In Arabic architecture light (and shadow) play such an important role in making the impact of a space. Later in the day the sun will strike the fence on the left and will make a totally different patterned shadowplay. 486 Mina El Hosn by LAN Architecture.
The delicate skin of the lodge is perforated with a pattern inspired by self-replicating botanical cells and the design picks up a number of other key references to the architecture of the college – from the stuccoed white ceilings and timber bookcases of
Jean Nouvel’s Louvre Abu Dhabi//The Louvre Abu Dhabi is a planned museum, to be located in Abu Dhabi, UAE. On Tuesday 7 March the Louvre in Paris announced that a new Louvre museum would be completed by 2012 in Abu Dhabi
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.
Beiersdorf offices in Athens,Greece, with led stripes incorporated into the concrete floor and drywall creating the effect of natural light entering through cuts on the wall - design and implementation by the Love.