Why Circadian-Effective Electric Lighting Matters

Why Circadian-Effective Electric Lighting Matters Khabele Elementary Expansion / Derrington Building Studio. Image © Peter Molick Photography Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/986206/why-circadian-effective-electric-lighting-matters “Counting sheep” is a well-known mental exercise that people use when trying to fall asleep. It is thought to have been popularized by Miguel de Cervantes in Don Quixote, … Read more

When Vintage Meets Modern: 5 Barn Lights That Achieve a Contemporary Aesthetic

When Vintage Meets Modern: 5 Barn Lights That Achieve a Contemporary Aesthetic Calla Pendant Ceiling Lights. Image Courtesy of Cocoweb Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or https://www.archdaily.com/984094/when-vintage-meets-modern-5-barn-lights-that-achieve-a-contemporary-aesthetic Characterized by a simple structure and a gable roof, the traditional barnyard typology responds to its original function: sheltering farm products and livestock. In recent years, … Read more

How Lighting Evokes Emotion and Creates Atmospheres: A Focus on Moriyuki Ochiai Architects

How Lighting Evokes Emotion and Creates Atmospheres: A Focus on Moriyuki Ochiai Architects Crystalscape / Moriyuki Ochiai Architects. Image © Fumio Araki Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/981841/how-lighting-evokes-emotion-and-creates-atmospheres-a-focus-on-moriyuki-ochiai-architects Le Corbusier once stated that “Light creates ambiance and feel of a place, as well as the expression of a structure.” Despite other external … Read more

An Interview with Lighting Designers on the Role of Uplighting

An Interview with Lighting Designers on the Role of Uplighting Uplighting. Image Courtesy of Alcon Lighting Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/981413/an-interview-with-lighting-designers-on-the-role-of-uplighting Simply put, uplighting is any lighting that shines upward. Most commercial lighting pendants are designed with uplighting and downlighting capability. For interior applications, uplighting reduces ceiling dark spots and shadows … Read more