Bentley Meeker is a genius in his chosen field of illumination. The lighting design guru has been in the illumination business for close to two decades. So when he publishes a book highlighting his work, it is sure to become a shining light for illumination enthusiasts and people who want to marvel at Meeker’s gorgeous techniques.
The new book is named “Light X Design: 20 Years of Lighting“. Think of the book as a sort of portfolio of Meeker’s works. The illumination expert is highly regarded in design circles. He even made it to New York-based Daily News’ list of the top 50 most powerful people in fashion. It is no wonder that the book features a foreword by top event designer Preston Bailey.
Meeker’s clientele boasts of the who’s-who of Hollywood. He provided the lighting for the high-profile wedding of Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta Jones. People like Oprah Winfrey and Billy Joel, and brands as diverse as Versace, Ford, Harvard Business School and New York City Ballet. Meeker has worked on high-profile weddings, dinner parties, fashion shows and museum spaces. He has even designed lighting for Grammy parties.
Published by Glitterati, this hardcover coffee table book would make a beautiful addition to any home library. The book highlights the role of illumination in spicing up a venue or function. “Light X Design” is a 160-page book that is filled with brilliant photographs of Meeker’s work. The book provides insight into the art of illumination. Over the years, Meeker has used everything from candles to large-scale projections. The book is sure to offer up tips and tricks on various lighting mechanisms.