FEATURES

Ann Schiffers Resigns as CEO of Flos

Ann Schiffers Resigns as CEO of Flos

Ann Schiffers has resigned as CEO of Flos.  We began to hear rumors of this last week and yesterday on LinkedIn, she confirmed that she has decided to resign.  I had the privilege of interviewing her as part of our C-Suite Beat at LightFair last year and found her to...

DLF Event: Moynihan Train Hall Walking Tour

DLF Event: Moynihan Train Hall Walking Tour

When it opened in 1914, this grand landmark, designed by McKim, Mead & White, was NYC’s primary USPS facility. Its conversion to the Moynihan Train Hall, a generation in the making, is an instant new landmark. This major transportation hub, designed by Skidmore,...

Pioneers of Light: A History of Women in Lighting Design

Pioneers of Light: A History of Women in Lighting Design

In this program, veteran lighting designers Anne Militello and Beverly Emmons discuss the history the pioneers who blazed new trails to create the field of lighting design. Learn more about the influential designers you have heard about, and discover some you may not...

Equity in Lighting —Take the Survey

Equity in Lighting —Take the Survey

Lauren Dunn, Senior Marketing Coordinator at HLB Lighting Design is currently conducting research on her final master’s degree project.  The topic lies within equity and lighting. The purpose of this study is to create innovative design strategies for lighting...

Silhouette Awards Initiates Call for Mentors

Silhouette Awards Initiates Call for Mentors

1. Applications are open from Monday 4th April until Monday16th May 2022. 2. To apply to be Silhouette Awards Mentor, you must be an experienced and senior member of the Lighting Industry with more than 10 years of experience. 3. The Silhouette Awards team will review...

Celebrate the Life of Lana L. Lenar

Celebrate the Life of Lana L. Lenar

As many in lighting community know, Lana Lenar attended an industry holiday party in New York on 9 DEC. On her way home, she fell and hit her head while in the subway.  A massive infection occurred and she passed away a few days later.  Her husband, Mark Baltazar, is...

Bob Berkebile, FAIA Awarded 2022 Edward C. Kemper Award

Bob Berkebile, FAIA Awarded 2022 Edward C. Kemper Award

After witnessing Whitney M. Young Jr.’s groundbreaking Thundering Silence keynote address at the 1968 AIA convention, Bob Berkebile, FAIA, then an intern architect, penned an article that challenged his colleagues and community to form a more inclusive and equitable...

Tasteful Refresh Breathes Life Into IDS Center Courtyard

Tasteful Refresh Breathes Life Into IDS Center Courtyard

At first glance, the recently remade IDS Crystal Court doesn't appear all that different. The key components — trees, seating, water — are still there. But take a closer look. "It was like pulling the old vinyl tile up on the house you just bought and finding...

The Midwest’s Newest Lighting & Design Experience is Here

The Midwest’s Newest Lighting & Design Experience is Here

REGISTER HERE LEDs Magazine  and Endeavor Business Media proudly introduce the inaugural LightSPEC Midwest, a conference and exhibition showcasing design and innovation in lighting for the built environment. Carefully curated by top industry experts, LightSPEC Midwest...

WILD Rebrands

WILD Rebrands

WILD is excited to announce their new branding initiative! This new design celebrates their growth and the community structure that WILD has always been formed by – embracing their acronym and tag line “we are WILD”. The rebrand signifies a united front across the...

The NLB Extends Tesla Awards Submission to April 15th

The NLB Extends Tesla Awards Submission to April 15th

Click here to submit Staying true to its mission, the NLB created the Tesla Awards to honor lighting projects that provide Lighting Excellence, or lighting that promotes human performance, health and wellness, safety and security, commerce and the reduction in light...