May 23, 2018
Island of Lighting:
Two Buildings at Cornell Tech
Join us for
an exterior walk around NYC's newest nod to high tech. Cornell Tech's
The House is a beacon of lighting sustainability and innovation,
and is the tallest Passive House in the world. The design creates
an energetic home base that reinforces the social and intellectual
connectivity at the heart of the campus.
Center is an academic building with a refined energy consciousness
and cost-savvy lighting design. The design hinges around a linear
building format, porous vertical volumes, selective undulating design
elements, and artwork commissioned for selected spaces.
23 , 2018
Lighting Designer, WeWork, formerly at Buro Happold
Chris Rush, LC, Senior Lighting Designer, Arup
We will meet
at Riverwalk for the presentations and refreshments followed by
a walk to the sites.
By subway: F Train to Roosevelt Island, turn left after exiting
the subway. Riverwalk is on the right.
By tram: exit, turn right to walkway before subway entrance, turn
right. Riverwalk is on the right.
By ferry: exit, turn right. Riverwalk is a short walk and on the
& students - free
Non-members - $20, or free with new $50 membership
Richard Agriss was
an important member of the New York lighting community, a specification
sales rep at ELS for more than two decades.
To all who knew him,
he was one of the brightest and warmest people in lighting. He is survived
by his two sisters, Liz Derringer and Marjorie Agriss.
Marjorie & Elizabeth
invite you for a beer and cheer to celebrate the life of our brother.
May 16, 2018
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Sean's Bar & Kitchen
42 West 48th Street New York, NY 10036
Please feel free to
invite any friends of Richard's that want to celebrate with us but let
us know how many in your party so we don't run out of beer!
RSVP by May 9th
is a charter member of the Parsons Lighting Design Partners program.
of the IFDA/NY Award for Excellence in Education
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