Into the Light
Interview by Anton Adianto | Photo by Lumina Group Doc.
While architecture, interior design and product design are all pretty mainstream professions, the same can not be said about those who regard themselves as lighting designers. Abdi Ahsan Biran, one of the most acclaimed lighting maestros who also happens to interest in architecture since he was kid, has obtained various awards in this field – including one from the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD). Although at first dubious about his choice of career, he clearly has found his calling. It is also his wish to place lighting under the spotlight in Indonesia in order for it to evolve into a mainstream design profession.
This article was published in the Indonesia Design magazine (11thAnniversary Edition) in 2014.