Light and Shadow
Ahmed Zorgui, Ala Eddin Noumi (TN)
"Daylight is one of the most important elements of our existence, which affects everything in our lives including our movement, our health and our daily activities. As an architecture student, daylight plays an important role in my reflections and perception in the elements"
Automated Blind Study
Amir Nezamdoost, Alen Mahic, Malak Modaresnezhad (US)
"We decided to see daylighting from the opposite – not just to think about providing daylight into the buildings, but to think how to bring controlled daylight into the spaces and provide visually comfortable conditions for the occupants"
Light For The Blind
Jiafeng Li, Chenlu Wang, Guiqiang Yao, Jiebei Yang, Lushan Ao, Xiaoqi Chen, Jiawen Li (CN)
Asia + Oceania
"Light leads people's actions and suggests to them the function of the architecture. The way it makes people feel sometimes is stronger than the architecture itself"
A quenchless light. Augmented market. Concept of the self-sustaining shopping plaza.
Anna Andronova (RU)
Eastern Europe + Middle East
"If you think of architecture as the art of creating spaces, I think that daylight is the most important factor because without light you couldn't perceive the space, and the quality of light defines the quality of the space"
Hammershøi's Grammar - A study of an artist’s perception and representation of Nordic light
Nicholas Shurey (DK)
"Architecture is a framework for experience. Buildings are generally static but daylight is such a dynamic phenomenon. If architecture is conscious and understanding of daylight then there is a real possibility to create powerful experiences"