Against a backdrop of deep purple and wineberry, the lighting industry’s best and brightest turned out for the 20th annual ARTS Awards. The sumptuous soirée, hosted by the Accessories Resource Team (ART) and Dallas Market Center, was held at the Trade Mart Grand Pavilion during January’s Dallas Market.
(From left) Sue and Rick Williams and Craig and Marilyn Eitzmann of Echo Lighting Design Gallery—winner of the Midwest/Southwest Lighting Showroom award—celebrate the many hands that helped build their successful, new lighting showroom.
|Elk Lighting Vice President Michael Goldstein (left) raises a glass to friend, former employer and Academy of Achievement honoree Murray Feiss.|
|Stonegate Designs’ Bill Carle Jr., joined by wife Renee, praised his great team during his acceptance speech for the Lighting Fixtures manufacturer of the year.|
|Legacy Lighting & Home owner Brandy Levy (center), joined by the Legacy Lighting “family,” accepted the award for West Lighting Showroom winner.|
|(From left) Ray Woolson, IMAX’s Ira F. Devorkin, designer Carolyn Kinder, Matt Kinder and Outdoor Living manufacturer winner Alan Palecek enjoy the pre-dinner cocktail reception held in honor of the ARTS Awards nominees.|