nathan thompson design director the flaming beacon
Nathan has worked with light in many fields, including corporate, theatrical and music performance, manufacturing, specialist contracting, art making, education, and design consulting.
Always passionate about passing on his knowledge Nathan has been teaching architects, artists and designers at various colleges and universities, as well as presenting specialist lectures to design groups in many countries. In 2008/ 2009 Nathan was the Art Foundation visiting professor at the department of Design Media Arts in the School of Art and Architecture at UCLA in Los Angeles, and in 2010 he was a guest teacher in the lighting design master’s program of the architecture department at Hochschule Wismar, Germany.
As The Flaming Beacon’s Design Director Nathan has guided the company to its eminent position; highly sought after for its ability to understand and deliver against the concerns of the architect, owner and operator alike.
Nathan is a professional member of the PLDA.