Lines are open for Lamp Lighting Solutions Awards 2013
10 December 2012 12.30 GMT
(Spain) - International lighting design competition open for entries from designers and architects.
If you’re lighting designer, architect, urban planner, interior designer, engineer, landscaper or student, the Lamp Lighting Solutions Awards 2013 is open for your paticipation. A contest of international renown, last year's competition received 594 projects from more than 46 different countries.
Prizes will be awarded to projects that have successfully met the architectural lighting needs of an indoor or outdoor space, having created a positive synergy between the architecture, interior design, landscaping and lighting. LAMP LIGHTING SOLUTIONS AWARDS value the creativity, innovation and sustainability of the lighting projects, regardless of the manufacturer or the brand of lights used in the project.
The awards are divided into four categories:
1. Architectural Outdoor Lighting Lighting projects for exterior illumination such as: facades, sport facilities, monuments, canopies, etc.
2. Indoor Lighting Lighting projects for interior illumination such as: shops, restaurants, museums, exhibition halls, single buildings, offices, etc.
3. Urban and Landscape Lighting Lighting projects for urban illumination such as: squares, roundabouts, avenues, streets, parks, bridges, etc.
4. Students Proposals This year's theme is "Light to connect"; lighting projects, both indoor and outdoor, in which light is used as a tool to connect people and/or spaces: squares, streets, parks, beaches, malls, airports, car parks, etc. Only idea-based projects will be accepted.
The jury will determine four finalists in each category and four winners, with a total economic reward of 48.000€, higher than 2011:
Architectural Outdoor Lighting Award: 15.000€
Indoor Lighting Award: 15.000€
Urban and Landscape Lighting Award: 15.000€
Students Proposals Award: 3.000€
The jury's verdict will be announced at a special event in Barcelona in June 2013. The LIGHTING CONCEPTS '13 book will include the finalists' projects.
Registration for the awards and the submitting of projects can be made on-line at www.lamp.es/en/prizes/inscription until 31st January 2013.