Solid Light Creating Expanded Heaven Hill Distillery Visitors Center
Solid Light Inc. will create an expanded Heaven Hill Distillery Visitors Center with an immersive, state-of-the-art experience telling the stories of the Heaven Hill company.
Kentucky Derby Museum Expansion Complete
Kentucky Derby Museum has completed a $6.5 million expansion that adds an additional 11,000 square feet of exhibition space.
Sagamore Spirit Distillery Wins Baltimore AIA Award
Solid Light project Sagamore Spirit Distillery received the AIA Baltimore Good Design = Good Business Award.
GLI awards Solid Light Small Business of the Year
Solid Light was recognized as 2018 Small Business of the Year by Greater Louisville Inc. - The Metro Chamber of Commerce during the 18th annual Inc.credible Awards at the Kentucky Center for the Arts.
Enhancing Experience Design with Media
“I look at visitor reactions to determine the success of one of my media pieces. While they watch, are they fully immersed in that environment and feeling the emotion of the piece?” Meet Bryan Miller, Media Exhibit Producer
Exploring Buildable Design via 3-D Modeling
“The first time that I hit ‘render’ and saw something that I had created not only exist in a 3-D environment but actually look like something that already exists in a photo-real sense, it was a remarkable moment. Meet Fabrication Designer, Raegan Maddox.
Mapping Visitor Emotions to Make a Lasting Connection
A key component to our design is a process called emotional mapping, which lays out the ebb and flow of the story, striking the balance of making the story come alive by helping visitors process the information.
How Architectural Design Informs Experience Design
“Architects see things from a code perspective, a life safety perspective, and we think about all the pieces like engineering—structural, mechanical, electrical and plumbing that can affect design.” Meet Architect, Christopher Quirk.
Why Visualizations are Key to the Design Process
“Visualization opens the door to really diving into something and making sure we get it right. That way when we install and hand over the keys to the experience, everybody’s excited and there are no surprises.” Meet Designer, Sarah Bordeaux.