darc to host ‘The Aesthetic of Sustainability’ talk with Tala

September 26, 2022

(UK) – In partnership with darc magazine, which will be celebrating its 10-year anniversary during LDF, Tala is hosting a panel discussion at its pop-up showroom on Club Row in Shoreditch on Wednesday 28 September 2022.

Hosted by darc’s Editor Sarah Cullen with an incredible panel including biophillic design expert Oliver Heath, Tala’s William Symington and Sophie O’Rourke founding member of the Green Light Alliance.

Oliver Heath is an Architectural and Interior Designer and his practice Oliver Heath Design is focused on delivering health and wellbeing in the built environment. Heath is a passionate advocate of sustainable design and has acted as a spokesperson for the likes of the UK’s Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC), the Energy Saving Trust (EST) and the Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP).

Sophie O’Rourke is a Senior Lighting Designer from Brisbane, Australia working at AECOM in London. She is also a Founding Member of the Green Light Alliance, founded in 2020 with a vision to help everyone in the lighting sector understand their role in adopting and promoting the circular economy.

William Symington is a Director and Founding Member of Tala a sustainable British Lighting Brand launched in 2015. Tala design lighting inspired by nature centred around wellbeing and ‘healthy light’ where the light source takes centre stage.

‘The Aesthetic of Sustainability’ will cover sustainability and circular design, the trade-offs between efficient and beautiful ‘healthy light’, and how bringing nature and the feeling of natural light indoors by adapting colour temperature directly impacts our health and wellbeing.

Event arrival is from 5:30 pm, and the talk with begin at 6:00 pm, followed by an evening of networking and refreshments.

To register for your free ticket to attend, click here.