D&AD Impact Open for Entry | Extended Deadline: 15 Aug D&AD Impact
Extended Deadline: 15 Aug

Enter Now
  • Loading…

Living the Nordic Light

Award: Wood Pencil

Wood Pencil / Graphic Design / Annual Reports / 2015

With Living the Nordic Light, lighting manufacturer Zumtobel aimed to capture individual experiences related to the presence of light, shade and darkness, before and after the introduction of electricity. Zumtobel sought to find out whether the dark winters and bright summers could influence residents' conscious or unconscious behavior, and whether there are demonstrable effects on their psyches or actions. To shed some light on the topic, Snøhetta found four centenarians who had lived their entire lives above the Arctic Circle. They headed north along with authors, photographers, and scientists to explore how light, and its absence, affects humans. The result of their escapades is Zumtobel's 2013/14 annual report Living the Nordic Light.

Register Now to
Keep Reading

Once registered you will have access to this article and all other feaures, access our archive and case studies, be able to submit your work to us and receive our newsletter if opted-in.

Register Now
Why Register? Swipe to hide

Why Am I Being Asked
to Register?

We'll ask you to provide a few details about yourself, your current role and what you do. We won't share your information with other parties and won't spam your mailbox.

This site contains over 50 years’ of award winning work, articles, interviews and case studies. Register to gain full access to everything.

Are you credited on this winning entry?

There's a Pencil with your name on it. Drop us your details for further information about how you can order your Pencil. If you've previously won In Book or a Nomination and would like to celebrate your achievement with a Wood or Graphite Pencil, please let us know.

Please don't check this box.

We have placed cookies on your computer to help make this website better.
You can change your cookie settings at any time. Otherwise, we'll assume you're OK to continue.

Don't show this message again