Target Will Open Philadelphia Market East Location In 2016

Target, traditionally known for large suburban superstores, has created a new more compact store model for urban environments – to give customers in the neighborhood a fast and efficient shopping experience tailored to their local communities. The first small Target store opened in the Dinkytown neighborhood of Minneapolis in July 2014, to serve the University…

2015 DesignPhiladelphia: What You Should Know About Pearl Street Passage

DesignPhiladelphia is the oldest design event in the country.  It highlights the work of the city’s local designers, architects, and creative professionals.  2015 DesignPhiladelphia will demonstrate Philadelphia’s reemergence as a 21st century city, molded by thoughtful design, the collaboration of multiple disciplines, and community engagement. Come see what DesignPhiladelphia is all about!  Organized by the Philadelphia…

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Jered Widmer, IALD, MIES speaking at Electric Expo 2015

The Electrical Association of Philadelphia presents Controls for LED Lighting: A Panel Discussion. Jered Widmer, IALD, MIES, will be moderator. Wednesday, October 28, 2015 | 1- 3 p.m. Electric Expo Valley Forge Casino Resort Event Center King of Prussia, PA 19406 This seminar is for anyone involved in the design, installation, maintenance or sales of commercial…

Helen Diemer and Emad Hasan speaking at IALD Enlighten Americas 2015

Helen Diemer and Emad Hasan will be presenting separately at IALD Enlighten Americas 2015: International Year of Light. IALD Enlighten Americas 2015 International Year of Light | October 8 – 10 Hilton Baltimore 401 W. Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD DESIGNING THE PERFECT HIRE Friday, October 9, 2015 Professional Tools Track: 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.…

Alfred Borden speaking at University of Delaware Art & Science Symposium

Alfred Borden, Principal of The Lighting Practice, will be attending the University of Delaware’s Art & Science: Connections and Intersections Symposium “Green Light, Prospects in Lighting Design and Technology“. He will discuss Philadelphia’s June 5th Memorial Park as part of panel closing out a day focused on the future of lighting. The University of Delaware Art…

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W and Element Philadelphia Hotel: The First Dual-Branded Hotel Development

June 17, 2015, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. announced the commencement of construction for its premier W and Element dual-branded hotel development.  The Lighting Practice is proud to be a part of the project team led by Vine Street Matthews Development and Cope Linder Architects, who have combined their efforts to place the 582…

TLP Is Growing, Meet Our Newest Team Members!

A key element of The Lighting Practice’s success is our ability to find and recruit talented team members with a variety of experience and expertise.  We are pleased to introduce the newest members of our design team, Matthew Fracassini, Chris Hallenbeck, and Jessica Wickes. Matthew Fracassini, LEED AP BD+C, Project Manager Matt joined The Lighting…

The Logan Hotel Opens in Philadelphia Fall 2015

Fall of 2015 is going to bring another major destination to Philadelphia’s hospitality and nightlife scene, The Logan, Philadelphia’s Hotel. The former Four Seasons located at Logan Square on the Benjamin Franklin Parkways is currently under construction. BLT Architects and Dawson Design Associates are leading the design team in the hotel’s renovation and expansion project.…

Ryan Conover & Rochelle Spahn Promoted to Project Manager

The Lighting Practice is proud to announce that Ryan Conover and Rochelle Spahn have been promoted to Project Manager.  Ryan Conover, Associate IALD Ryan joined TLP as a lighting designer in 2011. He graduated from Philadelphia University with a Bachelor of Architecture degree. Ryan decide to pursue a career in lighting design after some exposure…

Preserving the History of Duke Farms

The recent restorations at Duke Farms in Hillsborough, received recognition for their adaptation of the historic estate from the 25th annual New Jersey Historic Preservation Awards on May 14, 2015. The month of May celebrates the National Preservation Month. The Lighting Practice was excited to be part of the design team led by VITETTA that…