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LIT Lighting Design Awards 2021 Will Open Soon

LIT Lighting Design Awards 2021 Will Open Soon

The LIT Design Awards™ was created to recognize the efforts of talented international lighting product designers and lighting implementers. We believe that lighting is both an art and a science, and it is one of the most important elements of design. LIT was...

Entries Open for 2021 WAN Awards

Entries Open for 2021 WAN Awards

This year’s global WAN Awards will acknowledge and celebrate excellent architecture. Now in its 13th year, the awards will recognise the outstanding works of innovative, visionary and imaginative architects worldwide.

Lighting Design Students: How To Be Brilliant

Lighting Design Students: How To Be Brilliant

In collaboration with Bega the ILP launches “How To Be Brilliant” once more.  For lighting students, interns, apprentices and new entrants to the lighting industry looking to engage with inspiring experts who will talk about lighting in a way formal education doesn’t...

Architectural Billings Continue to Contract in 2021

Architectural Billings Continue to Contract in 2021

WASHINGTON – Feb. 24, 2021 – A slight improvement in business conditions has led to fewer architecture firms reporting declining billings, according to a new report today from The American Institute of Architects (AIA). AIA’s Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score...

Comparing the Effects of 9/11 and the Pandemic on the IES

Comparing the Effects of 9/11 and the Pandemic on the IES

The world of work is ever evolving. Normally, these changes happen so gradually that we don’t realize how dramatically our businesses and organizations have transformed. It is not until we deliberately look back that we recognize the shifts in our organizational...

Lighting London’s Quadrant Arcade

Lighting London’s Quadrant Arcade

The design brought theatrical lighting into urban context. With the employment of state-of-the-art lighting control system, the balance between traditional static architectural lighting and dynamic theatrical lighting has just enhanced the visual silence of Quadrant...

The Future of Work Might Look Like This

The Future of Work Might Look Like This

An interesting article featured on Surface Magazine, written by Gabrielle Golenda, talks about the future of the workplace post-pandemic from a design standpoint. Five architectural firms gave their opinions on what the future will look like. These five firms are:...

10 Questions With…Curtis and Jonathan Moody

10 Questions With…Curtis and Jonathan Moody

Moody Nolan has much to celebrate. Black History Month is one. Receiving the 2021 AIA Architecture Firm Award is another. Still another is its diversity. The Black-owned and led firm with headquarters in Columbus, Ohio, and 10 more offices nationwide counts 42 percent...

Last Chance to Submit to the 2021 IES Illumination Awards

Last Chance to Submit to the 2021 IES Illumination Awards

We invite you to submit your lighting design projects to the Illumination Awards via the Illumination Awards webpage. Entries will be accepted today, February 19, 2021 until 11:59PM EST. Award finalists will be announced at the 2021 Illumination Awards Gala during the...

Virtual Showlight 2021 Call for Speakers

Virtual Showlight 2021 Call for Speakers

Showlight has always centered on its fascinating program of papers, delivered by lighting practitioners from around the world. Determined to uphold the spirit of Showlight despite the global restrictions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Showlight will treat its...

The LIT Design Awards

The LIT Design Awards

Last month, the Farmani Group announced their recipients of the 2020 LIT Awards™. Headquartered in Los Angeles with 2 global offices in Budapest and Bangkok, the Farmani Group was founded in 1985 with the goal of discovering and promoting the world’s best photography,...

Submit Projects Now for the 2021 NLB Tesla Awards™

Submit Projects Now for the 2021 NLB Tesla Awards™

The submission deadline for the 2021 NLB Tesla Awards is May 3, 2021. BRENTWOOD, TN, February 16, 2021—The NLB Tesla Awards™ program recognizes excellence in new construction or retrofit lighting projects that demonstrate creativity and enhance the value of lighting...

AIA Grants Honorary Membership to Three Individuals

AIA Grants Honorary Membership to Three Individuals

WASHINGTON – Feb. 15, 2021 - The American Institute of Architects (AIA) is granting Honorary AIA Membership to three people for their exemplary service to the architecture profession. Honorary AIA Membership is conferred upon individuals who have made notable...