lighting

deep dives

Neon, Smoke and Mirrors: Why So Many Moody-Ass Videos Look Alike

How everyone from Fall Out Boy and Busted to Carly Rae Jepsen fell for neon piping, pastel colours and ~meaningful~ fog.
Marianne Eloise
7.10.17
conservation lab

Crack a Window into the Art of Glass Preservation | Conservation Lab

The tiny city of Corning, New York is home to the world’s best glass conservators.
Noémie Jennifer
2.28.17
Design

"Hundreds of Drones" to Perform with Lady Gaga at This Year's Halftime Show

During the Super Bowl LI Halftime Show, drones will light up the pop star's performance with visual backup.
Diana Shi
2.5.17
Features

From Daft Punk to Skrillex, Here's 7 of the Coolest Live Setups of All-Time

Our illustrated guide to the pods, cubes, and spaceships that have made electronic music history.
Sofie Mikhaylova
2.1.17
Science

New Study Shows You Can Make Milk Taste Better by Changing a Lightbulb

Researchers have figured out how to make your shop-bought milk taste like it’s fresh from the dairy.
Daisy Meager
12.7.16
Art

Frank Gehry’s Swimming Koi Lamps are Reflective of His Artistic Arc

Gehry’s new-and-improved ‘Fish Lamps’ swim about the Gagosian Gallery in Rome.
Diana Shi
8.28.16
Art

Found Railroad Detritus Is a Marvel at Sunset

Trash transforms into treasures in this dreamy, softly-lit photo series.
Diana Shi
7.17.16
Design

Meet the Designer Growing Lamps Out of Mushrooms

Designer Danielle Trofe’s MushLume lamps point to a brighter sustainable future.
Noémie Jennifer
7.3.16
Art

Art with Bodily Fluids Has Never Looked This Good [Exclusive]

Not only are these photos gorgeous, but they're all about body (fluid) positivity.
Beckett Mufson
6.28.16
diet

Dining in the Dark Makes You Order Unhealthy Food

According to a recent study, lighting plays a huge role in the decision-making process of unsuspecting diners.
Nick Rose
6.1.16
Design

This Wearable Light Fixture Keeps Your Face Lit

Nan Zhao’s Halo is a wearable perfect for optimal night selfies.
DJ Pangburn
12.4.15
Design

Origami-Inspired Lamp Lets You Play with Light

The "Folding Lamp" is interior design meets arts & crafts.
Sami Emory
11.15.15
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