The Edward C. Mathes Endowed Lecture Series in the School of Architecture and Design for the UL Lafayette College of the Arts
Claudia Kappl-Joy Lighting Designer, Interior Designer, Lecturer
Lecture: Friday, March 10, 2023, 12-1pm, rm 134
Based in Tucson, AZ in the United States Claudia Kappl-Joy is the co-founder of the award-winning Lighting, and Interior Design Consultancy Studio, CLL – Concept Lighting Lab, LLC, with Rick Joy. She holds a Master’s Degree in Architecture (TU in GRAZ, Austria) and Architectural Lighting Design (KTH in Stockholm, Sweden) and has more than 18 years of professional experience in both fields. Claudia is a regular faculty advisor at The University of Arizona College of Architecture, Planning, and Landscape Architecture (Arizona CAPLA), inspiring Students from both faculties - the Architecture and Engineering Schools to engage in Lighting. She is a Certified Lighting Designer (CLD), a Professional Member of the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD), and an Associate Member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) to name a few. Claudia is fascinated with the ephemeral quality of light and its essential role in creating moving atmospheric space.
Lecture: At work with Light and Space– Stories from within the processes of dreaming and making
Claudia Kappl – Joy, owner of CLL – Concept Lighting Lab, will discuss a recent resort project in Mexico and how the stories that are formed from within the processes of dreaming and making. She will discuss philosophy, process, and collaboration thru implementation; by focusing on aspects of culture, environment, concept, and communication, in architecture, interior, lighting, and fabrication.