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ETERNAL LIGHT

Francesco Draisci Studio Ltd

31 May 2011

A bespoke contemporary eternal light feature has been completed for the New North London Synagogue. It is very rare that a spiritual brief drops on the desk of a designer. If then, the ambition is to interpret and synthesize in a contemporary way a key symbol of a religion that is 3000 years old, the task becomes a rather complex challenge. The “NER TAMID” is a feature in all

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OMS STAGE

5468796 Architecture Inc.

30 May 2011

OMS Stage,  Lights Up Winnipeg's Downtown "The Cube" is an open-air performance venue set against the backdrop of historic warehouses in Winnipeg’s Exchange District. The design commission gained through an invited competition, recognizes that the stage typically functions as such during a very limited time season, and questioned what opportunities the venue could provide during the

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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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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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