Investigations in Light and Color.
On Monday, May 2nd, the class led by Faith Baum and Markus Earley went on a field trip to the headquarters of Philips Color Kinetics in Burlington, MA. After a lecture entitled “LED Lighting Explained”, the students walked around the showroom to become familiar with some of the most advanced technologies in LED lighting: tubes screens, theatrical lighting, cove, downlight…
Lighting design is important in the built environment. Whether it is outside to light a facade, or inside to create a certain ambiance, we must know the technology and the options offered to ensure that a proposed architectural design is properly lit.
Here is a slideshow of the facilities and its impressive lighting design.