A Norwegian artist conjures up daylight in the dark days - and thrills the international design scene. For Daniel Rybakken, lighting design means more than beautiful lampshades.
A computer, a treadmill, a cat - Julian Assange does not have many diversions. The WikiLeaks founder has been holed up at the Ecuadorean Embassy in London since 2012, with no sign he will be able to leave anytime soon.
Rainbows aren't just pretty, they're also cool examples of science at work, a symbol for the LGBT movement and - as some believe - a bridge to the world of the Norse gods.
Every day, artist Ólafur Elíasson serves up a home-cooked lunch for his Berlin studio team. The fresh ingredients, he says, "grow in sunlight, we virtually eat sunlight." Light is also the focus of his artistic work.
For 30 years, Peter Andres has sought lighting soluitions for buildings all over the world. Optimizing the use of sunlight. He’s just won the German Light Designer of the Year award.
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