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Stories tagged with the term "innovation"

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New Mexico Chapel Showcases Magnificent Spiral Staircase

Posted in News on July 20, 2017 12:56 pm EDT

Completed in 1878, Loretto Chapel in Sante Fe, N.M., contained no ladder or stairs to its choir loft--until a carpenter came up with a helix-shaped solution that perplexes designers to this day.


Welle Announces New Wall-Mountable Automation Device

Posted in News on March 29, 2017 11:02 am EDT

Welle (pronounced vell-uh) is a smart device reported to instantly turn any surface into a "smart" interface using sonar technology through hand gestures.


Sedia Systems’ JumpSeat by Ziba Design

Posted in Materials on February 27, 2017 5:33 pm EST

JumpSeat's innovative cantilevered structure provides a compact seating solution for church performance spaces. The seating folds to less than four inches thick when not in use.


Biamp Systems & Shure Announce Tesira-Microflex Compatability

Posted in News on December 13, 2016 12:51 pm EST

The collaboration reportedly brings the most advanced DSP and microphone technologies together, enabling system integrators to deliver flexible, fully digital audio solutions to meet the complex needs of clients -- while reducing installation and setup time.


Delivering Powerful Imagery Solutions

Posted in Practice  > Tools on May 10, 2016 12:02 pm EDT

A talk with Digital Projection Inc.'s Michael Bridwell, and a look at what makes the company's products spot-on for the church market.


Get Clad at Coverings2016: The Global Tile & Stone Experience

Posted in Blogs & Columns  > Architecture Is Fun on April 20, 2016 10:24 am EDT

The Coverings tradeshow landed in Chicago this week, April 18-21, 2016, at McCormick Place, bringing more than 20,000 industry professionals, 100 exhibitors from over 40 countries, and at least nine miles of the latest trends and traditions in tile and stone.


A Tempest of Light

Posted in Practice  > Tools on March 3, 2016 10:23 am EST

Wisconsin's compact Blizzard Lighting aims to take the lighting industry by storm. A Church Designer exclusive report.


The Latest in Architectural, Theatrical and Hybrid Lighting for Church Specification

Posted in Materials on October 27, 2015 1:02 pm EDT

Architectural and theatrical lighting manufacturers continue to push the envelope and innovate products that meet the needs of modern sacred spaces.


Public Art Transforms a Community Eyesore

Posted in News on June 5, 2015 11:17 am EDT

Artist uses Plexineon LED to transform a Pacific Northwest utility substation into a work of art.