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Pioneers of Light

Welcome to Pioneers of Light, Philips Lighting's global hub for architects, lighting designers and engineers. Here, you’ll find the latest ground-breaking lighting projects, events, training and tools to help you use lighting to create brighter lives and a better world.
Light is an essential part of architecture.”

Jonathan Groswasser,

Architect, Israel

Projects and workshops

Ceiling the deal

This BMW Mini showroom design was the result of an intense collaboration between Yashar Architects, IDEA lighting designers and the client, Delek Motors.

Graphic lighting projects

Today’s technology gives designers the power to use graphic lighting to create a strong identity to a development – or to an entire city.


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A place for the people

AI Architects & Engineers transformed a large portion of the Odense Railway Center into an attractive, modern assembly house for citizens. 


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Webinars and education



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Architects, interior architects, landscape architects, lighting designers, consulting engineers, get in touch with us for your project.

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Luminous magazine

Embedded light in architecture. A car showroom in a dramatic position. Making a statement with graphic lighting projects. Read about the latest inspiring initiatives in lighting design.

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Learn how we’re taking light beyond illumination with transformative lighting solutions that bring spaces and projects to life.


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Specification brands

Selection of lighting manufacturers for architects, lighting designers and engineers. The availability of these brands differ per country.