• Lighting India
  • May 20, 2017

Uplighting of the stone perimeter wall enhances the feeling of enclosure and privacy, with the softly uplit foliage creating an illuminated canopy overhead. Warm white light is used throughout in contrast to the cool white interior glow from the offices...

  • Lighting India
  • Jan 20, 2017

Historical buildings lend themselves to light by the very nature of the architecture, buildings made of stone and brick with circular turrets, columns and buttresses and much exposed surface to illuminate allow for elegant beauty when lit at night. Modern buildings made of concrete, steel and glass are more of a challenge, although technology has moved on considerably to increase our lighting pallet. The article explores the differences in approaches and poses the question, where is the sophistication in the lighting of modern buildings?

  • Lighting India
  • Sep 20, 2016

The St. Jean granary was built in the middle ages in Angers, France. A new lighting concept has been recently installed to display its interior in all its glory...

  • Lighting India
  • Oct 20, 2015

The key challenge for the architectural lighting designer is to ensure adequate illumination for a space or structure, maintaining the delicate balance of initial and operating cost of the installed lighting, energy efficiency and appearance...

  • Lighting India
  • Sep 19, 2015

On the initiative of the Comune di Roma Capitale and Mayor Ignazio Marino, the extensive area of the Fori Imperiali (encompassed by the Capitoline, Palatine and Quirinal hills) is the focus of a major illumination project entrusted to Professor Vittorio Storaro.

  • Lighting India
  • Sep 19, 2015

The stone renaissance façade of the Church of San Bernardino was designed by Cola dell'Amatrice between 1524 and 1542, and shows three orders with very different decorative styles: the first Doric, the second Ionic and the third Corinthian. Four sets of double columns subdivide the façade vertically, creating a charming and harmonious design of nine sections over three levels. The lighting for the façade is characterised by two different methods of illumination.

  • Lighting India
  • Sep 16, 2015

An organic-shaped marketing suite, with cool white surfaces, coloured lighting effects and freeform furniture, showcases the new Sydney Greenland Centre, and is Nature and Technology in harmony. LAVA, with partner PTW, was commissioned to transform the lobby of the 1960s Sydney Water Board building into a contemporary showroom taking the visitor through a journey of the new building, the Greenland Centre.

  • Lighting India
  • Sep 15, 2015

Listed as a historical and cultural heritage site, Krymsky Bridge, also known as Crimean Bridge, is considered one of the most beautiful bridges in Moscow.