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  • Practice of Lighting Design Threatened by Texas House Bill 2649

    An urgent news release issued by the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) sent late Tuesday evening alerts its members that the Texas Legislature is scheduled to vote today on Texas House Bill 2649. The proposed legislation relates to the regulation and practice of engineering and...

  • Letters

    Protecting trees on site; radiant-heat claims revisited; unnecessary design regulations; pedal power; more

  • Defining Lighting Design

    In honor of the fifth annual A|L Light and Architecture Design Awards, 10 industry professionals gathered on Oct. 23, 2008, at Parsons the New School for Design for a roundtable discussion.

  • Professional Sustainability

    What can be done to address the shortage of lighting design professionals in the workplace? How will the lighting design profession innovate and sustain itself for the future? Replies and proposed exchange question topics can be submitted to

  • James Clar

    Media artist James Clar continually challenges himself to create new visual systems, products, and environments that marry technology with art. Clar received his master's degree from New York University's Interactive Telecommunications Program in 2004, and then opened his own firm in New York...

  • Vicente García Jiménez

    Spanish-born designer Vicente García Jiménez has studied textures, colors, light, and shadow throughout his life. 

  • IALD Seeks Conference Presenters

    The International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) has issued a call for speakers to present workshops and seminars at Enlighten Americas 2008, its annual meeting and conference. Enlighten Americas 2008 will be held Oct. 2–4, 2008 at Moon Palace Resort in Cancun, Mexico. This year's...

  • How Do You Educate For Lighting?

    There are many ways in which an individual can arrive at the practice of lighting design. For some it is borne out of architectural study and training. For others it is an engineering path, and yet still there are those individuals who discover lighting through artistic pursuits. The question then...

  • ASID Elects 2008 Board

    The American Society of Interior Designers has elected six new members to its board of directors. The 11-member board serves a two-year term. New board members and their appointments are: Rita Carson Guest, president; Bruce Brigham, president-elect; Bruce Goff, director at large; Lisa Henry...

  • A More Productive Product Discussion