Artist Peter Powning's Fantasm Sculpture at the Bell Tiff Lightbox

Artist Peter Powning's Fantasm Bronze Video Wall at the Bell TIFF Lightbox

Fabrication Highlights:

• Integrated video wall • Installation by Great Lakes Scenic Studios
• Permanent public art piece  

Peter Powning's Fantasm as seen above is an eye catching piece of public art located in Toronto's Bell TIFF Lightbox. The piece, made of cast bronze and slumped glass with a background video playing through the glass. Great Lakes Scenic Studios worked with the artist, fabricating the lighting and electrical and handling the installation.

To learn more about artist Peter Powning, visit him at: http://www.powning.com/. If you would like more information about this project, or would like to discuss you next build, connect with us at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


Artist Peter Powning's Light Spirals at Bay and College in Toronto

Artist Peter Powning's Light Spirals at Bay and College in Toronto

Fabrication Highlights:

• Computer-controlled LED lighting • Installation included

• Permanent public artwork

 

Artist Peter Powning's Light Spirals adorn the downtown streets of Toronto in a visual feast that captivates passers-by. Great Lakes Scenic Studios worked with the artist to fabricate and integrate the lighting systems as well as to do the installation.

To learn more about the works of Peter Powning, visit him at: http://www.powning.com/. For more information about this build or to discuss your next project, connect with as at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Large Retail Light Fixutres

Large Retail Light Fixtures

Fabrication Highlights:

• Large 18 foot x 4 foot light fixtures
• Theme printed fabric over aluminum frame
• Fire treated fabric
• Engineered and CSA stamped

Functional and aesthetically pleasing, these oversized custom light fixtures are part of the renovations at Vaughan Mills Mall. The fabric on each of the four fixtures has been thematically printed with custom graphics related to the immediate environment. Bold and colourful, they complement the surrounding decor while also serving as a waypoint for mall patrons.

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Cineplex Digital Lounge

Fabrication Highlights:

• Custom acrylic light fixtures
• CSA inspected and stamped
• Included installation

 

The Cineplex Digital Lounge is a fully connected space for shoppers to sit down, kick back and plug in at the Vaughan Mills Mall.  In order to define the physical space that the lounge occupies, Great Lakes Scenic Studies produced a series of column wraps and lighting cubes that were hung as light fixtures overhead.

Table Rock Centre in Niagara Falls Canada

Table Rock Niagara Falls Custom Lighting Panorama

Fabrication Highlights:

• Custom architectural lighting • CNC cutouts
• Circular panorama • On-site installation

Visitors to Niagara Falls often drop into the Table Rock Welcome Centre on the Canadian side. Here you can grab a refreshment and a souvenir of your day at one of the world's best known natural wonders. As part of a recent renovation, the retail area of Table Rock received a facelift highlighted by a large custom lighting panorama with scenic animal cutout.

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Event Court Pendant Lighting and Custom Ceiling

Event Court Pendant Lighting and Custom Ceiling

Fabrication Highlight:

• 11 large pendant lights ranging from 4 to 17 feet in diameter
• Lights contain thousands of LED’s to produce a bright, uniform glow.
• 84 large 8x10 foot panels made of aluminum
• A pair of custom curved lighting trusses measuring 60 feet in length
• Fabricated and installed by Great Lakes Scenic Studios and sister company F&D Scene Changes

One of the crown jewels of the Vaughan Mills recent 87 million dollar expansion is the much anticipated event court. A series of 11 pendant fixtures ranging in size from 16 feet down to 4 feet act as a beacon to the main event area. The lights are framed in aluminum and covered in fabric with red printed acrylic accent panels. One of the challenges of the lights was to ensure a uniform brilliance without dark areas or bright spots. This was achieved through the use and placement of thousands of LED’s. To accentuate the lighting in the area, we also custom built a pair of curved lighting trusses that measured a lengthy 60 feet across.

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In the News:

Holt Renfrew Square One Nail Bar

HR Nail Polish Bottle

We had the pleasure of parterning again with our long time client Holt Renfrew to produce massive oversized nail polish bottles for the grand opening of their newest store in Square One. Each piece was hand carved from styrofoam and finished in Holt Renfrew's glossy trademark magenta. Thia unit was over 7' tall by 4' wide and was showcased in their main atrium. When a client calls with a seemingly impossible request, we find a way to make it happen!