by CoeLux srl
Image Credit: Ezio Manciucca; Michael Loos
Category sponsored by Morgan Lovell
CoeLux is a scientific breakthrough with a ground-breaking optical system based on nano technology to artificially reproduce natural light and visual appearance of the sun and sky, offering a breakthrough opportunity for indoor architecture. This unique system has myriad potential applications across the retail,residential, healthcare and hospitality sectors, enhancing the wellbeing of the user. It can literally change the way spaces are experienced, particularly in underground spaces such as subways and parking garages.
CoeLux comprises the latest LED technology to recreate the full richness of the sun. Myriad nano-particles reproduce Rayleigh scattering, a natural phenomenon featuring the interaction of sunlight with the atmosphere, creating the celestial blue we see in the sky.
The judges said:
'CoeLux is a real technical breakthrough. The effect of this device can produce amazing results, convincing users that they are witnessing not just diff used daylight but also sunlight and blue sky. It's a genuinely innovative product.'
Finalists & judges' comments
Trick by iGuzzini
'Versatile and playful'
NJP Table by Louis Poulsen
'A new timeless classic'
LANTERN by FUTURE Designs
'A refreshing approach to lighting units within an off ice setting'
EdgeLED A1 by Fern-Howard
'The directional ability makes this light stand out' Linetik by
'Great floor-standing light with impressive performance'
Tracking Magnet by Atrium
'A great evolution'
LATERUL by FUTURE Designs
'An elegant solution to what can be a very utilitarian feature. Lovely refined form'
Soraa Optical Light Engine by Soraa
'An impressively compact and high-performance light engine'
Ongo by tzelan
'A soft, elegant glow'
LuxLoop Sunpipe by PhotonStar LED
'A well-calibrated combination given the UK climate'
TROV LED Platform by EcoSense
'Designed to create great effects without being seen'