THE ILLUMINATING ENGINEERING SOCIETY OF NEW YORK'S (IESNY) 8TH ANNUAL NYC STUDENT LIGHTING COMPETITION invited students of interior design, engineering, architecture, lighting, and art to participate in and explore how light can be used to activate an emotion or rekindle a memory, hence the title...
Lighting for Tomorrow Deadline Extended
The intent-to-submit deadline for the 2008 Lighting for Tomorrow competition has been extended to March 14, 2008. Final entries are due April 30, 2008. Visit
Corcoran Student Wins Lighting Competition
A competition organized by Corcoran College of Art and Design instructor Andrea Hartranft, senior associate with C.M. Kling & Associates in Alexandria, Va., for her fall 2007 lighting design class has yielded dividends for the student whose design was selected as the winner—Amanpreet Birgisson.
RBT Student Light Fixture Competition
It seems fitting that a design competition open to college students should focus on a dorm room. That was the challenge of the 2007 Robert Bruce Thompson Student Light Fixture Competition—to create an attractive, durable dorm room light fixture to address students' general living and study needs.
Lighting Competitions, Scholarships, and Grants
Although lighting is a specialized field, there is a generous offering of student lighting design competitions, as well as awards, scholarships, and grants for students and educators alike that facilitate a variety of educational opportunities.
Philly Student Wins Luraline Design Competition
The winner of Luraline's sixth-annual "It's Your Light" student design competition is Philadelphia University architecture student Bryan Giroux for his entry, a sculpture of light called "Flux". The wall-mounted LED fixture delivers controllable indirect light dispersion and a small amount of...
Contracting Out of Control?
Many HUD users and current and former staff think that contracting is being done for the wrong reasons, is overused, and is rarely cost-effective.
Building a ‘Baby Halliburton’
When Cleveland lawyer Frank Chapman decided to go after a big HUD contract, his firm had little or no experience in the job the agency needed done: managing and marketing Federal Housing Administration-insured single-family properties.
Lightouch Design Competition Calls For International Participation
The DesignSingapore Council and FLOS are inviting designers from around the world to submit innovative lighting solutions for the Lightouch Design Competition 2007. Judges are looking for functional, adaptable, modular, and scalable lighting systems that "transform technological physicality into...
Has the lighting industry reached a state of 'commoditization'?
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