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Gordon Droitcour

Designer, Cour Design in Madison

Cour Lighting

PRESENTED ON MAY 24, 2018
IN NASHVILLE @ VOL 28

Gordon Droitcour talks about the works of Cour Design and their work with color.

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Silo 468 Light Art Project

BY TAPIO ROSENIUS
@ VOL 21 ON APR 14, 2012

Tapio Rosenius from Lighting Design Collective talks about their Silo 468 light art project for the City of Helsinki. This urban light art intervention uses wind, swarm intelligence, and logarithmic lighting control to achieve its artistic vision. The project is part of the Helsinki World Design Capital 2012 year.

"Presentation of the Day" on March 20, 2013.

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A Stage for Creativity

BY KATHLEEN P. BROWN
@ VOL 19 ON NOV 15, 2013

Kathleen P. Brown, a costume designer in Rockland, Maine, talks about her 30-year passion for costume design. She explains what she has learned through the projects she worked on, and the challenges of creating over-the-top or authentic-looking costumes.

 

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Focusing Light on Sleep: The New Frontier in Workplace Design

BY DEBORAH BURNETT
@ VOL 26 ON SEP 27, 2013

Deborah Burnett discusses how the architectural lighting and interior design of where you spend your days impacts how well you sleep at night, which in turn dramatically impacts your health, productivity, disease formation and sex drive. Who knew lightbulbs and finish selections could do so much?

 

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It's Not Just Christmas Lighting!

BY AVRAHAM MOR
@ VOL 28 ON DEC 03, 2013

Why should lights be used only during Christmas to light up houses or public spaces? Why can't they be used all year round? Avraham Mor, a lighting designer, is certainly passionante about using light all year round to celebrate the importance of light in our lives and for the enjoyment of the outdoors. 

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AkustikAsik - Everybody Deserves a Stage

BY DWIKA PUTRA
@ VOL 19 ON SEP 23, 2014

Dwika Putra is everyday salary-man who founded AkustikAsik community to express his love for music. He chose 'acoustic performance' concept for its simplicity, and he believes that this community could be the platform for musicians to display their passion and skills. 'Everybody deserves a stage', he said. Music industry is indeed harsh and Dwika shares his experiences going through phases as gig-goers.  

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Anita C‘s Art & Life Method

BY ANITA CHANG
@ VOL 119 ON NOV 26, 2014

Anita C moved to earth 5 years ago. Now she is an artist, and also works in PR for a lighting design company. In this presentation, we are introduced to a few of Anita's recent works, as well as upcoming projects. She also introduce the Cytus project, an app music game made by the Taiwanese game company Rayark.

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Staging Art

BY JASON HUGHES
@ VOL 6 ON JUN 14, 2016

Jason Hughes, one half of LnJ Tech Services, provides an overview of the services his company offers, from custom lighting and lighting fixtures, to stage and set construction, to AV services. Truly a one stop shop.

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Light-Science & Art

BY BRIENNE WILLCOCK
@ VOL 31 ON MAR 22, 2017

Brienne Willcock is a lighting designer and LED nerd. She joins us once again to talk about the art and science behind lighting design.

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Costumes From Fit to Stage

BY SARAH BELL
@ VOL 4 ON APR 05, 2018

Research. Discovery. Literature. Creativity. 

These are the factors that drive Sarah Bell, costume designer wth the Whitefish Theatre Company. At times, Sarah's skills need to be as various as her motivations. Costumes define characters. To discover that definition, it takes a talanted person with a creative vision, as well as someone who must often achieve feats of engineering to make that vision come to life,