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14 - 15 NOVEMBER 2018 | ExCel, London

Mark Major

Speirs and Major

Mark was educated in the UK and overseas. He trained and practised as an architect prior to focusing on the unique relationship between light and architecture.

He first met Jonathan Speirs at Lighting Design Partnership before opening his own practice in 1989. In 1993 he formed a working association with Jonathan Speirs and Associates which developed into Speirs + Major. He is the Director responsible for running the day to day activities of the London studio.

Mark has worked on a diverse range of international projects from architectural lighting to urban master–planning and light art and has been honoured with a number of national and international lighting awards including the Lighting Designer of the Year 2007. He has also worked on three RIBA Stirling Prize winning projects; Magna Science Adventure Centre, 30 St Mary Axe and the Maggie’s Centre in London.

  • Wednesday 15 November
    • 12:00


      Mark Major of Speirs + Major
      Mark Major is principal of the multi award-winning lighting design practice Speirs + Major. Trained as an architect, Mark has worked on a wide range of high-profile projects including the Millennium Dome, Beijing International Airport, the refurbishment of the Royal Festival Hall and the re-lighting of the interior of Saint Paul’s Cathedral. He acted as the lighting design advisor for the London 2012 Olympics. Mark is a member of RIBA, the IALD and a fellow of the Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland.