31st January 2013 is the deadline to participate on the Lamp Lighting Solutions Awards 2013
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. They value the creativity, innovation and sustainability of the lighting projects, regardless of the manufacturer or the brand of lights used in the project. A contest of international renown that received 594 projects from more than 46 different countries during the last edition.
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.
The awards are divided into 3 categories: Architectural Outdoor Lighting, lighting projects for exterior illumination such as: facades, sport facilities, monuments, canopies, etc., Indoor Lighting, lighting projects for interior illumination such as: shops, restaurants, museums, exhibition halls, single buildings, offices, etc. and Urban and Landscape Lighting, lighting projects for urban illumination such as: squares, roundabouts, avenues, streets, parks, bridges, etc.
The first winner of each category will be awarded with 15.000 €.
A special category is turn to Students proposals, with a prize of 3.000€ for the winner.
The president Francesco Iannone, with the other components of the jury, will announce the verdict during a special event in Barcelona in June 2013. At the end of the competition all the finalist' projects will be included in the book Lighting Concepts '13.