Philips AUTHOR: Philips | CATEGORY: Design

March 31, 2015

Interview with lighting designer Galina Zbrizher: An atmospheric strategist at heart


When Galina Zbrizher of Total Lighting Solutions in Vancouver, Canada started working in the lighting industry about 30 years ago, lighting design and technologies were still in the early stages of development. She participated in shaping the industry by serving on the Board of Directors of the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD), serving as President of the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) – Toronto Section, a Chair of the IES Hospitality Facilities Committee and active contributor to the IES Design Guide for Hotel Lighting DG-25 [...]

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Philips Color Kinetics AUTHOR: Philips Color Kinetics | CATEGORY: Showcase

March 26, 2015

Autism Speaks, Autism Awareness Month and “Light It Up Blue”


What do Belfast City Hall, Cleveland’s Terminal Tower, and The Prudential Building in Boston have in common? They will be illuminated in blue on April 2 for World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD). Autism is one of only three health issues recognized with its own day by the United Nations as a result of the activist work conducted by Autism Speaks [...]

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Monique Cousineau AUTHOR: Monique Cousineau | CATEGORY: Innovation

March 24, 2015

Interview With 1st Prize Winners of CLUE 01 Competition


In early March, Philips announced the winners of the revamped international lighting design CLUE Competition. The theme this year was Interface. The participants were asked to explore transformative potentials and to define unique lighting innovations that celebrate the activities of both the built and unbuilt communities.[...]

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ravi-koul AUTHOR: ravi-koul | CATEGORY: Led

March 19, 2015

Philips ClearAppeal Recessed and Surface LED Luminaires for hassle-free lighting projects


Do you want to complete your lighting projects quickly and without hassles, while pleasing your customers with its elegant and energy-efficient design? Then, you should definitely trust Philips Day-Brite /Philips CFI ClearAppeal Recessed LED Luminaires.[...]

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Philips Color Kinetics AUTHOR: Philips Color Kinetics | CATEGORY: Showcase

March 17, 2015

Aqua Illuminaria: A performance of light and water


“Come fly with me, let’s fly, let’s fly away.” The swing music of Frank Sinatra resonated throughout the new terminal of McAllen Airport, in McAllen, Texas. Lighting designer Daryl Vaughan was running tests on the new water feature at the center of the terminal, making sure all the elements were working correctly. Meanwhile the feature came to life with dancing lights and bubbles coordinated to the catchy tune. That’s when Vaughan noticed the two young children staring at the feature in absolute awe with their eyes and jaws wide open.[...]

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