Part of a new breed of workspaces where the lines between residential and commercial are blurred, the vision for 151 West 42nd St. was to redesign the space into a 45,600-sq.-ft. artisanal food hall, cafe; bar and flexible events space.
Sue the T. Rex is the Lady Gaga of the dinosaur community. The magnificent murderbird—a favorite term to describe the T. Rex—has an often-hilarious Twitter feed and a new home in the Chicago Field Museum’s Griffin Halls of Evolving Planet.
Lights on, curiosity, go! At the Herstedlund School in Denmark, “active light” accompanies teachers and students throughout the day. Its users say it promotes concentration, increases efficiency and boosts relaxation, creating moods that complement the situation.
Italy’s Cathedral of Siena wanted to highlight its visible treasures with lighting fixtures and controls that were specifically discreet, but powerful enough to throw light from distances more than 80 ft.—and be controlled in a more user-friendly fashion.