NEW YORK, August 2, 2017 -- The IFDA New York Chapter will host a seminar on the properties of color and light in addition to a history of lighting options at New York's Jacob J. Javits Convention Center at Room 1A 01 Lower Level, Monday, August 21 from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. The seminar is held during the running of the NY NOW® trade show, an IFDA NY Silver Sponsor.
Amy Figueroa, Architectural & Design Representative from Benjamin Moore, North America's favorite paint, color and coatings brand, and a IFDA NY Chapter Gold Sponsor, will present the seminar. She will also discuss the various types of lighting available today and how light technologies can enhance or alter colors within a space. Attendees will gain an understanding of metamerism, Color Rendering Index (CRI), Light Reflectance Value (LRV) and how these elements impact design and color decisions.
IFDA members: $25; guests: $45; student members: free; student guests: $10. After August 14 and at the door -- IFDA members: $40; guests: $60; student members: $10; student guests: $20 Seminar Registration Click Here
This presentation is CEU-certified. Register to get your credits here
The International Furnishings and Design Association (IFDA), founded in New York City in 1947 and now with 14 chapters worldwide, provides a professional forum for communication and interaction among its high-profile members. The IFDA, a not-for-profit volunteer-run association, also promotes career advancement and educational opportunities and is structured to increase public awareness of the furnishings and design industry through specialized programming, networking and service to the community.
IFDA NY thanks its INTERNATIONAL Platinum Sponsors: The Shade Store | Sunbrella; INTERNATIONAL Silver Sponsors: .design | Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams and Chapter GOLD Sponsors: Benjamin Moore & Co. | Hunter Douglas | Kravet Inc. | New York Design Center | Resource Furniture | Stacy Garcia New York.