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  • Lightfair 2014 Innovation Awards

    This year’s winning products display advances in the form and function of solid-state lighting.

  • 31st Annual IALD International Lighting Design Awards Recognizes 16 Projects

    The IALD Lighting Design Awards were presented June 4, 2014, during Lightfair in Las Vegas, at an evening program and reception held at the Renaissance Las Vegas Hotel. The Radiance Award went to London-based lighting design firm Speirs + Major for the project “In Lumine Tuo,” in Utrecht, the...

  • Ron Naus, 1967–2014

    The lighting industry has lost Ron Naus, President of B-K Lighting and Teka Illumination. An active member of the lighting community, he died suddenly on May 31.

  • Inside the Development of Peerless’s Open Luminaire

    Named the most innovative product of the year at the 2014 Lightfair Innovation Awards, this fixture offers continuous, seam-free linear illumination.

  • AL Editors' Product Picks from Lightfair 2014

    Powerful lamps, dynamic decorative luminaires, and new integrated technology round out the Architectural Lighting editorial team’s product picks from the annual trade show.

  • Revised Deadlines for the 2014 AL Light & Architecture Design Awards

    The entry deadlines for the 2014 AL Light & Architecture Design Awards have been revised and are as follows: May 19 – regular entry; May 30 - late entry. The registration site and entry form are available at

  • Lightfair 2014

    The tempo and atmosphere of this year’s Lightfair is captured in the accompanying video, filmed and produced by Architectural Lighting.

  • Cooper Lighting's 37th Annual Source Awards Recognizes Ten Projects

    The 37th Annual Source Awards were announced on June 2, 2014, during Lightfair, which took place in Las Vegas. The program recognizes both professional and student work; this year there were five professional category awards given and five student awards.

  • AL Talks with Industry Executives: Acuity Brands

    During Lightfair, Architectural Lighting Editor-in-Chief Elizabeth Donoff spoke with Steve Lydecker, Senior Vice President, Applied Integrated Solutions, Acuity Brands Lighting, about his take on the current state of the lighting industry.

  • GE Lighting Announces Three Finalists for 31st Annual GE Edison Award

    A performing arts space, an investment bank headquarters, and an event/conference hall addition are the three projects shortlisted as Edison Award finalists this year. The winner will be announced during the GE Edison Award ceremony on Mon. June 2 in Las Vegas held during Lightfair.

  • The ASID Signs Friendship Agreements with the IES and IALD

    Highlighting the common issues that the organizations face, the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) formalizes its collaboration with the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) and the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD).

  • Entries Accepted through May 30 for the 2014 AL Light & Architecture Design Awards

    Although the regular entry deadline has now passed, projects can still be submitted for the 2014 AL Light & Architecture Design Awards through May 30. Please note a late fee will apply to each project entered. The registration site and entry form are available at

  • dpa Lighting Consultants Add New Team Members

    U.K. lighting design firm dpa Lighting Consultants welcomes four new team members to its U.K. and Dubai offices.

  • Lightfair 2014 Product Preview: Trybeca, Reggiani

    Trybeca will make its North American debut at Lightfair.

  • Lightfair 2014 Preview: Education Offerings

    Lightfair will once again offer a robust lineup of education offerings during its 2014 conference and tradeshow. Education offerings are divided into four categories: Lightfair Institute Courses, Lightfair Institute Workshops, seminars, and forums. New for 2014 will be the addition of two lighting...

  • Light+Building 2014: Design Plus Awards

    The ‘Design Plus powered by Light+Building’ competition, organized by Messe Frankfurt in cooperation with the German Design Council (Rat für Formgebung), showcases lighting products by both mainstream manufacturers as well as students.

  • 31st Annual GE Edison Awards Program Recognizes 17 Projects

    The 31st Annual GE Edison Awards were presented June 2, 2014, during Lightfair in Las Vegas at an evening award program and reception held at the Venetian Hotel. Seventeen projects were recognized and the highest honor--the GE Edison Award--was presented to Chicago-based lighting firm Schuler Shook...

  • Lightfair 2014 Product Preview: LED AR111, Soraa

    Following its successful showings at Euroshop and Light+Building, North American audiences will get a first look at this new lamp during Lightfair.

  • Xicato Expands its U.S. Operations

    LED module developer Xicato has expanded its U.S. operations in San Jose, Calif., by relocating to a new headquarters and expanding the facility to incorporate manufacturing capabilities.

  • Architectural Lighting 2014 Annual Call for Products

    Deadline: March 3, 2014 Architectural Lighting invites you to forward new product releases for editorial consideration in our Annual Product Issue, which is distributed at Lightfair. Luminaires, light sources, and lighting products that have been released after May 2013, qualify. This annual...


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