MEGAMAN launches International Project Division
(UK) - New division, headed by Ciaran Kiely, to be officially launched at lightjunction in London on September 18th.
29 August 2014 16.30 BST
Auroralia Award 2014 open for entries
(Belgium) - A global platform for towns and cities to share initiatives in sustainable urban lighting organised by Schréder and LUCI.
28 August 2014 12.00 BST
Cree invests in Lextar
(USA / Taiwan) - Companies enter into long-term LED chip supply agreement as part of strategic partnership.
27 August 2014 16.00 BST
DFx Technology receives £1.2m investment to fund growth
(UK) - LED technology company receives £1.2 million private investment from venture capital firm.
26 August 2014 10.00 BST
Asco Lights open new showroom
(UK) - Unique space shows off lighting retailers' brands and is available for venue hire.
22 August 2014 16.00 BST
September 29th deadline for Call for Ideas from Lighting-Related Organizations
(Worldwide) - Lighting professionals invited to participate in strategy to promote, present and celebrate lighting design as part of the United Nations International Year of Light 2015.
20 August 2014 09.00 BST
Memorial lecture in Glasgow to celebrate Jonathan Speirs
(UK) - Inaugural Jonathan Speirs Memorial Lecture, organised by Society of Light & Lighting (SLL), to be given by long term creative partner, Mark Major, fellow founder of Speirs + Major.
18 August 2014 09.15 BST
IALD Education Trust appoints Steven Rosen as President
(USA) - New appointment follows sudden death of Ron Naus. IALD donate $100,000 to Education Trust to establish Ron Naus Memorial Endowment.
14 August 2014 15.30 BST
Osram to acquire Clay Paky
(Italy) - Acquisition of Italian company will strengthen Osram's position in entertainment lighting industry.
11 August 2014 11.30 BST
Tyson Lighting completes Management Buy Out
(UK) - Lighting company under control of MD, Andrew Gibson following successful purchase of remaining shares from previous owners.
8 August 2014 11.00 BST
Chelsea Football Club first in UK to adopt LED floodlights
(UK) - Stamford Bridge becomes first top-flight football club stadium to complete upgrade to LED pitch lighting.
7 August 2014 12.00 BST
Science Museum, Exhibition Rd, London, UK
Lighting design practice Studio ZNA was drafted in on two new installations for London’s popular Science Museum: one permanent, one peripatetic, both recreations of high speed circuits, given a theatrical scheme.
Issue 80 August / September 2014 : Retail: Museum
Making its debut at Light+Building and then demonstrated at May Design Series, Xicato’s XIM intelligent module has pretty much been in everyone’s top three most anticipated product launches of the year. David Morgan took a look at it before its release in October.
Issue 80 August / September 2014
Transformer is a modular designed LED floodlight. Its feature of free combination offers more options in appearance and power.
Charles G. Stone II
Charles G. Stone II, President of New York City lighting design practice Fisher Marantz Stone, discusses his principles, predictions and how he makes dreams come true for clients.
Issue 80 August / September 2014
Paul James / Pete Brewis - Editorial Comment
An introduction to the latest issue from the editor Paul James and deputy editor Pete Brewis ...
August / September 2014
The latest opportunities in the global architectural lighting design industry: more...