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The Future of Lighting

“Save the light bulb!” say the Magicians of LightQuite unexpectedly, a new resistance movement – “Save the light bulb!” – saw the light of the day at the FutureDesignDays Light Now conference 2009. The speakers – Ingo Maurer, Paul Cocksedge and Moritz Waldemeyer, along with the panel, consisting of Monica Förster, Sandra Edberg and Rikard Eduards – and a very enthusiastic audience defended the incandescent light bulb, which is now threatened with extinction. As Ingo Maurer said about the ugly low-energy bulbs: ”Nice engineering, terrible light”.

Bruce Munro’s exterior installation ”Field of Light”

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