Lighting Green Walls: An Interview with David J. Seok, Assoc. IALD

“Nature’s beauty is a gift that cultivates appreciation and gratitude.” – Louie Schwartzberg, Director Green walls are a popular component of building design across many market sectors. Also known as a living wall, these vertical gardens tout a variety of benefits, including energy conservation, sound dampening, and air quality improvements. They also bring natural beauty…

Rail Park ‘Reclaims Land for Green Space’

As cities grow, green spaces inevitably disappear and are replaced by new buildings and paved public spaces. To restore the balance of green space in urban settings, community leaders in U.S. cities are finding ways to incorporate nature into the built environment. Philadelphia’s Rail Park was recently featured by The New York Times as one…

Evan Wilson is EDAC Certified

As a leader in lighting design, The Lighting Practice works with some of the brightest and most proficient designers in the country. Providing cutting-edge lighting design solutions is a testament to the team’s commitment to continued learning and understanding our clients’ needs. Recently, Evan Wilson obtained his Evidence-Based Design Accreditation and Certification (EDAC) from The…

Becoming a Certified Lighting Designer: A Discussion with Al Borden at LIGHTFAIR 2019

The Certified Lighting Designer (CLD) program is a globally‐recognized, evidence‐based lighting design certification that tests professional competence over seven domains of practice. But how does the certification actually benefit lighting designers and their clients? What does the process entail? On May 21, Alfred Borden, FIALD, MIES, CLD, Rosemarie Allaire, IALD, MIES, CLD of Rosemarie Allaire Lighting…

The Lighting Practice Celebrates Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month. All month long, The Lighting Practice will be honoring the outstanding women whose hard work and talents have helped make the firm a leader in lighting design. Women Who Inspire Us This year’s theme is “Women Who Inspire Us.” Each female member of TLP has chosen a woman who has…

The Lighting Practice’s David Seok Takes New York as Project Manager

The Lighting Practice is delighted to announce the recent promotion of David J. Seok, Associate IALD, to Project Manager. In addition to taking on this new role, David has relocated to the firm’s growing New York City office at 115 Broadway. “Since joining the firm in 2014, David has continually demonstrated his outstanding value to…