Lightkrafts opens lighting studio in Kolkata

Last Updated: Wed, Jan 30, 2013 18:07 hrs

Kolkata, Jan 26 (IBNS) Lightkrafts, a high-end lighting studio, in partnership with Flos, an Italian lighting studio, opened its door at the new Rajarhat township here on Friday.

It was inaugurated by the Chairman of Flos , Piero Gandini , along with Artist and Designer of Wallpiercing & Lightspring, La Linea and Miniteca.

Kolkata based fashion designer Agnimitra Paul was also present at the event.

Lightkrafts was conceptualised by Shiv and Arun Bahety who have more than 17 years of experience in the lighting Industry.

Flos, the Italy based lighting company, has changed the concept of illumination itself and provided an innovative lighting conception for residential, hospitality and retail sectors.

It was established in 1962 in Merano.

Flos contains a catalogue of iconic lighting products designed by well-known designers Pier Giacomo Castiglioni , Marcel Wanders, Ron Gilad and many more.

Lightkrafts has many foreign partners. Among them are Xal- an Austrian company which specialises in commercial office lighting, Lutron- an American company specialises in Automation.

Lightkrafts has another special section dedicated to furnishing . Italy based furnishing company Riva and Arflex displayed their collection at the studio.

"Spirit has no limit of innovation and our interest is to make some talented , genuine products for sincere people," Gandini said on the occasion.

He added, "Our worldwide policy is to work with reliable partners in order to convey our heritage, brand values and excellent service to the market in the most incisive way."

The displayed lights in the studio have another unique technological quality. It can operate i-pod or any other electronic gadgets without the help of particular switch system.

There is a hand-full of collection of table lamps which are of different shapes and designs , with a mind soothing colours.

Spreading over an impressive 8500 sq ft, this studio offers the new lighting destination with a complete range of lighting solutions and designer furniture, the promoters claimed.

The starting price for the illumination range is Rs. 5000 onwards.

The starting range of furnishing begins at Rs. 50000 and above.

"We are very happy to launch such a lighting studio in collaboration of Flos in Kolkata. Our products are of very high quality and are value for money as they match up for global standards," Shiv Bahety said.

(Reporting by Pragya Mukherjee, Image by Somnath Roy Chowdhury)

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