Joshua Spitzig

Director, New York, New York

As an Associate of Atelier Ten’s New York office, Joshua leads the New York lighting studio with over two decades of experience in lighting design. With a passion for designing environments that are both beautiful and sustainable, Joshua uses light to reinforce the architectural character of his projects. Joshua’s lighting experience spans a diverse range of sectors and includes projects such as parks, university campuses, building facades, stadiums, restaurants, hotels, museums, residences, master plans, and corporate offices. Drawing on a deep understanding of architectural lighting combined with a classical training in theatrical design, he strives to tell the story of a space with both artistry and technical expertise.

Joshua was named one of the industry’s top 40 under 40 lighting designers by Lighting Design Magazine in 2016 and has been honored with several awards, including the IESNYC Lumen Award of Excellence. He earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts from DePaul University in Chicago and is a professional member of the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) of North America.