Welcome guest, Sign In or Create an Account
Menu
brahma warehouse shade

Burly Warehouse Shade Great Pick for Warehouse Artist Studios

Back in the heyday of American manufacturing, Depot Street in Asheville, North Carolina was a bustling scene of production. But as businesses went under and jobs moved away, Depot Street became little more than an avenue of litter-strewn empty lots and abandoned warehouses with broken windows and graffiti-covered walls. Today, the Pink Dog Creative Studios is a testament to what vision, hard work, and a whole lotta paint can do.

Determined to create art out of chaos, Randy Schull and Hedy Fisher, two long-time Asheville artists, entrepreneurs, and activists, got to work to create this lively facade studded by classic black warehouse shades . These are similar to Barn Light Electric’s Brahma , a generous 24″ or 27″ wide shade that provides plenty of light on the multi-colored building and the walkways. The pink dog logo came from a well-executed graffiti tag that was on the building when they bought it. The artists decided to incorporate the dog into the building—but paint it pink—to tame the ferocious-looking dog into a more approachable and whimsical creature.

The Brahma Warehouse Shade is a great choice for a large industrial building such as this one. This hand spun, American-made shade is made with quality materials that will allow years of use. Larger or longer gooseneck arms can be selected to give the shade a further projection away from the wall to direct light where you need it most. A slightly smaller, 24″ shade size is also available.

Finishing your Brahma is akin to picking your favorite jelly bean color! We have 35 different finish colors to choose from — one is sure to match your design style and space. If you want to give your fixture even more character and charm, consider adding a wire cage. This cage is especially useful in high traffic or hazardous work areas. A cast guard and glass can also be affixed to your light, with several different textures and colors available, to give a truly unique look.

Share this post!
Share on Facebook
Facebook
Pin on Pinterest
Pinterest

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *