AKLD Lighting Design is a recipient of the "Lighting Award of Excellence"
International Lighting Design Awards
View The 37th Annual IALD International Lighting Design Awards "online to celebrate lighting design’s highest achievements as we recognize the award-winning projects that reach new heights, move beyond the ordinary and represent excellence in aesthetic and technical design achievement. IALD will announce the winners of Awards of Excellence" — "the highest honor in architectural lighting design."
2020 IALD Awards or YouTube


2019 Architect’s Newspaper Best of Design

Building Renovation Civic Winner
AKLD Building Renovation Civic Winner. The article features University of Chicago Keller Center. AKLD is featured in the Designer Spotlight.




Building Design+Construction Magazine

2019 Reconstruction Sliver Award
2019 Building Design+Construction Magazine - Reconstruction Sliver Award. The article features University of Chicago Keller Center.




Cover of Interior Design Magazine, December 2013

Interior Design Magazine

December 2013
Nelson receives Interior Design Magazine Best of Year Midsize Office Merit Award for Goldman Ismail Tomaselli Brennan & Baum Office.




Luxury Home Quarterly

Winter 2011
AKLD is featured in the Designer Spotlight. The article features the Chicago Penthouse project.




Luxe, June 2011


Summer 2011
Anne Kustner Haser is featured as one of Chicago’s “Style Makers” who are transforming the design industry.




LD+A, June 2011


June 2011
Anne Kustner Haser explains the importance of retail lighting as a silent sales associate in “Bye-Bye Brick and Mortar?”




Make It Better Cover, May 2011

Make It Better

May 2011
The Bentwood Kitchens showroom is featured in “The Bigger, Better Kitchen.”




Luxes, Sep 2009


Sep 2009
AKLD and the Chicago Penthouse project are featured in “Iluminar, Construir, Habitar” (“Light, Build, Dwell”).




CS Interiors

Fall 2008
The Chicago Penthouse project is featured in the Home Design Special.




Architectural Digest

June 2008
AKLD worked with architect Celeste Robbins of Robbins Architecture on the Rocky Mountain Residence profiled in “One Foot in the Present.”




Midwest Home Chicago

April - May 2008
A private residence in a vintage Lake Shore Drive apartment building is featured in the “Design Lab” section.




Exclusively Yours, March 2008

Exclusively Yours

March 2008
The 35,000 sq. ft. Door County Chateau du Lac is featured in “Majestic Chateau du Lac” as a preview for potential buyers.





September 2007
Architect Geoffrey Goldberg’s Lincoln Park Residence wins 2007 AIA Chicago Divine Detail award.




Chicago Salaries

April 2007
“Light Source” article features architect Geoffrey Goldberg and his wife Lynne Remington’s Lincoln Park home.




Milwaukee Home and Fine Living, February 2007

Milwaukee Home and
Fine Living

February 2007
“High-Tech, High Style” article features the Mentor Residence.




Crain's Chicago Business, December 2005

Crain's Chicago Business

December 2005





Chicago Home and Garden, July - August 2004

Chicago Home and Garden

July - August 2004





NorthShore, September 2001

NorthShore Magazine

September 2001





VM+SD, March 2000


March 2000





Architectural Lighting, January - February 1995

Architectural Lighting

January - February 1995





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