Chris Fordham

Light Creators: Luca Roncoroni – Ice Architect and Creative Director of the IceHotel

The famous 15th Century renaissance architect, and initiator of renaissance art theory Leon Alberti, once described beauty as “that reasoned harmony of all the parts within a body, so that nothing may be added, taken away, or altered, but for the worse”. This characterisation so neatly defines something that in our work we all strive …

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Light Creators: Nicola Schellander – crafted luxury

Chris Fordham goes in search of an inspirational designer determined to single-handedly re-ignite the historic British glassmaking industry. . When you think of glass products and product design, what immediately springs to mind? For me, I associate it with three things – IKEA, that behemoth that manages to suck us into its stores, dragging us …

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Light Creators; James Turrell’s Constellation series

James Turrell, light artist extraordinaire, has returned to the UK with a solo exhibition of new works at the PACE gallery, 6 Burlington Gardens. For any of you who haven’t heard of James, down which dark cave (or volcano) have you been hiding . . . it must be very peaceful?! Chris Fordham has been …

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Light Creators: Bruce Munro – Time And Place

Chris Fordham reports: Driving in the evening through rural Wiltshire on the way to a Light Show, I happened to glance across the road to see what appeared to be a large church or old outhouse with a number of hay bales covered in blue bags, lined up outside the entrance. Not being from round …

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Light Creators: Liz West

Liz West is British visual artist, famous for site specific artworks, sculpture and immersive light art installations. The exhibition is called ‘LUCE’ and is framed as a conversation between two UK based artists, (the other being the artist Jemma Appleby) and ‘Their exploration of the intricate relationship between architecture, light, and the human responses these …

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Design Guild Mark for Lighting in 2020. Here’s your chance to enter!

Here at the Light Review we just love shouting (writing!) about great design, so when we heard that the prestigious Design Guild Mark was going to include a category for Lighting for the first time, we just had to have a find out a little more. For those of you who have not come across …

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