“Another great talk at the Surface Design Show!”

The School Room will have more 2½ days of lessons and hands-on demos with top UK lighting designers taking on the role of lecturers.

Many of our ‘teachers’ will be returning for a second or third year, they will be joined by new colleagues enabling us to increase the number of presentations.

This year's speakers include:

  • Stuart Alexander, Mike Grubb Studio
  • Christopher Knowlton
  • Emilio Hernandez, Nulty +
  • Ingo Kalecinski, DPA
  • Kelli Zezulka, University of Leeds
  • Dan Lister, ArupJohn Lau, Firefly Lighting Design
  • Rob Honeywill, Maurice Brill Lighting Design
  • Benz Rooz, Speirs and Major
  • Maida Hot, GIA Equation
  • Charlotte Svenson, Lighting Design International
  • John Bullock, John Bullock Lighting Design
  • Gerardo Olvera, Light IQ
  • Mark Ridler, BDP
  • Paloma Plumed Martin, Light Bureau

Presented by Light Collective, the School Room attracted over 400 architects and designers in 2016! 

Light School is supported by the Institution of Lighting Professionals.

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A great opportunity to evangelise lighting to the architectural design community. This show has great reach- it’s a real pleasure to be involved.

Mark Ridler, BDP

Every seat was full, people standing outside the door- great turnout! Interesting questions showing the audience benefited and were engaged.

Sally Storey, Lighting Design International


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