Art of Illumination

Art of Illumination

by Glenn M. Johnson
     
 
When it comes to beautifying homes with light,Glenn Johnson is universally recognized as one of the absolute masters of his art. At different points in his high-profile career,he has created designs that bring subtle warmth to Stephen Spielberg's art collection . . . defined a relaxed aura for David Geffen's music sanctuary . . . and unobtrusively illuminated

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When it comes to beautifying homes with light,Glenn Johnson is universally recognized as one of the absolute masters of his art. At different points in his high-profile career,he has created designs that bring subtle warmth to Stephen Spielberg's art collection . . . defined a relaxed aura for David Geffen's music sanctuary . . . and unobtrusively illuminated the sumptuous details of mega-mansions for the likes of Iris and B. Gerald Cantor and Aaron Spelling. In The Art of Illumination: Residential Lighting Design,Glenn Johnson teaches the art and science of lighting design that he has practiced for more than 20 years. Look inside this long-overdue resource,and there are breathtaking examples from Johnson's own portfolio,along with previously unavailable details on how to apply light to aesthetically enhance each area of a home. Whether you're an architect,interior designer,contractor,or homeowner,you'll find a rich storehouse of ideas in the book's eye-opening full-color photographs,renderings,and CAD details of lighting applications.

It was a great collaboration working with Glenn Johnson. He fulfilled all the design objectives . . . and achieved a balanced play of light between people and the rooms. " —Iris Cantor,homeowner. "Glenn is truly a professional in the field of lighting design. " —David Geffen,Geffen Records and Dreamworks SKG. "Working with Glenn has been an educational delight. " -Bebe Winkler,Bebe Winkler Interior Design,Inc. A LOVE AFFAIR WITH LIGHT. When it comes to beautifying homes with light,Glenn Johnson is universally recognized as one of the absolute masters of his art. At different points in his high-profilecareer,he has created designs that bring subtle warmth to Stephen Spielberg's art collection . . . defined a relaxed aura for David Geffen's music sanctuary. . . and unobtrusively illuminated the sumptuous details of mega-mansions for the likes of Iris and B. Gerald Cantor and Aaron Spelling. In The Art of Illumination: Residential Lighting Design,Glenn Johnson teaches the art and science of lighting design that he has practiced for more than 20 years. Look inside this long-overdue resource,and there are breathtaking examples from Johnson's own portfolio,along with previously unavailable details on how to apply light to aesthetically enhance each area of a home. Whether you're an architect,interior designer,contractor,or homeowner,you'll find a rich storehouse of ideas in the book's eye-opening full-color photographs,renderings,and CAD details of lighting applications.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070329584
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill School Education Group
Publication date:
10/01/1998
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
8.88(w) x 11.20(h) x 0.81(d)

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