The Power of Multiplication
Chicago— In the world of neighborhood development, local officials have come up with dozens of ploys to make each dollar in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds they receive worth more than a dollar.
2006 IALD Elections
The IALD Nominations and Elections Committee has announced the line-up for its 2006 elections. For both director at large and the membership committee posts, two positions are available. The nominees for director at large are: David Bird, Vision Design Studio, Melbourne, Australia; Kenneth Douglas...
Studley Office, Chicago
the interplay of light and primary colors, with simple geometric architectural forms, defines the 15,000-square-foot office of Julien J. Studley, a commercial real estate firm in Chicago.
New Metal Crafts Celebrates 75 Years
, maker and restorer of chandeliers, celebrated 75 years in business with an open house at its newly remodeled showrooms in Chicago and held a silent auction of a nineteenth-century French brass and crystal chandelier to benefit the Design Industries Foundation Fighting Aids. Founded by Armin...
Good Design Awards Results Are In
Results are in for the Good Design Awards from the Chicago Athenaeum, the Museum of Architecture and Design. Established in 1950 by Museum of Modern Art curator Edgar J. Kaufmann Jr., the program honors designers and manufacturers for 'new and innovative product concepts and originality, and for...
Leviton Acquires Fiber Connect
New York-based electrical and electronic wiring devices manufacturer
IALD Award Submission Deadline
The submission deadline for the 24th Annual
Luminaires from Chicago-based
Once you met Abe Feder, you could never forget him. His brash and burly exterior manner was juxtaposed with an 'interior' marked by the keenest of minds and the gentlest of spirits. Geniuses should be unforgettable. And Abe Feder, FIES, FIALD, was a genius of light.
Faith E. Baum, principal at New Jersey-based architectural lighting design firm