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Lighting designer

Ross Alan De Alessi, American lighting designer. Member International Association Lighting Designers (lighting certified), National Council on the Certification Lighting Professionals, Illuminating Engineering Society, Washington Athletic Club.

Background

Alessi, Ross Alan De was born on April 16, 1955 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of August Eugene De Alessi and Angela Maria (Caredio) Leonard.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Stephens College, 1978.

Career

In-house lighting designer, GUMP'S, San Francisco, 1981-1984;principal, Ross De Alessi & Association, San Francisco, 1984-1987;principal, Luminae Lighting Design, San Francisco, 1987-1993;principal, co-founder, Ross De Alessi Lighting Design, Seattle, since 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Works include GUMP'S Christmas Windows, San Francisco (award of Distinction General Electric, 1986, Special Citation 1989, Edwin F. Guth award Illuminating Engineering Society 1989, 90), TAB Products Showroom, Los Angeles (award of Distinction General Electric 1987), St. Augustine's Church, Pleasanton, California (Section award Illuminating Engineering Society 1988), Los Angeles Quinta (California) Resort Plz. Fountains (award of Excellence General Electric 1988, Paul Waterbury award Illuminating Engineering Society 1989), McKesson Building Lobby, San Francisco (award of excellence General Electric 1988, Edwin F. Guth award Illuminating Engineering Society 1989), Brown & Bain, Phoenix (Merit award General Electric 1989), Saxe Gallery, San Francisco (Edwin F. Guth award Illuminating Engineering Society 1989), Plz. Park, San Jose, California (Paul Waterbury Special Citation Illuminating Engineering Society 1990), The Palace Fine Arts, San Francisco (Edison Award General Electric 1990, Paul Waterbury award Illuminating Engineering Society 1991, award of Excellence International Association Lighting Designers 1991), Le Touessrok, Island of Mauritius (Merit award General Electric 1993, Section Award Illuminating Engineering Society 1994, Paul Waterbury award 1994), St. Patrick's Seminary, Menlo Park, California (Edison award General Electric 1993, Edwin F. Guth award Illuminating Engineering Society 1994, Citation International Association Lighting Designers 1994), Palace of the Lost City, Republic of Boputhatswana (Award of Merit General Electric 1992, Paul Waterbury award International Association Lighting Designers 1993), Wells Fargo Bank-Flagship Bank, San Francisco (award of excellence General Electric 1992, Merit award Illuminating Engineering Society 1993, citation International Association Lighting Designers 1993), Santa Barbara County Courthouse, Santa Barbara (Paul Waterbury award Illuminating Engineering Society 1995, award of excellence International Association Lighting Designers 1995), City of Bridges, Cleveland (Edison award 1995, Paul Waterbry award Illuminating Engineering Society 1997), Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Grand Gateway of Entertainment, Las Vegas (award of excellence General Electrical 1998, Edwin F. Guth award Illuminating Engineering Society 1999, Merit award International Association Lighting Designers 1999), Helsinki Master Plan-Esplanade (Edison award 1999, Award of Distinction, Illuminating Engineering Society 2000, Merit award International Association Lighting Designers), Space Needle (award of excellence General Electric 2000, Illuminating Engineering Society 2001, Merit award International Association Lighting Designers 2001), Forth Bridge (award of excellence International Association Lighting Designers 2002), Montecasino (Merit award General Electric 2001, Section award International Association Design awards 2002).

Membership

Member International Association Lighting Designers (lighting certified), National Council on the Certification Lighting Professionals, Illuminating Engineering Society, Washington Athletic Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: scuba diving, traveling.

Connections

Married Susan Tracey Stearns, August 11, 1990. 1 child, Chase Arthur.

father:
August Eugene De Alessi Leonard

mother:
Angela Maria (Caredio) Leonard

spouse:
Susan Tracey Stearns

child:
Chase Arthur Alessi