The Rushing Lighting Studio provides innovative, architecturally integrated lighting solutions that are sustainably conscious and human centered. Our wholistic approach artfully balances thoughtful design with high-performance energy and lighting control targets, all while helping your project stay on schedule and in budget. From design inception to construction completion, we partner with your team each step of the way to deliver results that keep clients returning project after project.
Intentional Lighting Design
- We design with your best interests in mind, artfully melding your aesthetic vision with budget, code, construction, and scheduling parameters.
- We provide creative lighting solutions that are architecturally integrative, and performance driven.
- We consider Illumination for human well-being.
- We design wholistically, weaving the site, historical, cultural, and environmental context throughout interior and exterior lighting design.
- We are well versed on product advancements and industry offerings.
- We take an educated approach to luminaire product selection.
Code, Energy, and Controls Efficiency
- We provide comprehensive lighting solutions.
- We are adept at balancing aggressive energy and code targets without compromising design integrity, creating a seamless, satisfying user experience.
- We are partners in creating a more sustainable future; from local utility programs to industry leading sustainability protocols, we partner together for the future of people and the planet.
- We design for constructability.
- We understand the technical lighting implications of multi-disciplinary design and integrate these requirements out of the gate to mitigate unforeseen cost and field impacts.
- We design with your budget in mind, coordinating with project partners throughout the design process.
- We see our projects through; from schematic design to final punch walks, the Rushing Lighting Studio partners with you to cross the finish line.
- Award for Energy Efficient and Environmental Lighting Design at the 2023 IES Illumination Awards for The Ivey.
- Award for Interior Lighting Design at the 2023 IES Illumination Awards for Midtown Square.
- Northwest Regional Multifamily Award at the 2021 Metropolis Planet Positive Awards for Sitka.
- Grand Award for Best Multi-Family Housing Community at the 2021 Gold Nugget Awards for Jackson Apartments.
- Grand Award for Multi-Family Community of the Year at the 2021 Gold Nugget Awards for Jackson Apartments.
- Grand Award for Best Multi-Family Housing Community at the 2020 Gold Nugget Awards for NEXUS.
- Award of Merit for Best Affordable Housing Community at the 2020 Golden Nugget Awards for An Lac (LIHI Little Saigon).
- Award of Merit for Best Multi-Family Housing Community at the 2020 Golden Nugget Awards for Ascent.
- Award of Merit for Best On-the-Boards Multifamily Community at the 2020 Golden Nugget Awards for Waverly.
- Affordable Housing Development of the Year at the 2019 NAIOP Night of the Stars for Liberty Bank Building. Our team provided mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering as well as commissioning, lighting design and energy services for this project.
- Multi-Family Residential Suburban Development of the Year: More than 100 Units at the 2019 NAIOP Night of the Stars for The Triangle. Our team provided lighting design for this residential building in Redmond.
- Multi-Family Residential Urban Development of the Year: More than 100 Units at the 2019 NAIOP Night of the Stars for Sitka. Our team provided lighting design and electrical engineering for this midrise apartment complex in South Lake Union.
- Preservation Development of the Year (gold) at the 2019 Elevate Awards for The State Hotel. Our team provided full lighting design services for the hotel and Ben Paris restaurant.
- Multifamily High-Rise Development of the Year (gold) at the 2019 Elevate Awards for Ascent. Our team provided lighting design for this 25-story apartment building in South Lake Union.
- Multifamily Low-Mid Rise Development of the Year (silver) at the 2019 Elevate Awards for Sitka. Our team provided full interior and exterior lighting design services for this 400-unit apartment complex.
- Illumination Award of Merit at the 2019 IES Illumination Awards for Stratus.
- Illumination Award for interior lighting design at the 2017 IES Illumination Awards for Luma.
- Illumination Award of Merit at the 2016 IES Illumination Awards for Cielo.
- Illumination Award of Merit at the 2016 IES Illumination Awards for Cirrus.