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  • And the Winner Is of the Glow Forum…..Crystal Sun!

    We would like to congratulate Robert Levit and Rodolphe el-Khoury as their proposal ‘Crystal Sun’ has been selected as the winner of the GLOW 2012 Competition! Both Robert and Rodolphe are partners at Khoury Levit Fong. Robert and Rodlphe are working on the second phase of Crystal Sun  with engineering consultant David Bowick, P. Eng. [...]

  • Glow Forum Images of the 3 finalists!

    Crystal Sun! Robert Levit, Rodolphe el-Khoury, Lindsay Hochman of Toronto, Ontario Urban Aurora! Jessica Colangelo, David Alf,  Charles Sharpless, Sara Schonour  of Cambridge, MA The Golden Rectangle! Raluca Buzduga n & Andrada Olteanu / Bucharest, Romania / Vlad Simionescu & Asociatii Arhitecti. Romania

  • Join us for the GLOW Forum – Wednesday, May 16!

    On behalf of SHIFTboston and Light Boston, I would like to invite you to join us for the GLOW Forum. The event will be a celebration of the results from the GLOW Competition, an international call for ideas for innovative lighting concepts for Copley Square.   Responses to the call came from architects, landscape architects, [...]


    Can structure and landscape occupy equally space? Is the border between them blurred? Junya Ishigami has addressed these questions through a series of installations. Many other architects have also discussed similar issues regarding the famous “nature-structure couple” theoretically and in-practice. At the same time, schools like Harvard Graduate School of Design, have lately emphasized landscape [...]