The Second Studio Podcast Interviews Eric Johnson

The Second Studio is a popular design and architecture podcast hosted by architects David Lee and Marina Bourderonnet. They recently interviewed our own Eric Johnson for an in-depth conversation about lighting design. Among the topics covered in this thoughtful and entertaining conversation are the role and value of the lighting designer, lighting technology, [...]

December 27th, 2021|Press|

EJA designs lighting for the World’s Best New Winery by Robb Report

From the January 2021 Robb Report: ... the US cleaned up in two categories thanks to the ever-fruitful Napa Valley. The Best Cabernet Sauvignon was awarded to Bond St Eden 2015 while Promontory, opened in 2017, was crowned the World’s Best New Winery. Promontory’s own Cory Empting was also named the World’s Best Winemaker. [...]

February 26th, 2021|Press|

Davis Winery Lights Help to Sell Wine

From July 2018 Meninger's Wine Business International: When Mike Davis opened his Calistoga Winery, Davis Estates, in 2016 he strove to use his background in technology in surprising ways. This includes creating 13 different musical sound zones lit with 4,000 LED lights...Primarily the lights are used to give a golden colour to the [...]

August 1st, 2020|Press|

Preservation Design Award – St. Joseph’s Art Society

The St. Joseph’s Church is the winner of a 2020 Preservation Design Award for Rehabilitation. Award recipients are selected by a jury of top professionals in the fields of architecture, engineering, planning, and history, as well as renowned architecture critics and journalists. About this project Imagine a deteriorated 16,638 square foot church sitting [...]

July 20th, 2020|Press|

G&G Magazine – Coffeebar Menlo Park

Realised by Walker Warner Architects in collaboration with NICOLEHOLLIS (Interior Design) and Eric Johnson & Associates (Lighting Design), Coffeebar is a contemporary space in the heart of Silicon Valley’s venture capital center, Menlo Park, California. by GandGMagazine.eu | Feb 01, 2020 The design teams collaborated with Coffeebar founder Greg Buchheister to reimagine a [...]

February 1st, 2020|Press|

LightShow West – West Coast Lighting Insider Article

Eric Johnson’s Lighting Design Brings the “Home” to Contemporary Residential and Hospitality Architecture by Lois I. Hutchinson | Oct 22, 2019 | WCLI Feature Article Author: Lois I. Hutchinson Eric Johnson credits his father, Merlin Johnson, with ensuring a thorough lighting education for his sons; his brothers all worked in the Bay Area lighting [...]

October 22nd, 2019|Press|

Award of Excellence – Interior Lighting Design – 2019 IES Illumination Awards

Award of Excellence - Interior Lighting Design - 2019 IES Illumination Awards SILVER OAK ALEXANDER VALLEY WINERY INTERIOR, Healdsburg, CA Designers: Eric Johnson, Markus Wolf – EJA Lighting Design, Inc. Photos: Patrik Argast Juxtaposing state-of-the-art vinification with traditional barn-inspired architecture resulted in a modern yet sustainable facility—the first production winery to be awarded LEED Platinum [...]

August 22nd, 2019|Press|