Calling Pike Place Market Home
SEATTLE—The visitors outside don’t know what’s just around the corner.
Highlight: Washington Univeristy
An individual and institutional evolution is taking shape on the campus of Washington University in St. Louis, and the author of that transformation--Pritzker prize-winning architect Fumihiko Maki--is once again at the helm. For the past 46 years the visual arts have occupied three separate...
human rights campaign hq, washington
CHALLENGE For the Human Rights Campaign, a nonprofit organization that advocates gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender civil rights, the purchase of its headquarters in 2002 was a significant step in creating a presence in Washington, D.C. However, the existing mid-century structure required a...
Human Rights Campaign Headquarters
A 40,000-square-foot office space for a nonprofit organization uses light to help express its mission of 'openness.'
Candela Promotes MacLeod
in Seattle has announced that Lauren MacLeod, Senior Lighting Designer, and a LEED Accredited Professional has been promoted to Associate.
Behind the scenes
Lara Swimmer has been photographing the architectural landscape of the Pacific North-west for the last decade. Her work has captured some of the most significant buildings to transform the region, and her images of the Seattle Central Library are no exception. This little jewel of a book captures...
Codes: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
No matter the type of project, one thing is clear: lighting energy codes are not going away. Designers must learn to communicate with regulatory agencies as they seek a balance between efficiency and creativity.
The lighting program for the Seattle Public Library offers a model for efficiently illuminating a building dedicated to the experience of engaging books.
Sustainable Lighting Goes to School
The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington, is a liberal arts and sciences school with a different approach to education than most colleges.
Barrier Motors, bellevue, washington
challenge How does one create and maintain a lighting scheme that showcases luxury automobiles, while educating the client about the importance of quality lighting? This was both the challenge and inspiration for Seattle-based lighting firm Studio Lux in its design for Barrier Motors' Mercedes Benz...