CONFIGURABLE LIGHTING SYSTEM FOR INUIT LIVING

BRIEF: FIND A WAY TO ADDRESS THE NORTHERN HOUSING CRISIS


DURATION: 8 MONTHS
STATUS: CONCEPT
COLLABORATORS: IGLOOLIK, NU + SPROTT SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
FOCUS: RESEARCH, STRATEGY, VISUALIZATION, CAD

RECOGNITION: WIM GILLES MEMORIAL AWARD FOR FORM GIVING, ACIDO ROCKET 2021 FINALIST

A configurable lighting system intended to mitigate cultural dissonance in Inuit homes by making them fundamentally sharable. It consists of track lights and flexible felt panels that can be used to direct light or to assemble soft boundaries, allowing users to contextualize an all-purpose, communal living space.