Monday, The Impact & Influence of LIGHT on COLOR (CEU available)


Monday, August 21, 2017 - 8:30am - 10:00am


The Impact & Influence of LIGHT on COLOR


Mon Aug 21, 8:30 AM- 10AM

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center of New York

at the NewYorkNow Trade Show

Room 1A 01 Lower Level


Amy Figueroa, our Benjamin Moore authority, will give an overview of the properties of color and light in addition to a history on lighting options. She will also discuss the various types of lighting available today and how light technologies can enhance or alter colors within a space.

 You will also gain an understanding of metamerism, Color Rendering Index (CRI), Light Reflectance Value (LRV) and how these elements impact design & color decisions.




Amy L. Figueroa is an Architectural & Design Representative for Benjamin Moore, North America's favorite paint, color and coatings brand. As part of Benjamin Moore's A & D Representative Team, she serves as a Brand Ambassador. In her tenure at Benjamin Moore, Figueroa works closely with Architects and interior designers to provide product specifications, continuing education courses and color tool resources. In addition, she hosts networking events to bring designers and contractors together, instilling key brand messaging and industry news.

Prior to Benjamin Moore, she owned and operated her own Painting and Decorating Company in the Hudson Valley of New York from 1999-2012. Her work has been seen on both Extreme Makeover Home Edition and the American Choppers television series'. In addition, she is a Certified Professional Life Coach specializing in Executive and Career Coaching, and also has a creative passion for photography.

 Figueroa is currently a member of the American Society of Interior Designers, AIA, International Furnishings and Design Association (IFDA NY), and the National Association of Professional Women.

Register before August 14 for Early Bird Rate: 

IFDA Members $25 

Guests $45

Student Members $0 

Student Guests $10


After August 14 & at the door:

IFDA Members $40 

Guests $60

Student Members $10 

Student Guests $20


This presentation is CEU certified.

Register to get your credits here.