Bournemouth Council, in collaboration with Bournemouth Coastal BID has appointed Michael Grubb Studio to illuminate Bournemouth Pier. This one-off event has been arranged to celebrate the launch of the Golden Ticket experience and is scheduled for 7th October 2013. The Studio has provided lighting designs and will be coordinating the event in conjunction with Phillips […]
We are delighted to announce that Michael Grubb Studio has been appointed by Landscape Projects as lighting consultants for Hallsville Quarter, London. This large-scale public realm project by Bouygues Development Limited is situated under the A13 in Canning Town, London Borough of Newham. The Studio will be working closely with both client and the design team […]
Michael Grubb, a former Lighting Designer of the Year, has accepted an invitation to join the judging team for the 2014 Lighting Design Awards. The deadline for submissions is 6th September 2013 with the results being announced on the 20th March at the London Hilton, Park Lane.
Michael Grubb Studio has been commissioned by Libra Homes to work with NEW Masterpalnning to deliver a robust Lighting Strategy for their newly proposed residential development in Dorset. The proposal is for just under 150 dwellings, with a range of housing types from flats to large family homes. Image courtesy of NEW Masterplanning http://www.newmasterplanning.com
We are pleased to announce that Michael Grubb Studio has been appointed by Clarisford Developments to provide lighting design services for a new residential development in Kensington, London. The Studio will be working in conjunction with LTS Architects.
The ‘home of Guinness’ has opened the doors to its new Taste Experience. The new attraction, designed by Bompass & Parr, has opened to rave reviews and is already proving to be an overwhelming hit with visitors. Professional photographs are currently being organised, so for now we can only provide a glimpse of what to […]
The newly refurbished Arthur Guinness Room opened at the home of Guinness this week. Designed by Tribal, in conjunction with O Donnell O Neill Design Associates, the new audio visual experience is proving very popular with visitors. Lighting design by Michael Grubb Studio.
Michael Grubb Studio has been appointed to provide lighting designs services for a 4 bedroom residential mews house in Camden, London. The Studio will be working in conjunction with Rebecca Granger Architects.
We are very pleased to announce that Michael Grubb Studio has been appointed by the Cathedral Group PLC to deliver a Lighting Masterplan for their ‘Grow Brighton’ development. The £100 million mixed-use project proposes 200 homes, 400 student apartments, 4200m2 office space, a Library for the University of Brighton, new facilities for South East Dance […]
Michael Grubb Studio has been appointed by Lambeth Council to provide detailed design’s for the Streatham Skyline project. The project comprises of a number of buildings and structures along Streatham High Road and will be implemented over a number of phases. The Studio was applauded for its excellent submission that showed that we understood the […]
Michael Grubb Studio has been appointed via landscape architects J&L Gibbons to assist with the lighting design requirements for Luxborough Tower, a 23 storey tower block in Westminster, Central London. It was built in 1965 as part of the Luxborough Lodge project and is 67m tall. Working with Avanti Architects and Stoockley the Michael Grubb […]
Michael Grubb Studio are proud to have developed ‘Lost Light’, a set of interactive and immersive lighting environments for the upcoming 2013 Arts by the Sea Festival. We are bursting with local pride for this project, commissioned by Arts Bournemouth and The Town Centre BID. So we invite you to come and see our creations […]
Michael Grubb Studio is currently working on four ‘Legacy’ related projects associated with London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Our appointments vary in scope and are (as usual) top secret – but all will be revealed in due course. The Studio’s work continues on from Michael Grubb’s previous involvement with London 2012, both as a Learning […]
Michael Grubb Studio worked with award-winning landscape architects Wilson McWilliam Studio at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show on their Cloudy Bay Discovery Garden, which was awarded a Silver Gilt. The ‘Terroir’ inspired garden was a wonderful brief that was environmentally sound, and a true exercise in nature meeting design head-on. Special thanks to Universal Fibre […]
Michael Grubb Studio was represented at the inaugural May Design Series 2013, at the ARC show, a mingling of interior design and the lighting design community. Creative Director, Michael Grubb, gave a well-received talk on ‘Design without Borders: Interior Designer, meet the Lighting Designer’, an intriguing and creative explanation on how the two disciplines of […]
We are delighted to be involved and collaborating with the wonderful people at 90 Main Yard. With the help of several manufacturers including Xicato and Mike Stoane Lighting we are currently looking at the top floor Innovation Centre. Additional ideas are also being developed for the external facades that overlook the canals of the Queen […]
‘Artificial’ is a playful animation created by Michael Grubb Studio for the Architects Journal’s (AJ) short film contest which was held in partnership with Philips. The competition was on the theme of light and the impact of artificial lighting on the places we live. The studio’s submission was a timelapse of Bournemouth, England. With an […]
Michael Grubb Studio is delighted to have been appointed by Arts Bournemouth and Bournemouth Town Centre BID to develop Light-Shacks, a set of interactive lighting experiences that will be housed for both the 2013 Arts by the Sea Festival as well as in the Lower Gardens for 6 weeks over the 2013-2014 festive period.
Michael Grubb Studio has handpicked a prodigiously talented and enthusiastic team that brings all of their different backgrounds to the foreground. Future talents, wise heads and new working partnerships form this exciting band of merry men and women. It’s time to conquer the lighting world! Let’s introduce the team … Top row (left to right): […]
Michael Grubb Studio has been appointed to provide lighting designs to the external spaces of a prestigious residential property in Knightsbridge, London. Working with landscape designers Wilson McWilliam Studio and Johanna Molineus
What’s that sound? The sweet jangling of freshly minted keys. That’s right, the lease has been signed so Michael Grubb Studio has a new home. The excitement has been building here over the last couple of months: new projects, new clients, new website and new staff. The new studio will officially open at the end […]
We are here, we are present and we are live. Today is a landmark day for the studio as the new website is unveiled and everything is now available for all to see. As we build the Michael Grubb Studio community, we hope you find the website informative, something to come back to and to […]
Michael presented to the South West region of the Institute of Lighting Professionals (ILP). Michael’s presentation focused on the Olympic Parklands from the Games, through to ‘Transformation’ and then ‘Legacy’. Not an official ‘Learning Legacy’ event although the presentation was based on lessons learnt and how collaboration and joined up thinking allowed the various lighting […]
Lighting magazine featured an article about Michael, the new practice and life after winning the coveted 2012 Lighting Designer Of The Year award. Click here to read more
Michael gives a lecture to first, second and third year students studying Architecture at the Arts University of Bournemouth (AUB). The lecture was titled: ‘An introduction to light and design’. The lecture was followed by an afternoon tutorial with third year students working on their final major project. Good luck to everyone at AUB.
Working with Wilson McWilliam Studio to develop a unique and inspiring scheme for Cloudy Bay.
Delighted to be approached and also appointed by the project team to work on the new Guiness Storehouse, Taste Experience in conjunction with Bompass & Parr.
Press coverage for the new studio as featured in: Lighting FX Design Week Mondo Arc Click here to read the article in Mondo Arc
Branding exercise complete! Special thanks to Dott & Pegg for all their hard work, patience and creative thinking. It was well worth it. Next up, the website.