The importance of Lighting within the Built Environment

This talk took place – Wednesday 3rd June 2015.

During Vision London

Title:  Design Exchange – The importance of Lighting within the Built Environment

Deltalight UK in partnership with Design Exchange will be hosting a panel of speakers to explore the power of light and its role in the built environment. This will look at such topics as human response to light patterns, lighting trends and the design of lighting as an integrated part of architecture.  Each presenter will give a short presentation exploring the subject, discussing the points and referencing projects from their portfolio. Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss the ideas with the panel following the presentation in a group Q&A session.

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Talk at Vision London

Speaker 1: Carl Turner – Director – Carl Turner Architects

Carl is the founding Director of Carl Turner Architects (CTA). The practice was formed in 2006, and has established a reputation for high impact, low cost Architecture. Projects include POP Brixton, Supernature, Design Council and Slip House. Recent awards and recognition include Manser Medal Winners 2013, RIBA National Award Winners 2013, Best One Off House Architect of the Year 2013.

Speaker 2: Luisa Scardovi – Senior Lighting Designer – Deltalight UK

With a strong history in lighting and with a degree in architecture, Luisa has specialized within lighting design since 2009. Through her work experience alongside architects and lighting designers across a range of projects including high-end residential, retail and commercial projects, Luisa constantly looks at her architectural background to find inspiration and to understand each project and its relation with both natural and artificial light.

Speaker 3: Jon Tollit – Principal at Gensler

Jon is an award-winning Principal and Europe leader for Design Experience at Gensler’s London office and oversees projects in the lifestyle sector. With an architectural background, and over 30 years of industry experience, his design expertise includes an extensive, global portfolio of customer focused, architecture and interiors projects. Widely published, Jon has been a visiting tutor at a number of leading design schools in the UK and the US and actively campaigns for best practice within interiors through mentoring the next generation design leaders.

Speaker 4: Richard Cameron – Creative Director – Lightivity Lighting Design

Richard Cameron is founder and Creative Director of Lightivity Lighting Design. With over 18 years of professional industry experience, Richard has built up an international portfolio of high profile, award winning projects covering a wide range of design sectors. He has had the privilege to work on notable projects such as; 2012 London Olympic Stadium, City of Westminster College in London, The Co-operative Head Quarters in Manchester and Harrods Grand View Central store in Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 to name but a few. 

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