Mock-ups Make Perfect: Part 1 of TLP’s In-House Mock-ups

One very important part of our design process, especially when we are designing with LEDs, is conducting an in-house mock-up with the product(s) we intend on specifying. Biggest reason being: unlike fluorescent, halogen or metal halide there aren’t strict standards for lumen output, color temperature, or efficiency for LEDs and the fixtures they are placed…

TLP Thoughts: LIGHTFAIR International 2011

From our perspective, LIGHTFAIR was a HUGE success this year! We can only hope LFI decides to make Philadelphia it’s new home. The rumor mill is turning, that’s for sure! Read below for what some of our designers thought about this year’s show… “I was pleasantly surprised by some of the reputable lighting manufacturers now…

An evening with Women In Architecture

Last night Helen, Pomme and I attended the AIA Philadelphia Women in Architecture Event, which we were also pleased to sponsor. The evening started off with a networking reception which led into an interactive panel discussion where two award winning women architects presented brief overviews of their careers to date and their work. The first…

Helen Diemer featured in Philadelphia Business Journal

Helen Diemer, President of The Lighting Practice, was recently featured in the “CEO File” column of the Philadelphia Business Journal.  Helen discusses business philosophies, lessons learned, and some of The Lighting Practice’s significant Philadelphia projects and upcoming work. To read the article, follow the link below: Philadelphia Business Journal Article

Helen Diemer named President of The Lighting Practice

Helen Diemer has been named president of The Lighting Practice, a lighting design firm headquartered in Philadelphia, with an office in Dallas, Texas, announced Al Borden, founder and principal of the company.   Started in 1989, The Lighting Practice specializes in sustainable lighting for public spaces, retail, healthcare, hospitality, and education environments.  The firm has…

The Lighting Practice Launches a New Look on 20th Anniversary

Logo and Web Site Designed by Untuck Design Studio   Philadelphia (August 6, 2008) — The Lighting Practice, a leading lighting design firm renowned for creating designs and concepts for prominent buildings and streetscapes, recently unveiled a new look of its own in time for the firm’s 20th anniversary this year.  Founded in 1989, the…