Venture Lighting expands solid state capabilities
(Europe) - Venture Lighting extends innovation to include fast developing Solid State Lighting product area.
26 February 2015 12:30 GMT
New European Account Manager for GDS
(UK) - GDS appoints Fernando Freitas as European Account Manager.
26 February 2015 12:00 GMT
Philips Strand Lighting upcycling competition announces finalists
(International) - The Philips Strand Lighting centenary competition to upcycle a vintage Strand PATT 23 or 123 lamp has announced three finalists.
26 February 2015 11:30 GMT
Liz West's Your Colour Perception
(UK) - Your Colour Perception transforms Federation House into visceral experience for visitors.
25 February 2015 11:30 GMT
darc awards now open for entries
(UK) - It is now time to enter the darcness… You can now enter your projects and products into the darc awards, the international lighting design awards organised by mondo*arc and darc magazines for lighting designers, suppliers, architects and interior designers.
20 February 2015 11.00 GMT
Speirs + Major presents Half Life
(UK) - King’s Cross foot tunnel to house immersive Spiers + Major light installation.
19 February 2015 14.00 GMT
Aura Light acquires Zobra
(Sweden) - Aura Light acquires Sweden-based Zobra as part of growth strategy.
16 February 2015 16.00 GMT
International Year of Light begins with SGM
(France) - SGM package illuminates UNESCO headquarters for IYL opening ceremony.
16 February 2015 16.00 GMT
Light Collective curates exhibition in Paris
(France) - ‘Lumières - The Play of Brilliants’ to feature at Éléphant Paname from 6 March to 31 May.
12 February 2015 15.00 GMT
#WeLoveLight film released by L-RO
(International) - Valentine's Day film launched by Lighting-Related Organizations, Official Partner of the United Nations International Year of Light 2015 under the patronage of UNESCO.
12 February 2015 13.30 GMT
IZB Residence, Munich, Germany
IZB Residence is at the heart of Martinsried Life Science Campus, providing scientists from around the world with an elegant space to engage in thoughtful discussion before unwinding at the end of each day. Making the most of the space, Occhio’s lighting concept pursues the principle of connection between architecture, interior design and lighting blend.
Issue 83 February / March 2015 : Retail : Hotel
Smart Lighting: Who's dumb and dumber?
Within the first ten days of 2015 I was bombarded by three conferences on how smart lighting is going to change the industry forever. This led me to question whether this propensity for ‘smart’ perhaps makes up for the rather poor level of skill throughout the lighting supply chain?
Issue 83 January / February
This LED-handrail made of stainless steel, glass beaded or polished, has a continuous light-outlet protected by polycarbonate glass.
From the days of spotlights and Par lamps to the modern day lighting we see today Michael Dunk has experienced it all. Today, he remains at the core of his family run business Lucent, which recently partnered with the darc awards, and sees no reason to call it a day anytime soon.
Issue 83 January / February 2015
Words by Jill Entwistle. more...
Lighting expert Christopher Cuttle explains the difference between vision and perception, which is the distinction between lighting to make an object visible and lighting it to influence its appearance. more...
The latest opportunities in the global architectural lighting design industry: more...