LDA WISHES YOU A HAPPY MID-AUTUMN FESTIVAL
LDA WISHES YOU A HAPPY MID-AUTUMN FESTIVAL!
Chip presents at IBPSA-LA: PechaKucha 20x20 Event
We are excited to share the announcement of the newly formed Los Angeles Chapter of the International Building Performance Simulation Association (IBPSA).
Chip Israel presented at the kick-off for 20x20 Pecha Kucha which introduced the community of the chapter’s mission to improve buildings through performance based design.
Vote for CANstruction
LDA Donates Canstruction Orange County
Canstruction®, a charity committed to ending world hunger, is using 'one can' as a catalyst for change. Over 500,00 Orange County residents are food insecure. Orange County Canstruction® occurs every September in conjunction with the Festival of Children at South Coast Plaza. Join us at this year's Orange County Canstruction® event and help put an end to world hunger.
LDA Book - Ignite
Check your local book store, "IGNITE" is now available.
Grand Park Opens July 26!
Downtown LA’s Grand Ave Park is finally reaching completion! The park extends from The Music Center on the East to City Hall on the West. There will be a Civic Dedication on Thursday July 26th and a public opening on Saturday July 28th. Blocks 1 and 2 will open first, with blocks 3 and 4 to follow.
We feel very fortunate that LDA was involved in such a prestigious job. Please go check it out if you’re in the area!
LDA - Fim of the Year - 2012 Lumen West Awards
The 2012 Lumen West Awards honor the top tier lighting design projects for the Los Angeles and Orange County chapters of the Illumination Engineering Society of North America. Lighting Design Alliance was presented with several awards:
IESLA Firm of the Year:
Lighting Design Alliance
Award of Merit:
UCLA Infusion Center
Chase Dallas Tower
IES National Awards of Merit:
Outstanding Service for IESLA:
LDA Book Signing a Success!
LDA would like to thank everyone who attended our IGNITE book signing! It was a smashing success for both LDA and H+I. We loved celebrating with the clients, sales reps, family and friends who came out to support us.... because we can't do it without you!
Galen Teaching at USC
Veronica Garreton Galen is a Senior Designer at Lighting Design Alliance and an Adjunct Professor at University of Southern California (USC) School of Architecture. Her AR599 course introduces lighting design concepts by topical lectures, site visits and a semester-long, hands-on case study. She is pleased to announce that four of her lighting design students were selected as the finalists for the inaugural year of the Saul M. Goldin Memorial Scholarship, with Anyin Ye selected as the ultimate winner. The team at Lighting Design Alliance commits themselves to lighting education through presentations to IES chapters nationwide, DLF, USGBC, and international conferences and has found great reward and talent in the next generation of lighting designers while teaching at local universities and as summer interns.
LDA Releases IGNITE
PLEASE JOIN CHIP ISRAEL AND THE STAFF OF LIGHTING DESIGN ALLIANCE
TO CELEBRATE THE RELEASE OF THEIR MONOGRAPH BOOK IGNITE
Hennessey + Ingalls
Thursday, March 29, 2012
6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Wine + Cheese Tasting
Louis Poulsen Door Prize
IGNITE showcases a variety of LIGHTING DESIGN ALLIANCE'S finest design concepts. LDA’s portfolio covers numerous market sectors, and each particular location tells its own unique story, integrating lighting within architecture, landscape, and interior design. As diverse as these projects seem, each is tailored with the same care and precision for our clients. On the forefront of the lighting design industry, LDA constantly pushes the envelope of innovation and sustainability. LDA crafts aesthetically pleasing, creative lighting solutions which meet our human physical and psychological needs and desires while adhering to the owner’s schedule and budget.
Chip Israel Speaks at IES Road Show
Chip Israel, upcoming 2012-2013 President Elect for the Illuminating Engineering and Lighting Design Alliance’s President, will be traveling across continental United States on behalf of the organization. Mr. Israel will discuss the merits of IES membership (including an overview of the new HANDBOOK published in July 2011) and provide an introduction to the new Strategic IES Plans with a view to the future. He will then deliver a - one hour AIA/USGBC and IES registered presentation entitled: Lighting and Daylighting for Sustainable Commercial Spaces. The presentation will focus on identifying lighting technology and daylighting integration opportunities that support the future of sustainable design (inclusive of the LEED process) as well as fulfilling the energy code requirements notwithstanding the benefits of maximizing the quality execution of lighting in the space. Check your local IES calendars for a presentation near you. Excerpt from "IESNA Tour 2011"