Home made to glow – The Farm by Fergus Scott & Electrolight

How do you design a house to glow? The secret is in careful planning and invisible light sources, according to Electrolight’s Donn Salisbury, who led the lighting design team on this stunning NSW home, dubbed The Farm. Designed by Fergus Scott Architects, The Farm residence is a sprawling two-winged weekender that cleverly merges with the landscape. Rammed earth walls form a major part of the architectural design –

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Ovolo lights the Millennials’ way with Medland

The rise of the Millennial traveller is feeding a growing demand for hotel stays that feel local, personal and bespoke. LIGHT plays a key role in injecting just the right level of intimacy and dynamism into these environments which work around the clock. For Sydney’s new Ovolo Woolloomooloo hotel, architecture studio Hassell has designed a series of

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The down-low on downlights with Prolicht

Downlights will find their way into almost every lighting design – whether in recessed, surface mounted or suspended format. they’re No longer the boring commodity of architectural lighting. new advances in technology and a growing range of colour, size and power options means that downlights are becoming one of the most customisable fixtures in your lighting programme. Austrian company

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Lighting luxury – the new Sofitel Hotel Darling Harbour

  Sydney’s new SOFITEL HOTEL DARLING HARBOUR is set to be the largest and most notable new-build hotel. Not in 20 years has a hotel of this calibre been undertaken IN SYDNEY. And with its distinctive external façade featuring state-of-the-art lighting, iT will make quite an impression down on the harbour-front. If the design plans are anything

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Lighting makes food the hero in Noma

If the guests are focusing on the lighting, then the food mustn’t be good enough… When it came to designing the lighting plan for his Sydney pop-up, Noma Australia, head chef Rene Redzepi asked design studio Foolscap to make his food the hero. Rene could be described as a purist when it comes to the dining experience.

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When lighting is like a well-tailored suit – made to fit

Raffaele De Vita is a Specialist Lighting Designer with MEDLAND METROPOLIS in Sydney, and recently spoke with Light Project about lighting design, architectural lighting solutions and his work on retail store fit-outs. As Raffaele says: “I see lighting like a handmade suit that needs to fit the client, every time.” When it comes to retail

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What do Bugaboo, B.lux lights and Berlin have in common?

The answer is the internationally acclaimed designer, WERNER AISSLINGER. Bugaboo, the Dutch stroller brand that’s become a global household name recently updated its Berlin store. Working with Aisslinger on the interior design and lighting. the new Bugaboo retail store is fitted out with B.LUX Aspen lights – also designed by AISSLINGEr – and its a parent’s paradise. Aisslinger

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Luminous glow – the lighting on John Wardle’s summer pavilion

The National Gallery of Victoria’s first-ever Summer Architecture Commission by John Wardle Architects is a luminous nine metre-high structure that’s transformed the NGV’s backyard. The theatrical design doubles as a dynamic event space and place of retreat, shedding pink shadows by day and lighting by night in a breathtaking glow. John Wardle Architects is regarded for a strong diversity of work,

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