Prize(s) Winners in Workplace Lighting
Lead Designers Juliette Nielsen / Sjoerd van Beers / Mandy Botha / Mieke van der Velden
Completion Date summer 2018
Project Location De Lier / The Netherlands
Entry DescriptionThe Big Green Egg is synonym to the highest quality Kamado barbecues. Big Green Egg Europe imports and delivers to 42 countries in Europe. The wish of the client was to create a tailor-made office building, with a design level that should match and reflect the quality of the product. Situated in an average business park it was important that the architecture and the lighting design should feel luxurious and have an inviting atmosphere.
The outdoor character of the product, is reflected in the design of the building. The spaces are wrapped like a spiral around an inner garden. The entrance and public areas are open, transparent, and yet reflect warmth. Inside and outside seem to merge. For example the court yard wall that continues indoors is lit continuously, as if it were in one space. When the spiral curls towards the offices the material and lighting design become more formal, the lighting is more even a
Company DescriptionWe are an experienced creative, flexible and independent lighting design firm. Our work is wide-ranging in terms of type and scale. We design light for people, ranging from an urban scale for cities and public places to buildings and interior spaces. We are also trusted and credited for our experience in delivering lighting solutions for exclusive Fine Art and exhibitions. As independent consultants we work in close collaboration with our clients, architects, designers and engineers to strengthen the design vision and to enhance the experience and the quality of light.