Name, first nameOuti SilvolaYear of birth1988UniversityHEADField of Interest / research fieldTextile / Fashion DesignTitle of projectLiving in the DarknessAbstractDarkness. It’s overpowering grip on northern countries in the winter months can result in the lack of energy and consequently lead to little motivation to do anything other then sit at home. Bright light therapy has been used as a method of treatment for seasonal affective disorder, which is primarily caused due to the imbalance of a human’s inner clock as a result of the short duration of natural daylight. Incorporating bright light therapy into portable garments or accessories could be a pracTutorsElizabeth Fischer