Nighttime Design for the 24-Hour City

“Nighttime is an existing condition, and that condition engenders different behaviors, different situations, different perceptions at night”

Leni Schwendinger, founder of NightSeeing™ and formerly global urban lighting leader from Arup discusses the role of lighting design to create a 24-hour city. Leni’s signature NightSeeing™ program is an eye-opening concept to understand the way lighting impacts our after-hours urban experience. Leni brought her first NightSeeing walk to Prague around the In/visible City conference.

reSITE is an international nonprofit platform based in Prague. We work at the intersection of architecture, urbanism, politics, culture, and economics. We act as a catalyst for social action and innovative leadership.

We encourage an exchange of ideas about making cities more livable, competitive and resilient. We protect and promote public space, architecture, and sustainable development in cities.

Why? To stimulate action for sustainable urban design and therefore better cities. We stand for public space.

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