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Environment and the interior > Light - Pg. 70

Light Light is the most fundamental of all materials; without it form cannot be visualised, space cannot be appreciated and atmosphere cannot be created. Light can control: it can direct, movement can be suggested, objects and places can be illuminated and accentuated and it can be used to change perceptions, both subtly and more dramatically. Light: Focus study 1 Name: Bregenz Art Gallery Location: Bregenz, Austria Date: 1997 The enigmatic and brooding quality of the museum is reinforced by the insular focus; there are no views of the dramatic landscape from within the galleries, the visitor is required to focus only on the art and not The absorption and storage capacity of the unclad concrete allows the climate of the galleries to remain relatively stable, obviating the need for the clutter of service pipes and air movement systems. The suspended glass