Alyssa Humphries Stewart

Assistant Professor and Director of the Center for Lighting Education
Interior Design & Fashion Merchandising
IDFM 114

alyssa.stewart@tcu.edu | 817-257-6326

Education

MFA, Lighting Design, Parsons School of Design, New School University
BFA, Design, Baylor University

Courses Taught

IDFM 20503 Fundamentals of Lighting
IDFM 20513 Digital Media in Lighting
IDFM 30503 Lighting and the Human Experience
IDFM 30513 Lighting for Interior Design I
IDFM 40503 Lighting for Interior Design II
IDFM 40513 - Senior Thesis in Lighting

Areas of Focus

Architectural lighting design with specific focus on light & health, light & education, sustainable design, global realities of energy poverty and the materiality of light.

Stewart, A.H. (2017). How One University is Rebuilding its Lighting Program: Texas Christian University Revamps a 20-year Old Lighting Minor. LD A, 47(1), 22-24.

Stewart, A.H. (2017) The Art & Science of Architectural Lighting Design, Perot Museum of Nature and Science’s Social Science & Creativity Program, Dallas, Texas.

Reddy, S. & Stewart, A.H. (2016). A Case for the Materiality of Light, Popular Culture Association/American Culture Associate Annual Conference, Seattle, Washington.

Klores, J., Humphries, A., & Dusing, M. (2015). Hog Heaven. Illuminating Engineering Society Illumination Awards. Competitive Entry. The Aileen Page Cutler Memorial Award for Residential Lighting Design Illumination Award of Merit.

Klores, J., Dusing, M., & Humphries, A. (2015). Residences at the Stoneleigh. Illuminating Engineering Society. Competitive Entry. The Edwin Guth Memorial Award for Interior Lighting Design Award of Merit

Klores, J., & Humphries, A. (2014). Love Field Sky Torus. Illuminating Engineering Society Dallas Section. Competitive Entry. The Edwin Guth Memorial Award for Interior Lighting Design Illumination Award.

Klores, J., & Humphries, A. (2014). Park Place Lexus Plano. Illuminating Engineering Society Dallas Section. Competitive Entry. The Edwin Guth Memorial Award for Interior Lighting Design Illumination Award.

Lighting Certified (LC) by the National Council on Qualifications for the Lighting Professions

LEED Accredited Professional specializing in Building Design & Construction (LEED AP BD+C) Certified by the U.S Green Building Council

International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD), Associate Member

Illuminating Engineering Society (IES), Member

Member International Interior Design Association (IIDA), Associate Member

IDA – Fort Worth City Center – Campus Center Chair

IES – Dallas Section President – 2014-2015

IES – Dallas Section Board Member 2012-2015

IALD – Dallas Chapter Coordinator 2010-2015