USC School of Architecture Students Sweep Competition for Lighting Internship
LDA congratulates Verónica Garretón Galen's students for winning the graduate category of the Saul M. Goldin Internship Competition.
The University of Southern California (USC) School of Architecture is pleased to announce that Master of Architecture student Anyin Ye is the 2012 winner of the Saul M. Goldin Memorial Lighting Competition. Other finalists include: Mika Yagi, Celeste Rodriguez and Sandra Yue Liu. This year all four of the finalists were students at the School of Architecture enrolled in Advanced Environment Systems or Architectural Lighting Design.
To read more: USC Press Release
Jin Jiang River Corridor Master Plan - Best Planning Project: Merit Award
Jin Jiang River Corridor Master Plan won a merit award from Architectural Record for Best Planning Project in the “Good Design is good Business” China Awards.
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.