In The News

Morton Arboretum 'Illumination' Opens

Chicago Tribune

In its fifth anniversary season beginning Friday, November 17, there is more candlepower than ever at “Illumination,” the arboretum’s mile-long walk through festooned foliage.

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Beijing in Las Vegas

LD+A Magazine

Vibrant colors bring Asia to America at the Lucky Dragon Hotel and Casino By Leonora Desar

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Press Releases

THE RIPPLE EFFECT – A New Paradigm for Corporate Events at CISCO LIVE

By Ellen Lampert-Greaux, LIVEDESIGN

Cisco raised the benchmark for corporate events with a visually exciting, 360° experience with Cisco Live, held June 25 to 29 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas

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In The News

Utilizing Professional Lighting Designers

From Chicago Architect Magazine

An Op Ed by Lightswitch Partner Avraham Mor, CLD, IALD, MIES, on the need for cities to engage accredited professional lighting designers. Professional lighting designers are more than just “luxury” consultants, hired only when budgets allow. Lighting designers should be seen as key members of any project team from day one, in the same way Civil and Structural Engineers or MEP and acoustical consultants regularly contribute their expertise.

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Stories

The Writers Theatre: Going Above and Beyond

Feature

Writers Theatre was a complex project where close collaboration with the architect and greater design team was critical. At every opportunity, Lightswitch went above and beyond to ensure the lighting was not only functional, but also supported the architecture, met the Client’s goals and aspirations, and enhanced the environment for Theatre patrons and Glencoe residents alike.

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Stories

Lightswitch and the Auto Industry: A Strategic Partnership

Feature

Lightswitch has a unique and long-standing partnership with the auto industry. Our experience goes beyond auto shows and includes events for dealerships, press events, dealer meetings, and auto exhibits.

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In The News

LEDs Put Chicago's New Field Museum Exhibit in its Best Light

IMARK NOW

Two Chicago-area businesses played important behind-the-scenes roles in the installation of the Cyrus Tang Hall of China exhibit at Chicago’s Field Museum.

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In The News

‘Enchanted’ Light Show Shines at Descanso Gardens

San Marino Tribune

‘Enchanted’ Light Show Shines at Descanso Gardens By Stacy Lee

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In The News

Lighting Up Our Social Lives

Lighting Magazine

Lighting Up Our Social Lives By Penny Jones

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In The News

2016 holiday lights guide: Morton Arboretum flips the switch early

Chicago Tribune

2016 holiday lights guide: Morton Arboretum flips the switch early By Steve Johnson

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In The News

6 things to see at Morton Arboretum's 'Illumination'

From Daily Herald

6 things to see at Morton Arboretum's 'Illumination' By Katlyn Smith

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In The News

A Titan's Lair

From Architectural Lighting

By Belinda Lanks

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In The News

E3 and Lightswitch: Long Time Runnin'

From PLSN

by Mike Wharton

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In The News

Installations to Inspire

From Stage Directions

A look at four of the most innovative recent theatrical technical projects

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In The News

Writers Theatre Opens in Chicago Area with Assist from Lightswitch

From PLSN

by Nook Schoenfeld

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In The News

A Starring Role

From Architectural SSL

A tightly coordinated lighting plan by designers with the Chicago office of Lightswitch Architectural for the new Writers Theatre in Glencoe, Ill., gives top billing to LEDs.

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In The News

The Judds “Girls Night Out”

From Mobile Production Monthly

It was girls’ night out in Las Vegas when superstar country duo The Judds took the stage at the Venetian Theater.

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In The News

Color-Tunable Sources Make for Artful Illumination

From Architectural SSL

Illuminating great works of art is not a task to be taken lightly,

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Press Releases

Lightswitch Hong Kong opportunity

Lightswitch, a 22 year old leader in the field of entertainment and architectural lighting design, is looking for qualified applicants for the position of Director of Lighting Design for our Hong Kong office.

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Press Releases

Lightswitch Architectural Exhibits at Greenbuild 2010

Lightswitch Architectural is proud to be the only independent Lighting Design firm to be exhibiting at Greenbuild 2010 in Chicago, IL. Lightswitch Architectural will be showcasing its abilities to provide sustainable lighting design while maintaining creative interest and quality lighting.

