This is an event organized by the American Institute of Architects, Shanghai Chapter (AIA Shanghai)
LIGHTING DESIGN SERIES | LIGHT
The Lighting Design Series is a series of talks dedicated to the creative world of lighting. Each session will focus on a specific quality of this important, yet intangible, aspect of design. The first session is entitled LIGHT. Light is both a science and an art. Lighting designers play with light somewhere between these two disciplines. Through desiign, light can express character, focus attention, highlight materials, and choreograph the experience of the designed space. This seminar will present the human-centered qualities of light and tools of the trade that lighting designers have at their disposal go make a rich and meaningful lighting experience possible.
Date 10 June 2015 | 18.00 - 20.00
Venue URBN Hotel
183 Jiaozhou Road
ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Adam Robarts co-founded in 1996 with Karyn Robarts, the firm Robarts Interior Design and Architecture. It is a full-service architectural firm with offices in Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong. With a full-time staff of over 60 designers varying between Chinese and Western descent, the firm is firmly established in the market sectors of corporate interiors, architecture, education and healthcare projects with over 300 built projects in China in the past decade alone. The diversity of the staff is evident in the balance of Eastern and Western design philosophies found perfectly balanced within their portfolio, which features work ranging from edgy and contemporary (in the case of the Ogilvy & Mather commercial interior), to serene and intimate (in the case of the Robarts residence).