Welcome to the special Lighting issue of INSIDE!
To coincide with the launch of the WAN Interiors + Design Lighting Awards 2011, we are dedicating issue 4 to focusing on some of the most exciting and innovative lighting projects and products from around the world, many of which have already entered the awards.
SNAPSHOT writer Stacey Sheppard talks with Sam Wilkinson, Winner of the Brit Insurance Design Awards for his Plumen 001 energy saving designer light bulb, beating Appleâ€™s iPad and Dysonâ€™s air multiplier to the top spot.
Amy Knight, our Arts & Media correspondent, has just returned exhausted and inspired from this yearâ€™s Euroluce 2011, and reports back on her whistle-stop tour of the latest designs from Milan.
Dan Heap director of danheap Lighting and part time lecturer at The University of Portsmouth, writes about delivering an energy saving scheme without compromising on design. Take a look at one of his projects, Casa Maria, a beautiful private house in London.
The next issue of INSIDE will feature international furniture, so send us your designs and weâ€™ll make sure they are seen by over 175,000 architects, designers, clients and manufacturers around the world.