Public Engagement

General Public


Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall 66 West 12th Street , New York, NY 10011

Speaker: Members of the New York City Lighting Design Community

Host: Glenn Shrum, Director of MFA Lighting; Founder of Flux Studio

5:30pm: Reception at Lang Cafe (65 West 11th Street)

6:30pm: Program at Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall (66 West 12th Street)

Join us for a fun and educational evening of lively, sometimes absurd debate between members of the New York City lighting design community. Enjoy a verbal joust, as the debaters take sides on some of the most pressing topics in the lighting industry, during a light-hearted evening of discussion mixed with humorous provocation and competition. Designers Lighting Forum of New York is a partner for this free event (registration required).

Presented by the School of Constructed Environments at Parsons School of Design.

Event Type

Lectures and Panel Discussions


General Public


Art and Design, Education and Learning


Parsons School of Design, School of Constructed Environments


Interior and Lighting Design, New York City



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Getting Here

Detailed Directions

By Train:
The 4, 5, 6, N, R, Q and L to 14th St./Union Square.
The A, C and E to 14th St. and 8th Ave..
The 1, 2 and 3 to 14th St. and 7th Ave.
The F and M to 14th St. and 6th Ave.
PATH train to 14th St. and 6th Ave.

Event Registration Required

This event requires registration.