It’s an inspirational digital platform that profiles women working in the field of lighting design.
It aims to promote their passion and achievements, narrate their career path and goals, celebrate their work and therefore help elevate their profile in the lighting community.
There is a need to increase the profile of successful women working in lighting to help encourage, support and inspire the next generation. There is no doubt that women currently have a lower professional profile despite making up approximately 50% of the lighting design profession. Let’s change this.
The project is supported by individual female lighting designers in 50+ different countries.
The WOMEN IN LIGHTING ambassadors are a point of contact in each location for anyone seeking to find out more about the project. The project also includes those working in related lighting fields such as education, journalism and manufacturing.
Within the network:
Susanna Antico, A Coffee with Lara is a section for Lightecture magazine. In each new issue, I will chat with a woman Lighting Designer, to talk about her interests, concerns, hopes and motivations.... #masmujeres