CLAUDIA KAPPL JOY, CLD, IALD
Principal, Creative and Managing Director
Claudia Kappl Joy holds Master Degrees in Architecture and Architectural Lighting Design and has more than 16 years of professional experience in both fields. She has lived and worked in Austria, the United Kingdom, Sweden and since 2007 calls Tucson, Arizona/USA her home and work base.
In 2013 Claudia co-found the five-person Lighting Design Consultancy Studio, CLL – Concept Lighting Lab, LLC., where she directs a range of projects – from large to small scale, from Masterplan to High-end Residential and Boutique Designs as well as Specialty Lighting Applications and Art Lighting.
Claudia has teamed up and worked with renowned firms like Rick Joy Architects, Marlon Blackwell Architects, Sebastian Mariscal Studio and Faulkner Architects, to name a few and frequently lectures, co-teaches, joins reviews and co-chairs juries.
Claudia’s fascination with the ephemeral quality of light and its essential role in creating moving atmospheric space is at the base of her design approach and interest.