Lighting design is broken down into three kinds of illumination: general lighting, task lighting, and accent lighting. Mix all three types to achieve decorative lighting. Decorative lighting creates mood (an overall feeling of serenity or playfulness) and meaning (communication; sometimes this includes signage, such as Exit).
Working with Woods Bagot architects and interior designers FPOV provided the lighting design for this commercial lobby space. The simplicity of the architecture and monolithic use of materials and form called for a planer approach to lighting.
The interaction of light with a building's skin influences both interior environment and outward expression. We work closely with building physicists and façade engineers to understand and control interior lighting and solar heat-gain in the daytime. At night, when light defines a building's signature, we use lighting designs and media
Lighting in Whole Building Design. Interior Design: Interior design choices, such as surface finishes, can have a dramatic impact on the lighting system and how much light is required to make a space feel bright. Dark wood finishes require more light (and electricity) to brighten a space than light colored surfaces.
Designing With Light: The Art, Science and Practice of Architectural Lighting Design. Designing With Light: The Art, Science, and Practice of Architectural Lighting Design is a comprehensive introduction to the intelligent use of lighting to define and enhance a space. The book explores all aspects of the process, including aesthetics, technology,
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