Space: at essence
Interview with Aires Mateus
by Leela Shanker

A moment of silence is often invoked as a mark of respect and pause for reflection. Of its own, without... Read More

Where are we now?
Uno Lai, Principal
Uno Lai Design
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In response to recent events raising questions around the visibility of the architectural lighting design... Read More

Where are we now?
Stefan R Graf FIALD, Principal
Illuminart
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In response to recent events raising questions around the visibility of the architectural lighting design... Read More

Where are we now?
Lee E. Brandt, Principal
Horton Lees Brogden Lighting Design
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In response to recent events raising questions around the visibility of the architectural lighting design... Read More

Where are we now?
Stephen D. Bernstein, Principal
Cline Bettridge Bernstein
Lighting Design (CBBLD)
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In response to recent events raising questions around the visibility of the architectural lighting design... Read More

Where are we now?
Richard Renfro, Principal
Renfro Design Group, Inc.
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In response to recent events raising questions around the visibility of the architectural lighting design... Read More

Where Are We Now?
Suzan Tillotson, President
Tillotson Design Associates,
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In response to recent events raising questions around the visibility of the architectural lighting design... Read More

Opinion: Where Are We Now?
by Monica Llamas + Leela Shanker

In mid July, submissions closed on a competition to change the face, and personality, of one of the... Read More

Light Fair International 2016 (LFI 2016)
San Diego Convention Centre
April 26 – 28, 2016. Report by Leela Shanker

Is this what Light Fair International 2026 will look like? Reflecting on this year’s LFI 2016,... Read More

The Illuminating Engineering Society: New York City Section Announces Winners of the 2016 Student Lighting Competition

Leela Shanker and Samuel Powers attending Parsons The New School of Design were awarded the Grand Prize... Read More

Light Years: 1985 – 2015 – 2045 Report
by Leela Shanker

Marking 30 years of Parsons‘ Masters of Fine Arts in Lighting Design, the first program of its... Read More

Light Years Ahead with Glenn Shrum

Light Years is happening this Thursday 22nd at Parsons, The New School for Design. It is an official... Read More

IALD Enlighten Americas 2015
Report by Leela Shanker

Thank you Baltimore for more than your hospitality and signature crab cakes, the IALD Enlighten Americas... Read More

The Leela Shanker Interview
illumni Editor – North America

illumni is pleased to welcome Leela Shanker to its team as Editor – North America. Leela has an incredibly... Read More

Sparc 2015
Day 3 – Friday 29 May 2015
by Leela Shanker

Taking a turn around the tradeshow floor on the last day, the booth I ended up spending most time in... Read More