Category Archives: Light

I-35W Bridge

My interest behind this bridge came from driving past it every night and seeing it lit up, it sparked my curiosity to do some research on the bridge. Using the new LED technology that is energy efficient, using 13% less

I-35W Bridge

My interest behind this bridge came from driving past it every night and seeing it lit up, it sparked my curiosity to do some research on the bridge. Using the new LED technology that is energy efficient, using 13% less

Domestic Transformation

Domestic Transformation With over seven million residents, Hong Kong is the most densely populate city China. Due to the incredibly high population growth, not only for Hong Kong as a city but the country of China as a whole, it

Domestic Transformation

Domestic Transformation With over seven million residents, Hong Kong is the most densely populate city China. Due to the incredibly high population growth, not only for Hong Kong as a city but the country of China as a whole, it

Suzanne Deal Booth Centennial Pavilion (Rice University)

Prior to the lecture given by Mary Guzowski on Light as Material, I thought that a skyspace was just another way of describing a skylight, but I was wrong. She showed us the video of James Goldstein’s own skyspace designed

Suzanne Deal Booth Centennial Pavilion (Rice University)

Prior to the lecture given by Mary Guzowski on Light as Material, I thought that a skyspace was just another way of describing a skylight, but I was wrong. She showed us the video of James Goldstein’s own skyspace designed

Light as a Medium

Bernini, the father of baroque architecture and a leading architect from the medieval Rome, designed his churches in a way of borrowing the natural light into his architectures. Natural light illuminating statues and paintings provided holy atmosphere that its design

Light as a Medium

Bernini, the father of baroque architecture and a leading architect from the medieval Rome, designed his churches in a way of borrowing the natural light into his architectures. Natural light illuminating statues and paintings provided holy atmosphere that its design

Re: Light as a Material

I really enjoyed the last part of this post because I, too, agree that light is often used as a material for calming effects. Often times we are distracted by materials on a wall or what the ceiling panels are

Re: Light as a Material

I really enjoyed the last part of this post because I, too, agree that light is often used as a material for calming effects. Often times we are distracted by materials on a wall or what the ceiling panels are

Light and Material at Play

Minneapolis-based architecture firm HGA recently finished work on the new Garden Mausoleum at Lakewood Cemetery in Minneapolis. It has garnered a number of awards, several coming from the American Institute of Architects. Much of its recognition comes from the project’s

Light and Material at Play

Minneapolis-based architecture firm HGA recently finished work on the new Garden Mausoleum at Lakewood Cemetery in Minneapolis. It has garnered a number of awards, several coming from the American Institute of Architects. Much of its recognition comes from the project’s

Light as a Material

In my landscape architecture class last semester we would take weekly field trips throughout the Twin Cities. One week we visited the Walker Art Center and another we visited Lakewood Cemetery.  During this week’s guest lecture, Mary Guzowski helped me

Light as a Material

In my landscape architecture class last semester we would take weekly field trips throughout the Twin Cities. One week we visited the Walker Art Center and another we visited Lakewood Cemetery.  During this week’s guest lecture, Mary Guzowski helped me