KIPCO Tower

This tower consists of coloured panels, it is set in architecture with random coloured glazing to the spandrel panels. And it was awarded Innovative Lighting Project of the Year in the Light Middle East Awards 2014. Kevan Shaw, of firm KSLD, collected the award at the Awards ceremony in Dubai.

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Lighting the Lean Green Museum

Lighting designer Kevan Shaw looks at the challenges facing the industry in meeting the requirements of conservation and changing environmental legislation.

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Spectrum House (Glasgow, Scotland)

Winner of the Workplace Lighting Category - Ligting Design Awards 2013. Lighting Design: Kevan Shaw Lighting Design (KSLD), Interior Design: Michael Laird Architects: Picture Credits: KSLD

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Halogen Phase-Out Opinion: "We designers are in an impossible situation"

The unintended consequences of the halogen lamp phase-out are making life impossible for lighting designers who have to specify light sources for the future, says Kevan Shaw.

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Lighting Legislation: A Failure to Deliver Sustainability

Lighting Designer, Kevan Shaw, aims a critical broadside at the inadequacies of current light-related legislation, which falls short of its supposed 'green' goals. By permission, this is an edited version of a paper first given at the PLDC Convention in Madrid on October 20, 2011.

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Rewriting History: The Holburne Museum

Eric Parry has successfully, and respectfully, reintegrated the historic Holburne Museum building into its context with his radical extension, writes Joseph Rykwert. Photography by Helene Binet. Lighting Design by KSLD.

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Sustainable lighting design: LED and beyond

Kevan Shaw talks about the future of lighting design as it currently stands in the midst of the LED revolution and how these legislative changes will affect sustainability

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Ashmolean Museum

The Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archeology's original l7th century building was described in the 1706 publication, "The New World of Words", as 'a neat building in the City of Oxford.' Rick Mather, a fasdiously neat modernist has upped that particular ante with a virtuous design that suggests in architectural equivilant of Jenga, creating a precisely poised matrix of solids and voids. Lighting Design by KSLD.

 

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Energy Conscious Creative Lighting Design

As lighting designer, it is our responsibility to focus on light quality, quantity and colour rendering, these factors should not be sacrificed when creating energy conscious design. Varying lamp types, lux levels and control systems should be fundamental considerations when on the top of efficiency in design. - Natalie Redford (Bell)

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Aspire Tower, Qatar

And the winner of the best exterior lighting project at the recent 2008 Middle East Lighting Design Awards (MELDA) is... Aspire Tower in Doha, Qatar. The lighting concept, by Scottish firm Kevan Shaw Lighting Design (KSLD), was commended for its sustainable technology.

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Luce e Design: esperienze / experiences

Profile of Design Director Kevan Shaw in Italian magazine Luce e Design.

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Central Methodist Church: Worshiping in the modern spirit of a bygone era

Architectural Record: Snapshot, by Beth Broome. Worshiping in the modern spirit of a bygone era
Lighting Design by KSLD

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Higher Ground

Incorporating a 40m-high water tower was the biggest challenge for architect Latest-Taylor Shannon in creating a new hill-top home in Shooters Hill, south London. Lighting design by KSLD.

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