SKIRA SHORTLISTED FOR TUNNELLING AWARDS 2017

Skira’s Eurasia Tunnel Project has been selected as a finalist in the Designer Innovation of the Year category of the 2017 Tunnelling Awards, making the shortlist from among a fantastic number of entrants.The Tunnelling Awards are celebrating their eighth year, and the awards are a celebration of the very best Tunnelling expertise. The winners will be announced on 7 December at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London and guests will join key clients including London Underground, Crossrail, High Speed 2 and Tideway. The full list of finalists and more information can be found at: https://tunnellingawards.newcivilengineer.com/

Watch the new video of Hendrix bridge

Architectural lighting of the Green Hendrix Bridge in Zagreb watch here on our youtube channel. Video made by Damil Kalodjera.

Dean Skira to hold a lecture at the Arquitetura y Luz conference in Lima, Peru

Together with Mark Major (Speirs+Major, UK), Rafael Gallego (Aureolighting) and Claudia Paz (Claudia Paz Lighting Studio) Dean Skira will attend the first Peruvian international lighting design conference Arquitectura y Luz  arquitecturayluz.com. The conference will be held on 8th and 9th June at the University of Lima in Peru. 

Dean Skira will talk about the impact of lighting on emotions and the visual experiences lighting provides to people.

Tunnel Eurasia project shortlisted for the LDA Award 2017

The underwater tunnel Eurasia has been shortlisted for the LDA Award 2017 in Public Realm category.

Dean Skira reveals new product design for Delta Light at the Milan Design Week

On 4th of April until 9th of April 2017 in Milan will start the Delta Light X event presenting the designers and a creative installation at a unique venue in the Brera Design District. Dean Skira will present his new product design concept developed for Delta Light. See you at Palazzo Crivelli, Via Pontaccio 12.

Eurasia team to hold a lecture dedicated to Eurasia tunnel project

Dean Skira, Dino Krizmanic, Leonid Zuban and Berislav Medić will hold a lecture at the ORIS House of Architecture in Zagreb on 9th February. The lecture is dedicated to the Eurasia tunnel project and starts at 7 pm.

Dean Skira is the keynote speaker at the International Lighting Fixture Design Conference

Dean Skira will hold a lecture as the keynote speaker on 22nd February 2017 at 2.30 pm at the Cavendish Conference Centre in London.  Don't miss his thoughts on "How to create luminaires with unbreakable specs". Check out for more information http://lightingfixturedesign.com/.

Dean Skira to hold a lecture at the Lights in Goa Conference

Listen to Dean Skira talk about Developing an Own Lighting Design Philosophy on 3rd February in Goa, India. Find out more about this interesting conference http://www.lightsingoa.com/seminar-speakers/

Dean Skira is the next Master of Light

Dean Skira is the next Master of Light.
Don't miss his lecture on 16th November  at 1 pm London time, on this interesting webcast organized by Lighting.

Dean Skira to hold a lecture at the Faculty of Engeneering and Computing in Zagreb

Dean Skira is traditionally giving a lecture at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and computing every year mid-January in Zagreb. The lecture starts on 14th January at 10 am.

Happy holidays 2016

We wish you happy holidays and a great new experience in 2016. Chek out the Medusa underwater sensation on this link.

Trick wins the Blueprint Award 2015

Dean Skira's Trick luminaire was awarded by the Blueprint Award in the category of best design innovation product. Click here to find out more.

Medusa product awarded by Codega in Venice

The Medusa product, applied in Losinj projects, was awarded by the Codega Award committee as the best LED product of the year 2015 in Venice.

Dean Skira became a professional member of the IALD

IALD Membership Committee and the Board of Directors have accepted Dean Skira's application as a Professional Member of the IALD! 

Dean Skira to hold a lecture at the Lightspace London

On 19th November 2015 Dean Skira will hold a lecture on his graphical language to describe the relations between light, architecture and landscapes. Find out more here.

