LIGHTING

Aberdeen Art Gallery

Nomination

As a key part of its recent extensive refurbishment, Speirs Major have re-lit the interior and exterior of Aberdeen Art Gallery, including existing and new galleries, event spaces and cafes. The design delivers the impression of bright, naturally lit spaces consistently throughout the year, smoothing out the effects of natural variation in daylight hours, and has given the Gallery a positive new after-dark identity. Visitors enter and circulate vertically through the centralised atrium known as the ‘Sculpture Court’, which benefits […]

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THE FALKIRK WHEEL EXPERIENCE

Nomination

This project is the lighting of Scotland’s unique asset -The Falkirk Wheel – a global icon of contemporary Scotland. It is the world’s only rotating boat lift, a unique visitor attraction on Scotland’s Canals and world-renowned piece of design. The result is a bespoke, flexible, dynamic and autonomous installation which accentuates this remarkable piece of engineering and design. The lighting design celebrates the forms of this structure and enhances its presence within the landscape.  The new lighting will enable the […]

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