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Press Releases

Lightswitch Architectural Sheds New Light on the Shedd

Lightswitch Architectural created a dynamic and immersive lighting design for the newly “re‐imagined” Oceanarium exhibit, originally built in 1991, at The John G. Shedd Aquarium, in Chicago.

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Press Releases

Lightswitch Designs Lighting for Monster Mansion at Six Flags over Georgia.

Lightswitch has designed lighting for the “Monster Mansion” attraction, which recently opened at Six Flags over Georgia in Atlanta.

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Press Releases

How Can You Light a Finish Line?

Lighting Designer, Avraham Mor, Among the Youngest To Achieve Professional Designation While Training for Triathlon

Lighting Designer and Lightswitch Architectural partner, Avraham Mor, LEED AP, has been accepted as a Professional Member by the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD), the professional association of architectural lighting designers.

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Press Releases

Lightswitch Architectural Shines New Light on Chicago Skyline

After Decades, Exciting New Lighting Energizes Olympic-Bid City

Lightswitch Architectural is proud to contribute a new highlight to the skyline that truly makes a difference in a city already known for its breathtaking architecture and silhouette.

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Press Releases

Lightswitch Architectural Lights Up Chicago Model City Exhibition Summer Solstice in 15 Minutes

Lightswitch Architectural, an award winning architectural lighting design firm, demonstrates the effects of light in the Chicago Model City exhibition which opens today at the Chicago Architecture Foundation.

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Press Releases

Cutting Edge, Responsible Lighting Has a New Place to Stay in Chicago

Lightswitch Architectural Brings Light to a New City Hotel

Lightswitch Architectural, an architectural lighting design firm known for its responsible lighting design practices, is proud to participate in the opening of the Wit Hotel in Chicago next month.

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Press Releases

Lightswitch Architectural Agrees, Your Lightswitch Is Your Vote

Lightswitch Observes Earth Hour

Lightswitch Architectural, an architectural lighting design firm known for its responsible lighting design practices, is proud to announce participation in Earth Hour on March 28th, 2009.

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Press Releases

Lightswitch Architectural Provides Solid Insights at US Department of Energy Meeting

Avraham Mor Presents SSL Facts and a Call to Press On With Research

“Transformations in Lighting", a solid-state lighting workshop, hosted by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) on February 3-5, 2009 in San Francisco, CA showcased solid-state lighting (SSL) technology advances and gave guidance to market introductions for quality SSL products

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Press Releases

Lightswitch Adds Design Team Partner

Avraham (Avi) Mor Leads Newly Formed Architectural Division

Lightswitch, a premier provider of lighting design services, has announced the formation of a new division, Lightswitch Architectural, to be headed in Chicago by long time design team member, Avraham (Avi) Mor. Mor has also become a full Partner of Lightswitch.

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Press Releases

Lightswitch Expansion Addresses Environmental and Budgets Challenges for Architects, Owners and Developers

Lightswitch Architectural Adds Focus to Requirements of Architectural Projects

Lightswitch, a premier provider of lighting design services, has expanded focus on architectural lighting design with the addition of Lightswitch Architectural.

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Press Releases

Lightswitch Expansion Addresses Environmental and Budget Challenges for Architects, Owners and Developers

Lightswitch Architectural Adds Focus to Requirements of Architectural Projects

Lightswitch, a premier provider of lighting design services, has expanded focus on architectural lighting design with the addition of Lightswitch Architectural.

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Press Releases

Green Lighting Isn’t Just About Wicked

Lightswitch Architectural LEEDS the Discussion at Design Industry Annual Conference

Creativity, responsibility, energy and theatricality described lighting’s impact on interior and exterior design at NeoCon World’s Trade Fair 2009 held June 15th - 17th.

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Press Releases

Lightswitch’s Kelly Roberson is LEED™ Accredited

San Francisco-based designer Kelly Roberson has earned her LEED certification, assuring her understanding of green building practices and principles, as well as familiarity with LEED requirements, resources and processes.

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Press Releases

Lightswitch Steers into the ’04 Auto Show Season

DaimlerChrysler have selected Lightswitch as Lighting Designers for the 2004 Chrysler Group Detroit, Chicago and New York Auto Shows and Product Press Conferences, as well as the 2004 Las Vegas Dealer Announcement Show.

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