International, award-winning architectural lighting design firm grows even stronger.
Lam Partners is thrilled to announce that studioi of Pittsburgh, PA has joined the firm. The studioi company was founded in 2003 by Principal Steve Iski, IALD, MIES, LC, LEED AP, and has grown its reputation and portfolio by creating luminous environments that enhance people’s experiences with architecture, through the careful integration of lighting. Since its founding, studioi has collaborated with architects, owners and developers on a wide range of project types including civic, corporate, hospitality, institutional, public art, theaters and master planning. studioi is an award-winning firm, best known for the daylighting and lighting design of the The TOWER at PNC Plaza in Pittsburgh.
Our shared design philosophies and the similarity of our portfolios will lead to a seamless blending of both studios. Existing and new clients alike will benefit from our combined resources and expertise, our dedication to design excellence, and a shared strategy to use light to enhance places for people to work, live and play. studioi’s impressive portfolio and dedicated service to local and regional clients will remain strong, while enhancing the culture and capabilities of Lam Partners.
Over the past 56 years, Lam Partners has been at the forefront of architectural lighting, daylighting design, and now 3D parametric modeling, using lighting to artfully realize the vision of our clients. Weaving lighting into the fabric of architecture and urban environments has always been, and will always be, the mission of our combined firm. Mr. Iski is now a Principal of Lam Partners, and a key member of the leadership team as the Pittsburgh Director. Glenn Heinmiller, FIALD, LC, LEED AP, will be the Cambridge Director, with Paul Zaferiou, IALD, RA continuing as President, and Keith Yancey, IALD, AIA, LC, P.E. continuing as Vice President.
In addition to this exciting news about the merger of these two high-caliber firms, Lam Partners is proud to announce that Justin Brown, James Perry, Affiliate IIDA, and Matt Latchford, PE, IALD, MIES, LC, LEED AP, have been promoted to Principals. These invaluable members of our team have 47 years of lighting design experience between them, and will continue to lead our firm for years to come.
It is an exciting time in the history of our two studios. The combined experience and creativity of our collective 25 team members promise a very bright future!