Allan Wexler has been awarded the Henry J. Leir Prize for his work, Gardening Sukkah. The Henry J. Leir Prize recognizes work that embodies the finest of contemporary art and design, and best expresses the dynamic, ever-evolving practice of religion today.
DESIGN INDUSTRIES FOUNDATION FIGHTING AIDS (DIFFA ): Ongoing Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (DIFFA) is one of the country’s largest supporters of direct care for people living with, and preventive education for those at risk of, HIV/AIDS. Every spring DIFFA hosts DINING BY DESIGN, a gala event where supporters dine in spaces that have been […]
Authors Katie Swensons and SCE Dean Wiilliam Morrish host a roundtable discussion.
In collaboration with The Guggenheim Museum and The Architectural League
In August 2009, Matthew Tanteri was the IALD’s USA delegate to “Latin American Lighting Forum II,” a global lighting conference held in Sao Paulo, Brazil. At the request of the Association of Brazilian Architectural Lighting Designers, Tanteri spoke on “How to Achieve Good Lighting Design While Being ‘Green’” and “How Energy Efficiency Standards Influence Lighting […]
Antonia Peon-Veiga Petric, second year MFA Lighting Design Student from Santiago, Chile, is a finalist in the Targetti Light Awards Competition, a semi-annual competition sponsored by the Targetti Foundation where a work of art surrounding the specific topic of light is commissioned. This year’s topic is to use electric light as a tribute to Futurism. […]