This January, London hosted the Lumiere festival, a series of urban light installations centered around the idea of art in public spaces.
Lumiere began in Durham in 2015, a initiative of Artichoke, an NGO specialized in temporary artistic installations. After a resounding success in the north, Lu
The Guerrilla Lighting event was organized by the Romanian Lighting Association in Bucharest amid planning preparations for the international SHARE conference. The main objective of Guerrilla Lighting was to draw attention to the urban elements that make up the city’s identity using light and the
While there are numerous factors that affect our productivity, and determine how we feel after finishing up a workday, there is one we all undoubtedly have in common – light.
It is general knowledge that dim lighting damages eyesight, and that long exposure to fluorescent light can cause mi
AFI2 is one of the most acclaimed office buildings in Bucharest, home to EA Games Romania. It is also an office design project that has garnered a lot of positive press coverage.
In this article we decided to tackle another, less known but quite impactful, facet of design – the lighting system.
What do you do when you’re an architecture student and you face a new challenge? Răzvan, Oana, Cristina and Adrian are four such students who decided that challenges only make them more creative, which is why they went to this year’s International Velux Award with Make it Visible!, a project in
Aleksandra Stratimirovic works in the world of art and light. She is the author of a wide range of temporary and permanent light-art installations for various types of public places (hospitals, school campuses, railway stations, residential areas, etc.) in Sweden and abroad. In recent
Dorel Naste is the creative director and founder of Mindscape Studio. He is a graduate of the National University of Arts in Bucharest, and his art and video installation projects were featured at several national and international new media festivals. He founded Mindscape Studio in 2007, and si
My research led me to discover numerous forms of translucence, which involves the fragmentary decomposition of light – cold colours are reflected, while warm ones pass through the translucent environment. The effect resulting from the passage of light through translucent environments is called opa
Natural light is a critical factor that must be taken into account when designing and planning a living space.
The first step consists of choosing a favourable cardinal orientation, which ensures an appropriate building façade exposure. Moreover, in order to establish a good relationship between