The New York Times Building

New York Time building night entrance

Acclaimed as the most significant addition to the Manhattan skyline in decades, The New York Times Building is located in the heart of the Times Square District — named after the newspaper’s 1904 headquarters in the neighborhood. The iconic area has become identified with colorful signage, displays, and illuminated advertisements.


New York City Streetlight

Streetlight New York City OVI architectural lighting design

In 2004, New York City’s Department of Design and Construction, together with the Department of Transportation, launched an international design competition to create a new standard streetlight for the City of New York. OVI was the lighting designer for the winning team of the “Citylights Competition”, which drew over 200 entries from 23 countries, with multi-disciplinary teams including architects, engineers, urban planners, lighting designers, industrial designers, and manufacturers.