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Acrylics for lighting + illumination

Sculptural forms, embedments, custom tints and precision engineering. Tailored processes to achieve unique effects.

Light + Acrylic

Bespoke acrylic lighting design

Blending acrylic casting with advanced machining and graphical motifs daily, Midton offer an unparalleled expertise in acrylics for light applications.

We like to understand the themes, aesthetics and functions you want to achieve in your lighting design. Once we know your intent we can tailor our process and create beautiful, on-point products.

Focusing firmly on small batch production our unique processes present new opportunities for bespoke acrylic lighting design. To build a better understanding of what can be achieved check out our pages on custom materials or shape + form.

Case Studies

Explore how we have helped clients craft their bespoke acrylic lighting design into reality.

Ebb and Flow
Ebb and Flow

Light sculpture by Haberdashery: flowing water, captured in time

The Quest
The Quest

by Marshmallow Laser Feast: a permanent exhibit for Hennessy in...

Need Some Guidance?

If you have a project you'd like to get started or you're not sure how to proceed, we can help.

Focus or Disperse

Well known for its versatility, acrylic has many properties that make it an attractive material for lighting solutions.

Its high optical clarity and suitability for small batch manufacture make acrylic a genuine alternative to glass when creating forms to disperse light.

At Midton we exploit our unique production techniques to craft bespoke lenses for ambient, task and accent lighting.

By combining moulding, casting and CNC machining we can help you create lenses with highly polished concave surfaces and complex surface forms.

To focus, disperse or create amazing caustic effects with an acrylic lens get in touch.

Soften, Scatter, Diffuse

Acrylic is an ideal material for softening or diffusing you're LED light source.

With the range of techniques available we are able to provide an extra level of freedom to the designers we collaborate with.

If your designing a space and want a unique atmosphere we can help with some, or a combination of all the following techniques.

  • Soften light with subtle variations in opacity and colour tone.
  • Scatter your light with surface texture or frosted finishes.
  • Diffuse light with multi layered castings and unique material effects.

To discuss using our material in your project contact our team. Alternatively if you'd like some inspiration check out more of our work.

Inspire Me

Bounce + Reflect

Intensify light at source or create passive light with custom made acrylic reflectors.

Acrylic casting offers a unique and innovative alternatives to traditional products when it comes to bouncing or reflecting light.

Our ability to form faceted surfaces and suspend fragile or fragmented objects in optically clear acrylic enable you to create a totally new aesthetic.

Diamond cut gems stones, intricately etched brass, formed metallic sheet and fragmented gold leaf can all be encapsulated to enhance an acrylic form.

To find out how you can elevate your installation with acrylic castings contact our team. For more information on the embedment process check out our embedment page.

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