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Amsterdam Light Festival #7

January 15, 2019 |

The festival website suggests that artworks ‘can be admired by boat, by bike or on foot.’ Many of the exhibits are on Herengracht so we took a boat – it was a perfect choice. Viewing light art from the water … Read More

Christmas at Kew

December 20, 2018 |

As someone working on the Signify account at Point 6, I’m part of a team creating communications about intelligent lighting projects on a daily basis. Lights are no longer just for illuminating spaces; when connected and embedded with sensors … Read More

On the 12th day of Christmas, my true love sent to me… something I really didn’t want

December 18, 2018 |

Yes, it is the thought that counts, so how much thought was there to be counted?

Here are 12 of the worst gifts we have received (we’re off to rehearse our “Thank you so much, really, you shouldn’t have” … Read More

Point 6 Christmas survival guide

December 13, 2018 |

It’s the time of year that brings that sense of excitement, festive spirit and, of course, not to forget, that pit of dread building in your stomach at the thought of dodgy dancing and tons of organised fun…

The office … Read More

Future of design or designing the future? Point 6 return to the V&A

August 21, 2018 |

The exhibition examines our lives in every sense, from the personal connections we have to each other, to larger societal changes, or even looking beyond life at our own mortality – big questions, with big answers!

Science fiction … Read More

The best kits at the 2018 FIFA World Cup

June 14, 2018 |

The World Cup showcases some of the world’s finest footballing talent, but there’s design talent on display too – a whole lot of work goes into creating each team’s strip.

Kit designers need to consider national identity past and … Read More

A day trip into the future of smart technology

May 21, 2018 |

It showed us that many ideas that are now shaping our future have been long-term human ambitions, often only hindered from realisation by the fact that technology wasn’t quite ready yet. But when science and design finally catch up … Read More

Multi-sensory luxury powered by art (installations)

May 16, 2018 |

P6 is looking closer than ever into the design trends of the future. Recently some of the team went on a ‘luxury hunt’ after work – and we raised our phones to capture some memorable images of what the … Read More

Smiling is contagious – especially when it’s National Smile Month

May 14, 2018 |

Finally, It seems like the UK can put the knitwear away, dust off its flip flops, and say hello to that big yellow smiley thing in the sky. Which is just as well, because this month is officially National … Read More

Light + Building 2018 – smart connected lighting takes off

March 22, 2018 |

The meaning of light

Philips Lighting made a major statement at this year’s L+B – by rebranding as Signify and launching its Interact smart connected lighting IoT platform and software applications offerings of Interact City, Landmark, Office, Retail, Industry, … Read More