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...
Preparing Design Award Submissions
Design award programs and competitions have longed played an integral role in the architecture and lighting design professions. Recognition of one's work, whether by professional organizations and/or peers, is an important measure for both individual professional development and collective growth...
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...
Luraline, 'It's Your Light' Competition
South Florida lighting manufacturer Luraline has announced a call for entries for its fifth annual 'It's
global house 2005
Arquitectum has announced its first international competition, 'The Global House-2005,' an ideas forum for the exploration of what 'house' means in today's 'Global Village.' Open to design professionals under the age of 28. For details visit: www.arquitectum.com. Registration deadline is September...
Luraline's 'It's Your Light' Winner
Lighting manufacturer Luraline Products has announce the winner of its fourth annual "It's Your Light" student design competition--Interior design major Hollis Machala from Mount Ida College in Newton, Massachusetts. Machala's luminaire design named "120 Mystery," is a pendant fixture that provides...
City Lights Design Competition
The city of New York designs a new street light, incorporating energy efficiency and a bright, even light.
Lillis Business Complex at the University of Oregon
Some projects announce themselves with great fanfare, and others quietly take their place letting the architecture do the talking. Such is the case with the Lillis Business Complex at the University of Oregon in Eugene. What started off as a renovation and addition project for an existing business...