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Do You Hear the Light?

A silent concert of lighting designs graced the Helen Mills Theater last night for the exhibition Audible Light. New York City students from across the design spectrum competed for cash prizes in the Illuminating Engineering Society’s ninth-annual student lighting competition. Faced with the challenge of translating sound into light without making any noise, approximately 50 entrants played off notions of…

Some Useful Lessons from Burning Man

     Those who come back from Burning Man use the word “decompress” to describe the shock of returning to their “normal” lives. So now that I’ve had about a week to do that myself, I’ve been thinking back to how amazing it was to be in an instant city populated by some 50,000 people who brave extreme weather conditions…