January-February 2016 Table of Contents

International Year of What? Comment International Year of What?

The International Year of Light held great promise, but, in terms of lighting design, the initiative fell short of expectations. Read more

Montréal’s Winter Playground Projects Montréal’s Winter Playground

30 giant illuminated seesaws are on view through Jan. 31. Read more

Foscarini Celebrates 25 Years of the Lumiere Table Lamp Products Foscarini Celebrates 25 Years of the Lumiere Table Lamp

The iconic fixture gets an update. Read more

Light Calculations Projects Light Calculations

Accept & Proceed's annual set of Light Calendars has become a graphic design tour de force. Read more

Luminous Space Projects Luminous Space

Artist Liz West explores light and color in her latest work. Read more

Cities & Lighting Briefs Cities & Lighting

LUCI's new publication serves as a resource for urban lighting. Read more

Light Guide Projects Light Guide

Dutch artist Herman Kuijer has transformed two highway underpasses into permanent light art installations. Read more

Design + Technology
Looking Back, Looking Forward Report Looking Back, Looking Forward

Changes in lighting technology over the past decade have served as catalysts for transforming every aspect of the industry, from business to design, and if the recent past is any indication, the coming year promises more of the same. Read more

Sean Collier Memorial In Focus Sean Collier Memorial

Unique and tragic events called for an unconventional lighting solution for this memorial in the MIT campus. Read more

10 New Fixtures to Illuminate the Outdoors Products 10 New Fixtures to Illuminate the Outdoors

Bollards, wallwashers, floodlights, and more round out the latest in exterior illumination. Read more

Seeking Compatibility in the LED Era Technology Seeking Compatibility in the LED Era

The transition from conventional to solid-state lighting components is still far from plug-and-play—and the lack of universal standards is not helping. Read more

Global Perspectives Projects Global Perspectives

The breath of work, high level of creativity, and technical prowess showcased in the following selection of international projects prove that the tenets of good design hold true no matter the project brief or location. Read more

A Triumph of Transparency Projects A Triumph of Transparency

Lightbrigade Architectural Lighting Design gives a flagship bank branch in Toronto a powerful new presence. Read more

The Sophistication of Simplicity Projects The Sophistication of Simplicity

A clever, detail-oriented display illuminates China’s top eyewear brand. Read more

One-on-One with Gerd Pfarré One-on-One One-on-One with Gerd Pfarré

Interview with lighting designer Gerd Pfarré, principal, Pfarré Lighting Design, Munich. Read more

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