Residential

COUNTRY CLUB RESIDENCE

Migdal Arquitectos

20 May 2011

The project was developed as an integral part of the architectural concept, thus lighting is inter woven within the spatial development in response to three different requirements, technical, aesthetical and budget. The architectural design, maximized the glazed surfaces opting for an integration of the landscape, therefore the lighting design took into account day light contribution in all

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EUROLUCE 2011

WAN Editorial

18 Apr 2011

From ancient wicker and weave to clinical, retro-futuristic contraptions, this year's Euroluce at Milan Furniture Fair brought international attention to the current landscape of lighting design. In these times of relative austerity, designers are continuing to react with good humour to a sluggish economy by elevating humble techniques, parodying design classics and engaging the user with the

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PART LIb

WAN Editorial

18 Apr 2011

Delivering an energy saving scheme without compromising your design. Lighting within residential projects has become a more difficult challenge with the stricter implementation of Part L1b of the UK building regulations. This states; 1 light fitting per 25 metres squared of dwelling floor area, or 1 per 4 fixed lighting fittings (25%) must be installed within all new dwellings or refurbishment

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CASTELO BRANCO

Pinto Lighting Design

15 Apr 2011

Pinto Lighting Design was part of the design team for this interesting project, a residence + studio inhabited by a family of artists. Pinto were asked to come up with a lighting scheme that uses the minimum energy possible. In order to achieve this they used the most energy efficient light sources available in the lighting Industry. Examples are the use of linear fluorescent tubes in coves for

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CASA MARIA

danheap limited

15 Apr 2011

"Green" lighting without compromise Casa Maria is a recently remodelled private house in London. Built in the mid 18th century as a billiard room for the adjacent manor house, the 175m2 building was converted into a family residence in the late 1950's. The architect's vision for the space was a modern family house with a central feature acrylic piece that links the 3 floors and transmits light

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