Lighting Design

LightSpaces is a vision of Michaud Cooley Erickson (MCE), offering specialty lighting design services for over twenty years. The name ‘LightSpaces’ emphasizes the importance we place on integrating lighting within the overall project design. State of the art technology applied in an architecturally sensitive way is the hallmark of our collaboration with a design team. We specialize in layering of light, integrating architecture and lighting, utilizing standard fixtures for creative applications, offering project specific solutions, collaborating with manufacturers to create one-of-a-kind fixtures, modeling lighting effects through computer rendering and working with the entire project team to provide ambient, safe, and efficient lighting solutions.

Photo Reference: Bloomington Central Park


LightSpaces provides a broad range of services to assist architects, designers, and other trade professionals in creating a cohesive and energy efficient lighting design solution that best suits the clients’ needs. Our services include, but are not limited to the following:


  • Lighting Consultation
  • Concept Boards
  • Lighting Fixture Specifications
  • Light Fixture Cutsheets
  • Lighting Plans/Details in AutoCad and Revit
  • Lighting Controls Specification/Layout
  • Computer Renderings
  • Photometric Calculations
  • Energy Code Compliance
    (Lighting Power Density Calcs, etc.)
  • LEED Accreditation
  • Lighting Controls Commissioning
  • Lighting Punchlist