 

Dean Skira to hold a lecture at the Gardone landscape conference

On 3rd October 2015 Dean Skira will hold a lecture about lighting design in landscape projects at the International conference of landscape and gardens "I Giardini del Benaco" in Gardone Riviera, Italy. http://www.igiardinidelbenaco.it/

Dean Skira to hold a lecture at the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts in Zagreb

Dean Skira is giving a lecture on Wednesday 30th September "Light in the Shadow of Technology" at the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts. 
The symposium "Man and the Light" is being organized to celebrate the International Year of Light 2015.

Dean Skira to hold a lecture at the Zadar Association of Architects

Dean Skira will hold a lecture "Light in the Shadow of Technology" on 3rd June 2015 at the Association of Architects in Zadar.

Lighting Giants published in Bright 2

Lighting Giants project published in Bright 2! Find out more on  this link.

Dean Skira and his team presented with a Coat of Arms of the city of Pula

Dean Skira and the whole team have been presented with a honorary plaque with the Coat od Arm of the city of Pula on 5th May 2015.

Trick wins RED Dot Award

Luminaire Trick, designed by Dean Skira for iGuzzini was awarded by the Red Dot Award Product Design out of 4,928 innovative entries from 1,994 participants from 56 countries.

LDA 2015 External Luminaire of the Year

Innovative lighting fixture Trick designed by Dean Skira for iGuzzini wins the prestigious LDA 2015 in the category of external luminaires. Lighting Design Awards for the past 13 years gathers the greatest experts in the lighting industry, offering designers the opportunity to achieve the highest recognition for their skills and innovation in lighting technology and design solution.

Dean Skira to hold a lecture at the Faculty of Engeneering and Computing in Zagreb

Dean Skira will hold a lecture on FER Faculty of Engeneering and Computing on wednesday, 21th January 2015.

Season’s Greetings!

Our offices will be closed from 1st to 6th January 2015.

Watch our Story of Lighting Giants

Watch and enjoy the video.

Trick selected for the 2014 ADI Design Index

Trick designed by Dean Skira for iGuzzini has been selected by the ADI Permanent Observatory for the “Design for Living” section of the 2014 ADI Design Index.

“A tool with a dual personality, architecture and art that would have appealed to the artists of the “Arte programmata e cinetica” movement, for the creation of the white lines of light that are able to graphically define space and light and draw precise luminous geometric patterns and stirring emotions in the onlookers.” (from the  ADI Design Index 2014).

Visit the ADI page here.

Bellevue, Trick and Lighting Giants project shortlsted for LDA 2015

This year three of our projects have been nominated for the prestigeous LDA Award 2015.

Check out the nominees and categories on this link

city.people.light award for Lighting Giants

city.people.light Special mention Award goes to Lighting Giants project.

Play Your Trick

Win iGuzzini's Pizza Cobra by Playing Your Trick!

Trick wins DELTA GOLD

Dean Skira's Trick designed for iGuzzini wins the DELTA GOLD award in Barcelona from ADI-FAD, the Association of Industrial Design FAD. Click here to read more.

Dean Skira to speak at EX.PO AUS

Dean Skira will talk about Today's lights on yesterday's structures within the workshop EX.PO AUS - EXtension of POtentiality of Adriatic UNESCO Sites, in Poreč, Croatia on 13th June 2014.

Dean Skira to speak at the Lighting Fixture Design Conference 2014

Dean will present The story of Trick - the hottest new product at L+B 2014.
Taking place in London’s Cavendish Conference Centre on Wednesday 4 June and Thursday 5 June, the event will look at new technologies, materials, standards and techniques that are influencing lighting fixture design and production.

Read more about the conference programme here.

House of Light to receive the Wienerberger Brick Award 2014

Skira's office building was awarded by the Wienerberger Brick Award 2014.

Lighting Giants video

Click here to enjoy our official video of the lighting design project Cranes Pula.

Also available on Vimeo.

Lighting Giants on 04 May 2014

The inauguration of the Lighting Giants event is postponed to Sunday 4th May  2014 because of the rainy weather forecast.

Sunday will be sunny so see you on the promenade in two days!
 

Lighting Giants SAVE THE DATE 03 May 2014

Lighting Giants will be officialy presented on 3rd May 2014 as a part of Visualia festival programme.

Visit our FB page for more information https://www.facebook.com/SkiraLD

Lux Review: Trick the hottest product at LB 2014

According to Lux Review Trick was the hottest product at Light+Building 2014!

