Illuminights: A Sensory Study of Illuminated Urban Environments in Copenhagen

@inproceedings{Ebbensgaard2015IlluminightsAS,
  title={Illuminights: A Sensory Study of Illuminated Urban Environments in Copenhagen},
  author={Casper Laing Ebbensgaard},
  year={2015}
}
As part of the urban nightscape, illumination of urban environments across Europe has gained significance recently. Altering the aesthetic appearance of material surfaces, urban illuminations transform our sensory everynight experiences of space; experiences that, within geography, have not been dealt with in depth. This article undertakes an ethnographic study of the sensory everynight experiences of the changed aesthetics of illuminated spaces in Copenhagen, outlining three arguments. First… CONTINUE READING