The call for entries for the 2015 Lamp Lighting Solutions Awards has recently been opened and Lamp’s 6th competition for lightning solutions design is now taking place.
Lamp awards projects that have successfully met the architectural lighting needs of an indoor or outdoor space, having created a positive synergy between architecture, interior design, landscaping and lighting and values the creativity, innovation and sustainability of lighting projects, regardless of the manufacturer or the brand of lights used in the project.
If you are a lighting designer, architect, urban planner, interior designer, engineer, landscaper or student, you are invited to present your projects! The competition is very competitive and the last edition received 608 projects from 52 countries.
For 2015, there are four (4) competition categories, thus four (4) awards reserved for different kinds of lightning solutions.
- Architectural Outdoor Lighting Award (8,000 Euro): lighting projects for outdoor illumination such as: facades, sport facilities, monuments, canopies, etc.
- Indoor Lighting Award (8,000 Euro): lighting projects for indoor illumination such as: shops, restaurants, museums, exhibition halls, single buildings, offices, etc.
- Urban And Landscape Lighting Award (8,000 Euro): lighting projects for urban illumination such as: squares, roundabouts, avenues, streets, parks, bridges, etc.
- Students Proposals Award (2,000 Euro): this year’s theme is “Light and darkness”; lighting projects, both indoor and outdoor, in which not only light but also shadow and darkness play a key role in defining form and space, revealing the surface and texture and in creating ambience and character: urban areas, landscapes, cathedrals, churches, transport interchanges, airports, hotels, shops, restaurants, etc. Only idea-based projects will be accepted.
All types of architectural lighting projects whose building works have been finished between 1st January 2013 and 31st December 2014 are eligible for submission.