Names in the News

The Illuminating Engineering Society New York City Section (IESNYC) 2015 Lumen Awards honor The Pavilion at Brookfield Place by Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects with lighting design by Kugler Ning Lighting Design; Carnegie Hall’s Façade by Iu + Bibliowicz Architects with lighting design by Kugler Ning Lighting Design; 303 Hudson Street Lobby by HOK with lighting design by Cline Bettridge Bernstein Lighting Design and ESI Design; the September 11 Memorial Museum by Davis Brody Bond with lighting design by Fisher Marantz Stone; Tavern on the Green Courtyard by Richard Lewis Architects with lighting design by Focus Lighting and KB Associates; McKim, Mead & White Library Restoration by Peter Gisolfi Associates with lighting design by Kugler Ning Lighting Design; the Restoration of the Nave of the Yale Sterling Memorial Library by Helpern Architects with lighting design by Kugler Ning Lighting Design; Fulton Street Transit Hub and the Sky-Net Reflector by Grimshaw with lighting design by ARUP; Brown Institute for Media Innovation at Columbia University by LTL Architects with lighting design by Buro Happold; One World Trade Center Spire by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill with lighting design by Claude R. Engle, Lighting Consultant; the Dulles Corridor Metrorail System by Dulles Transit Partners with lighting design by Domingo Gonzalez Associates; Starlight by Cooper Joseph Studio (now Studio Joseph) with lighting design by Studio 1 Thousand; Michael Kors Shanghai by Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates with lighting design by Tillotson Design Associates; and Falling Sticks by Pavarini Design with lighting design by zeroLUX lighting design.

Elena Brescia, RLA, FASLA, of SCAPE/Landscape Architecture; Christopher LaGuardia, RLA, FASLA, of LaGuardia Design Landscape Architecture; and Laura Starr, RLA, FASLA, of Starr Whitehouse Landscape Architects and Planners, have been elevated to Fellows of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA).

Friends of the High Line Co-founder and current Interim Executive Director Robert Hammond has accepted the permanent position.

Montroy Andersen DeMarco (MADGI) has hired Jim Cifuentes as Project Manager…Forest City Ratner has created a modular-housing division, to be led by Susan Hayes.