All Projects

SWISS LUXURY CHALET

MCM Designstudio

29 May 2011

MCM Designstudio enhances traditional Swiss craftsmanship through dramatic lighting. Located in a Swiss alpine resort, this 600m2 chalet is designed as a fusion of exquisite Swiss craftsmanship and traditional materials with modern lighting and the latest trends in luxury lifestyle. The client came to MCM Designstudio with the request for a warm, sensual interior using local materials and

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CAMPUS COMMONS

ikon.5 architects

27 May 2011

Illuminated campus beacon. Objective The State University of New York at New Paltz needed to expand its 1970 Student Union building by providing informal gathering spaces for students. In addition, the University wished to change the overall experience of the existing building which conveyed an uninspired functional appearance at the gateway to the university. Solution Inspired by the regional

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CENTRE CITY ILLUMINATION GUIDELINES

City of Calgary, Land Use Planning&Policy

27 May 2011

The City of Calgary’s Centre City Illumination Guidelines is a document that provides comprehensive, urban design-based lighting direction for Calgary’s downtown districts – collectively called The Centre City.  The document contains principles, guidelines and solution-based case studies that can be applied beyond Calgary’s Centre City to other lighting initiatives

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ARMANI, 5TH AVENUE

Speirs + Major

25 May 2011

Located in one of the world’s most known shopping areas Armani 5th Avenue is a marriage between light and architecture. As a flagship store, it is conceived as a complete brand experience: a journey with light. The brief required a balanced approach to architectural and merchandise lighting. All lighting needed to be flexibly mounted but hidden in a concealed ceiling system. The

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COPENHAGEN CENTRAL STATION

Public Arkitekter A/S

24 May 2011

In connection with the extensive renovation and modernisation of the now 100-year-old Copenhagen Central Station, two out of six platforms were extended to continue underneath the station itself. The task was in this low-ceilinged dim area to create an attractive and inviting space in harmony with the large and light platform hall just outside and the huge station hall above. One of the most

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