Outdoor Illumination in the News

Highlights from some of our past projects

In this section, we highlight projects from the recent - and sometimes not so recent - past that we're particularly proud of. Some of them were submitted for awards. Some have won awards. Some were published in local and national shelter and trade magazines. Some are just great projects we want to brag about. Click on any of the links below for more details.

Outdoor Illumination at Tudor Place in Georgetown, March 2017.

Chevy Chase MD pool house project, designed by GTM Architects with outdoor lighting designed and installed by Outdoor Illumination, featured in the Washington Post in May 2016.

Brandywine Garden Award Submission: 2016 Potomac ASLA Honor Award (Campion Hruby Landscape Architects), Forest Hills - Washington DC

Outdoor Illumination makes a big purple statement for a North Carolina Audi dealer and devoted Prince fan

Outdoor Illumination president Mark Oxley featured in November/December 2015 American Gardener magazine

Bridging Modern and Natural in Forest Hills

Outdoor Illumination lighting installation featured on first page of Spring 2015 newsletter from Landscape Projects, Inc.

Creek Hill Farm Award Submission (Graham Landscape Architecture), Middleburg VA

Updating and Preserving in Chevy Chase MD

Illuminating at a New Home in McLean

Woodvalley Residence Receives 2012 Honor Award from ASLA Maryland + Potomac

McLean Residence Award Submission (Graham Landscape Architecture), McLean VA

Outdoor Illumination Lights Up the Night at the Sofitel in Washington D.C.

Making Artwork Shine for Bethesda Urban Partnership

Congressional Country Club, Home of the 2011 US Open

Lincoln Cottage

Chevy Chase Residence

Garden Lighting at Dumbarton Oaks

Beautiful Bethesda Residence

The Watergate

Outdoor Illumination "Moves Inside" with Embassy Suites

Hampton House Transformed

McCormick and Schmick Street Lighting

Select Publications

Two Outdoor Illumination Projects featured in the May/June 2011 Home & Design

Outdoor Illumination project in Bethesda, MD featured in May/June 2010 Home & Design Magazine (PDF)

Landscape Architecture Magazine Features Property in Orlean, VA served by Outdoor Illumination

Groundwork Magazine features Lincoln Cottage

The Owl's Nest Reborn, Washington Spaces, Summer 2009.

Landscape Lighting, Rae Hamilton
Electrical Contractor Magazine, January 2009

Energy & Landscape Lighting, Barbara Kulp, Senior Design Consultant, Landscape Projects Inc., October 2008.

Getting the Light Right: Tips to make the most of your home and garden at night, Washingtonian, May 2008

Let There Be Light, Mark Oxley, President, Outdoor Illumination Inc.
Luxury Pools, Spring 2007.

Artistry and Ambiance, Washington Spaces, Fall/Early Winter 2006.

Light in Winter, Mark Oxley, President, Outdoor Illumination Inc.
Seasons Newsletter (Landscape Projects Inc.), November 2005.

"HIDing" Light in the Landscape, Mark Oxley, President, Outdoor Illumination Inc. Groundwork Magazine, March 2005

Light on Water: Adding Sparkle to the Splash, Aqua Magazine, November 2004.

Fresh Air Style: Elements of Water and Warmth Establish an Outdoor Paradise, Washington Spaces, November 2004

The Lighting Landscape: Is It Evolving? Giles Creemer, Senior Lighting Designer, Outdoor Illumination Inc., Groundwork Magazine, September 2003

Lighting Outdoor "Rooms", Mark Oxley, President, Outdoor Illumination Inc.,
Groundwork Magazine, September 2002

A Little Light: When It Comes To Outdoor Lighting, Don't Think Big, Washingtonian, May 2002

Design and custom installation of outdoor lighting