Printworks House

In the design for this high-end, heritage apartment refurbishment, lighting is used to separate the old architecture from new.

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The backlit ceiling provides a skylight effect, flooding light down the central stairwell.

The stairs grills allow for light to pass through all levels.


Diffused lighting installed between the existing building and new interior fit out provides soft, diffused background illumination.

We used accent lighting sparingly, using a single spotlight over each feature. This gives a strong accent for revealing texture and creating contrast.

“We have used Sam to assist us with lighting calculations and modelling for some of our projects. Sam is extremely professional and always delivers on the timeframes set.”

Richard Thorburn - ECC