about us

LUX ART & DESIGN is a unique source for fine art for the hospitality industry. Our market includes large and small hotels, resorts, wineries, restaurants, spas, casinos, cruise ships – any business that strives to provide its patrons with a superlative experience.

LUX is also the creator and only source of LUX-HDA (High Definition Art), selected for three years running by the HITEC (Hospitality Industry Technology Exhibition and Conference) to represent the "merger of fine art and technology."

LUX works with fine artists around the world, and is partnered with some of the top electronics, production and display companies in the United States and Europe. The company's principals each bring a unique skill set to the table, combining successful careers in film, television, photography, advertising, marketing, and public relations.

The Principals

Rob Wilson

rob@luxart.us

Rob Wilson has been taking pictures all his life. He studied photography at Stanford University and with Ansel Adams, and film production at the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism in New York and at the Center for Advanced Film Studies at the American Film Institute.

He has been a television director (DGA) for 20 years, winning the prestigious Emmy, Cable Ace and CINE Golden Eagle Awards. He was the series director of Discovery’s “Great Country Inns” and “Dream Living” and directed Robin Leach in “Lifestyles.” He worked for many years as Director for Disney television, and recently he has produced 4k content for the Annenberg Space for Photography.

Rob’s directing work has been distinguished by his talent for eliciting the uniqueness of a place and portraying it in stunning visuals. With LUX, he brings that talent to a new medium.

Julian Siminski

julian@luxart.us

Julian Siminski studied photography and art at the State University of New York at Buffalo, and Landscape Architecture, Set Design, Drawing, Art History and Art Collecting at UCLA.

Julian has a strong background in international public relations, advertising and marketing. He was the Director of Public Relations & Advertising for Brando Crespi & Associates (Los Angeles, Rome, Paris, Rio de Janeiro). He held the same position with JDI Communications in Los Angeles. He ran his own agency, JS/P.R., for ten years. His clients have included the Italian Trade Commission, Gianni Versace, Fendi, GianFranco Ferre, Laura Biagiotti, Pratesi Linens, Smallbone Kitchens (London), Thermador and Honda of North America.

Julian is an active supporter of Los Angeles and West Hollywood arts and culture, and has served as a member of the Board of Directors of the West Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.

Yosemite Renaissance
Calendar 365 (London)
Seven Fountains Residences
Bear Flag Inn, Napa
Carl Sagan Studios, West
The Planetary Society (Washington D.C.)
Springbok (Hallmark USA)
A+D (Architecture and Design) Museum, Los Angeles
JamsWorld / Surfline Hawaii
Oak Creek Apartments (Palo Alto)
The Standard Hotel (West Hollywood)
Ironstone Vineyards
The Abbey Food & Bar, Inc.
Sunset Millennium Associates
Stuart Weitzman Retail, Ltd.
The West Hollywood Convention & Visitors Bureau
Philips Electronics
LG Electronics
Innovative Dining Group, Inc..
HYATT Regency Century Plaza
Ruth's Chris Steak Houses:
Cherokee, NC
Biloxi, MS
Fort Worth, TX,
Savannah, GA
Tampa, FLA
Broadmoor Design Group

Recent Clients

Harrah's
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide
Sheraton Preferred Guest