Gustavo Avilés – LIGHTSPACE CALIFORNIA 2017
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FEBRUARY 13 - 15, 2018 | LONG BEACH CONVENTION CENTER, CA

Gustavo Avilés

Lighteam

  • Wednesday 1 March
    • 14:00

      LIGHT AND LEGACY: How to Create a Reasonable and Responsible Lighting Masterplan

      Gustavo Avilés founder of Lighteam
      This session explores a concept of utopia that has been crucial in shaping and developing cities throughout time. Some cities fall short from this idea and produce dystopian realities, others come a little closer by producing virtuous spaces for its inhabitants.  Using transdisciplinary methods to bring both rational and emotional aspects

Gustavo Avilés studied Architecture at the Iberoamericana University from 1969 to 1974. Since 1984 he has been focused on Light in Architecture. He is a leading Mexican Lighting Designer, lecturer, General Director and Founder of Lighteam Gustavo Aviles (1986), enterprise directed to Investigation and development of Architectural Lighting. Aviles coordinates and teaches in several Lighting Design courses (Post–Grade) in Mexican institutions, Mexico National and Autonomy University, Anahuac University, Iberoamericana University among other national and international Academic Institutions. He has been invited to lectures, courses, seminars and fairs in Milan, Portugal, Brazil, Argentina, Germany, Finland, United States and Greece.

His work achieves a wide variety of applications: residential, corporative, historical buildings, expositions, lighting master plans, landscape, among others.