Nakamura’s Optical Glass House is composed of roughly 6000 glass blocks strung together by stainless steel. Soundproof the façade cancel out external noise while allowing light and air to pass through and revealing only a mosaic of the lush garden inside.
The Polycarb Stick Light is a fluorescent light fixture consisting primarily of an illuminated tube that penetrates a ceiling cavity at an angle. The light fitting is installed into a trimless housing that is permanently plastered into the ceiling cavity.
Peter Eisenman's Berlin/Holocaust memorial Light and Shadow. I like the way the structure of the building creates strong impressions of light and dark. Also the juxtaposition between the natural and man-made forces interests me.