What to consider when you want to light your art correctly


To light your art work correctly you will need to consider each of the following points:

Colour temperature

2,700K, 3,000K, 4,000K

Colour rendering

As high as possible we work with RA 98+ (the highest in the market for LEDs)

Canvas coverage

Full with no hot spots

Picture type

Sketch, watercolour, oil, pastel, acrylic

Picture surface

Open or behind glass


Halogen, LED

Lightsource life

1,000 – 50,000 Hrs

Lightsource type

Fixed or adjustable, Modular or lamp

Head finish & colour

PA, PB, SS, SB, CG, AB, ANB, RAL colours or anodised plate finishes*

Head size

Bespoke sizing for canvas dimensions

Light levels (inc. UV)

To meet curatorial & conservational requirements


Dali, 0-10V, 1-10V, Lutron or Phase

Temperature control levels

To meet curatorial & conservational requirements

Attachment points

To wall or back of frame

Arm lengths

Short, medium, long or custom

Arm style

Classic, traditional, straight or custom


Easy to adjust and simple to detach (if required)

Remote Lighting

Via a framed or soft focused spotlight, track light or fibre optic lighting system

* Finish options: PA Polished Aluminium PB Polished Brass SS Satin Brushed Steel SB Satin Brushed Brass CG Classic Old Gold ARB Architectural Bronze ANB Antique Bronze BK Black WH White Other finishes available.


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