Oscars Archive

David Trubridge Goes to the Oscars…Sort of.

By: Rose Apodaca

And the winner is.. Some of our David Trubridge pendants lit up this Academy Awards weekend, specifically an environmentally “Eco Oscar” lounge at The Beverly Hilton. The New Zealand-based designer is committed to Mother Earth by way of his use of bamboo—a renewable resource—and manufacturing and packaging techniques. Most of the lighting is delivered to […]

Oscar Night? We’ll Be Shouting For “Fresh Guacamole”!

By: Rose Apodaca

What does it to take to be an Oscar contender? One-hundred-five seconds. Or so it is in the talented hands of the animator who, under the nom de animación Pes, created the cheeky “Fresh Guacamole.” The 1 minute-45-second stop-action short, which was painstakingly created without computer effects, also has the distinction of the shortest film […]