Dean Skira held a lecture at the FER in Zagreb

Dean Skira held a lecture at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing in Zagreb.

https://www.fer.unizg.hr/predmet/eleras?@=2e70b

Season Greetings

We wish you happy holidays and a successful New Year!
Please note that our office will be closed from 25th December 2013 until 7th January 2014.

Dean Skira speaker at the DesignMENA Summit in Dubai

Dean Skira will be attending the DesignMENA Summit on 4thDecember 2013 in Dubai, UAE, which will "celebrate an industry flourishing across the region and provide the ideal forum for creative people across the design and architectural fields to develop their businesses and inspire one another to create the innovative works which people across the globe marvel at." http://www.designmena.com/summit/

Dean Skira speaker at the conference Light in Architecture

Nurah Abdulkhadir, Rogier van der Heide, Branimir Medić and Dean Skira are the speaker at the conference Light in architecture organized by Philips in cooperation with the Croatian Chamber of Architects. The conference  will be held at Thursday, 14th November 2013 from 16.30 to 19.00 pm in the Faculty of Architecture in Zagreb, Kačićeva 26.

Dean Skira to give a lecture at PLD Turkey in Istanbul

Dean Skira is giving a lecture on 13th November  in Venedik Sarayi, Taksim, Istanbul, organized by the PLD Turkey.
Notice: The lecture will be held in The Building Information Centre, Fulya, Istanbul because of the large interest
and number of registered attendees. http://pldturkiye.com/

 

Project Rident awarded by Codega comitee in Venice

Dean Skira to give a lecture at AIA Dusseldorf

Dean Skira is giving a lecture on 12th October  in Dusseldorf, organized by the AIA Europe.

Novamed nominated for German Design Award 2014

The German Design Council committees have nominated Novamed lighting design project for the German Design Award 2014.
It is an outstanding honor considering it is not possible to apply without being nominated.

German Design Council stands for 60 years of design culture.

Novamed on cover page of Lighting today

Lighting design project Novamed on another cover page! This time published in Singapore in the latest issue of Lighting today magazine, July-September 2013.

Dean Skira to give a lecture at DAN D

Dean Skira is giving a lecture about " Lumens, watts and centimeters" at the design event DAN D in Zagreb, Croatia on 14 June.

Skira lighting design at La Biennale di Venezia

The 55th International Art Exhibition will take place in Venice from June 1st to November 24th, 2013 at the Giardini and at the Arsenale. Skira is proud to be the official lighting designer of the Italian Pavilion.

Hybrid Architecture & Design exhibition

At the Universita' degli Studi di Milano the exhibition was opened by a conference held on 8 April 2013. The series of events on the theme of contemporary design and architecture in the organization of the Italian magazine Interni will take place until 21 April with support from leading companies in the field of lighting, technology and sustainable design.

Live streaming Conference Building light

LIVE STREAMING for those who can't be there with us! Conference with Daniel Libeskind, Dean Skira and Giancarlo Basili on 12 April 2013, at 6.30PM UTC+1, Great Hall of the University of Milan, via Festa del Perdono, 7  http://buildinglight.iguzzini.com/?lang=en

Dean Skira at Interni Hybrid Architecture Event during Milan Design Week

Dean Skira will participate in the exhibition Hybrid Architecture (8-21 April) where he will present the installation HOOKED UP at the University of Milan. The event is organized as part of the FuoriSalone 2013, during Design Week in Milan. http://www.internimagazine.it/

Parco della Luna honoured with Illumni Infinity Award

Proud to announce that our lighting project Parco della Luna in Recanati, Italy was honored with the Illumni Infinity Awards at the National Theatre in London on Monday 25 March 2013.

Dean Skira to give a lecture at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science in Zagreb

Dean Skira is giving a lecture about " Dialectic dialogue; lighting design utalitarian and beyond" at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science in Zagreb on 24 January.

Happy holidays and a successful New Year!

Please note that our office will be closed from 24th December 2012 until 6th January 2013.

Lun-up wins iF product design award 2013!

