New Light on Color - Understanding Infrared Reflectance

The New Light on Color seminar is one of the AIA-approved courses for architects and specifiers to earn up to three CEU credits in one afternoon that is being offered by the National Coil Coating Association. Attendees will learn about prepainted metal and how it can meet modern design and environmental requirements while offering cost-effective solutions for builders and building owners.

Learning Objectives

  1. Identify the important aspects of color choices for exterior applications.
  2. Describe the basic interactions of light, color and heat.
  3. Understand the impact that color choices can have on the environment.
  4. Learn about infrared reflectance as a technology that architects can employ in order to increase durability and reduce the heat island effect.


1 AIA LU/Elective