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¡ PhoScope @ EILD2019 !

Mark Major and Nathalie Rozot will be EILD2019’s keynote speakers in Bastión del Carmen, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay, March 20-23 2019.

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PhoScope launches Recreo de Noche in Puerto Rico

July 2018:
Days are short at the tropics, and “Recreo de Noche” provides lit playgrounds for use after sunset to address the recreational needs of residents and communities deprived of electrical power. After a pilot with LIA in San Juán in the fall of 2018, the model will be reproduced throughout PR.

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PhoScope receives a Lumen Award for Humanitarian Action

June 14 2018:
The year is 2018, the Lumens turn 50, and Nathalie Rozot, founder of PhoScope, receives the first Lumen Citation Award for Humanitarian Action : the future is bright for socio-photocentric initiatives.

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PhoScope speaks to a WILD audience

February 26 2018:
PhoScope is launching an outreach effort within the lighting community and via existing networks such as WILD NYC to increase socio-photocentric action and showcases the work developed for LSF in Haiti with the objective to inspire new teams to launch new projects. Learn more and watch the video here…

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PhotoMots @ PLDC 2017!

November 2017:
Congratulations to French photosophers Sara Castagné et Rozenn Lecouillard for their witty use of the PhotoMots to present the ACE’s manifesto at PLDC2017… The words keep spreading, and were featured in LabLD and ACE.

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PhoScope publie PhotoMots – Première Edition

August 2017:
Concepteurs lumière, éclairagistes architecturaux: devenez phototectes. Notre glossaire étend l’application de l’étymologie de la lumière dans les langues vivantes pour nous aider à mieux y penser et en parler: téléchargez vos PhotoMots, 1ère Edition. Payez ce que vous voulez– vos donations nous encouragent et soutiennent la phototecture!

 

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PhoScope releases FotoPalabras – Primera Edición

July 2017:
PhoScope embraces and supports diversity: we translated our PhosWords for the 500 miilion Spanish-speakers worldwide, including 55 milion in the US. Download your copy of FotoPalabras, 1˚ Edición here– it’s free, but we suggest a $10 donation: it is dedictable and we need your support.

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Phototects Advocates

April 2017:
Phototects advocate, and PhoScope is a proud supporter of  Architects Advocate.

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PhoScope is a supporter of the Day Of Photonics

October 2016:
We love photons and photonic events. October 21st 2016 is the international Day of Photonics.

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PhoScope releases PhosWords – Second Edition

January 2016:
In lighting, it is hard to communicate what we do, but PhosWords now expands the discourse of light. You can download our 2nd edition— and support us with a deductable donation.

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Winners Announced for PhosWords of the Year 2015!

December 2015:
We photly congratulate the winners whose entries were selected by our jurors: Enrico Cullen (photodendron),  Connor Johnson (photofloral), David Manier (phoneiric), Glenn Shrum (phodega), Davor Stevceski (photohoric), Joe Wieder (aphoplexy), and Monica Williamson (phossential).  Read more

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PhoScope proposes Change in Lighting Education

October 10, 2015:
Nathalie Rozot presents “Agents of Change in Lighting Education” at the IALD’s annual Enlighten Americas International conference in Baltimore.

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PhosWords of the Year 2015

January 1st 2015:
PhoScope launches an international competition for new words to expand the PhosWords project.

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PhosWords coming to Life in Light at IALD 2013

October 2013:
In just 6 minutes and 40 seconds, you will find out how PhosWords provide you with the clearest language to describe your Life in Light at the IALD Enlighten Americas 2013: Pecha Kucha in Montreal.

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5Watts: PhoScope lights TOOP at the Centre National de la Danse

April 2013:
Public presentation of work in progress for 5Watts and Twice Out Of Paradise April 24 and 25.


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PhoScope is presented at Parsons, the New School for Design

September 2012:
Nathalie Rozot explains how she became a Photoplanner, and introduces PhoScope in her lecture for the “Faculty Works in Progress” series at Parsons’ School of Constructed Environments (SCE), New York.

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PhoScope reviews “The City Dark”

August 2012:
A passionate stargazer who grew up in rural Maine, movie director Ian Cheney lost sight of the stars when he moved to New York City. This experience motivated him to make the documentary “The City Dark” on light pollution. Critic review by Nathalie Rozot

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PhoScope at POV’s Q&A: What is Architectural Lighting?

July 2012:
PhoScope’s Nathalie Rozot explains the design practices of the architectural lighting industry and its future as urban populations grow. POV is an independent programming sponsored by PBS. Read Q&A.

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PhoScope’s mission is presented at ELA2012

February 2012:
Nathalie Rozot introduces PhoScope and the organization’s mission  in her keynote lecture “On the Bright and the Dark Side” at  Expo Lighting America 2012 (ELA2012) in Mexico City.

 

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Roundtable discussion at the Theatre de la Ville

December 2011:
PhoScope participates in a Roundtable Discussion at the Theatre de la Ville with Jeanne Bloch and Prue Lang in an event sponsored by Imagine 2020.