm, wall-washing sconces and halogen spotlights suspended from the ceiling.
It's quite a challenge when you have seats that are sloping, a ceiling that is convex in two directions and a radial pattern, and you are trying to do wall-washing and downlighting.
It is actually framed in wood, covered with stucco, and hollow-- allowing Krizan to hide plumbing and wall-washing downlights that add drama at night.
Photo: Headboard wall has curving marble-topped shelf and wall-washing down lights.