Targetti celebrates 90 years by looking to the future

(Italy) - Targetti is marking its 90th anniversary with a renewed focus on innovation, growth and technical-design partnerships. Italian manufacturer Targetti is celebrating 90 years...

Speirs + Major unveil plans for London Design Festival

(UK) – The lighting designers have designed the lighting for a special pavilion created for this year’s London Design Festival. Speirs + Major has unveiled...

Amsterdam Light Festival announces seventh edition

(Netherlands) – The full lineup of artists and installations has been announced for the seventh annual Amsterdam Light Festival, beginning on 29 November 2018. The...

Phoscope launches a lighting initiative in Puerto Rico

(USA) – Think tank on light PhoScope is launching Recreo de Noche in Puerto Rico, a model that will rapidly deploy solar lighting in...


Increase in visitor numbers for GILE 2018

(China) – The 23rd instalment of Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition saw an increase in visitor numbers on previous editions. More than 165,000 visitors descended on...

University of Wismar Master’s programme to offer increased specialisation

(Germany) – The Architectural Lighting and Design Management Master’s programme now includes a specialisation in ‘Heritage Lighting’. The University of Wismar, alongside Wings Lighting Design,...

ABB joins new partnership programme with Signify

(Germany) – ABB enters a partnership with Signify (formerly known as Philips Lighting) by unveiling a new range of smart light switches at the...

Gamma Illumination opens new MENA office in Dubai

(Dubai) – Gamma Illumination, UK based designer and manufacturer of low energy lighting solutions, has expanded its operations in the Middle East and North...


IALD Announces Call For Entries For 2019 Awards

(USA) - The International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) has announced the submission and entry process for the 36th Annual IALD International Lighting Design...

BDP Hosts Pride Glitterball

(UK) - To celebrate Pride month BDP hosted its first Glitterball on 27 July, in association with RIBA’s Architecture LGBT+ and IALD and sponsored...

Osram initiates sale of its luminaires business

(Germany) – As Osram looks to increase focus on growth markets in high-tech fields, it is to divest its luminaires business. The management board of...

Chauvet appoints new European Marketing Manager

(France) – Alain Minet, formerly of Serge Ferrari and Philips, joins the entertainment and architectural lighting manufacturer as European Marketing Manager.   Chauvet has named...