Speirs and Major has designed the grounds and exterior lighting scheme for the Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nayham mosque in Abu Dhabi, designed by architect Halcrow. The consultancy says the light appears to ebb and flow according to the lunar Islamic calendar, changing from pristine white light in the full-moon period, to deep blue as the moon wanes.
As we approach the most wonderful time of the year, we ask creative directors what gift someone should buy a designer for Christmas.
The digital design consultancy has appointed a new head, who will oversee its six global offices and lead on growing the business in size and helping it make more money.
Send us photos of your offices decorated for Christmas, and we’ll be publishing a selection of the best ones next week.
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