We're excited to announce that Lun-up luminaire designed by Dean Skira for iGuzzini won the prestigeous iF product design Award 2013 ! After winning this year's ARC Show Award for most innovative product and the LDA award for the best external luminaire, another international committe selected our product out of 3,011 entries !

Interview with Dean Skira in Luce e design

Italian magazine Luce e design published the interview with Dean Skira.

http://www.skira.hr/images/uploads/files/rivistedigitali_LC_2012_006_pag_018_021.pdf

Mondo Arc Skira Snapshot!

Skira's projects published in the latest Mondo Arc issue!

http://content.yudu.com/Library/A1z3bt/MondoArcOctNov2012Is/resources/36.htm

Skira’s projects at the annual DAI SAI exhibition

On 2nd November 2012, at 7.30 pm, Multimedia Centre Luka in Pula, Croatia will host the annual exhibition of Architect's Association of Istria where Skira will present its recent lighting projects.

Skira on Days of Oris

Sponsoring Days of Oris at the beautiful Lisinski Hall in Zagreb, Croatia. Our stand promoted this year's winning projects and the most recent ones.

http://www.oris.hr/dogadanja.php
 

Pugliarch 2012 lecture

The theme of this interesting first edition festival is Slow Architecture and Dean is holding lecture Lighting for Urban Regeneration on 21th September from 9:30 to 11 at the Foyer of Theater Petruzzeli in Bari (IT). Welcome!

http://www.pugliarch.it/

Skira supports MLAUS conference

SKIRA is proud to support MLAUS (Mediterranean Laboratory for Architecture and Urban Strategies) and its conference Proto/e/co/logics 002 THE FIELD IS OPEN that will take place at Hotel LONE, Rovinj, Croatia on 01 and  02 September 2012. 
http://proto-e-co-logics.mlaus.net/

Skira on 3°LED forum in Sao Paolo

Dean Skira will hold a lecture about inspiration in architectural lighting design at the 3rd LEDforum in Sao Paolo, Brazil on 9th August 2012.

http://www.ledforum.com.br/3ledforum/programacao.html

Demanio Marittimo.km-278

On 27th July 2012 Dean Skira will participate on 2nd edition of Demanio Marittimo km 278 in Senigallia (IT) with the lecture Architectural Lighting Design Beyond Utilitarian.

Project Novamed wins IALD Special Citation award 2012

At the gala ceremony in Las Vegas, USA, Skira received IALD SPECIAL CITATION AWARD 2012 for the successful translation of a visual theme into light  for the project Novamed Polyclinic! The IALD Lighting Design Awards program, established in 1983, honors lighting projects that display high aesthetic achievement backed by technical expertise.

LUN-UP WINS THE LDA 2012 EXTERNAL LUMINAIRES AWARD

Another big success for Lun-up!

After winning The ARC Show London as the most innovative product, we are proud to announce that our lighting fixture LUN-UP designed by lighting designer DEAN SKIRA for iGUZZINI WON THE LDA 2012 in the category of EXTERNAL LUMINAIRES.

This extraordinary success happened at the 10th annual Lighting Design Awards which took place at the London Hilton, Park Lane on Wednesday 21st March. More than 700 of the world's leading lighting designers, manufacturers and architects gathered to celebrate another successful year in the industry.

LUN-UP WINS THE ARC SHOW INNOVATION AWARD FINALS

Lighting fixture Lun-up (iLuna) designed by lighting designer Dean Skira for iGuzzini won the Arc Show Innovation Award in the category of Most Innovative Product.

The ARC Show London (Architectural, Retail and Commercial Lighting) brings together the entire spectrum of lighting disciplines for two days where the ARC Innovation Award goes to the most innovative and forward-thinking products. In an outstanding competition panel of judges recognized Lun-up’s excellence.

Lun up - official presentation

Lun up was officialy presented at the world's leading trade fair for Architecture and Technology Light+Building in Frankfurt from 15. to 20. April 2012 at iGuzzini's stand (3.1 E31).

Project Novamed on another cover page

Project Novamed on another cover page! iGuzzini's Incontroluce will be presented at the upcoming Light+Building fair.

Project Novamed on the cover page of PLD magazine

Project Novamed on the cover page of PLD magazine! Main topic of Jaunary's issue was Lighting design without luminaires.