Masterpiece Lighting Showroom Opens in Atlanta
Dana Hunt, former president of Home Depot-owned Georgia Lighting, has launched
Festival of Lights USA: Call for Participants
Designed to expand the lighting specifier?s knowledge of light and color in outdoor environments, this civic event will take place in historic Olde Town Conyers, Georgia, and the design outcome will be open to the public on November 10 and 11, 2006.
Festival of Lights
Dutch architectural lighting designer Rogier van der Heide, the associate director and global leader of Arup Lighting, will be the keynote speaker at
Measuring Daylight at High Museum
This Atlanta museum wanted daylight-but not too much. The design team, using advanced software to chart the sun's path at different times of the year, implemented a comprehensive plan to control natural light in the building.
Predicting Daylight at High Museum: The Technology
Different computer software tools were used to predict the daylight conditions at High Museum in Atlanta. These programs aided the architects and lighting designers in their decision-making process regarding corrective daylighting measures, and also broke new ground in the presentation of technical...
Report from Greenbuild
greenbuild , the annual international conference and expo organized by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) was held this November in Atlanta. Attended this year by nearly 12,000 people (up 3,000 from last year), Greenbuild attracts a larger audience every year. Keynote speakers included...
A Sculptural Approach to Daylight
In the new addition to Atlanta's High Museum, Renzo Piano and Arup Lighting create a daylighting system as artistic as the artwork it illuminates-but the process was thoroughly scientific.
Lam Lighting launches new website
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Put 10 really smart college students into a combination dorm and laboratory, give them complex projects to work on, and monitor everything they do. The Home Depot Smart Home at Duke University in Durham, N.C., may sound like the premise for a reality show (that question is even addressed in the...
NuRock teams with nonprofit to aid victims ofdomestic abuse
Canton, Ga. -‘You could hang glide out here,” said affordable housing developer Rob Hoskins, referring to the open space and picturesque hills of this bedroom community located 40 miles north of Atlanta and minutes from mountains the Cherokee Indians called “The Great Blue Hills of God.”