2017 Lumen Gala Gallery


2017 Lumen Video


2017 Lumen Judges

Theresa M. Genovese
AIA, NCARB, LEED AP
Principal, CetraRuddy Architecture D.P.C.

Martin van Koolbergen
AIA, IALD, LC, LEED AP
Partner, KGM Architectural Lighting

John Newman
Partner, LOOP Lighting

Eileen M.E. Pierce
Principal, Pierce Lighting Studio

Fritz Lueng Ta
Associate, Schwinghammer Lighting LLC

Avinash Rajagopal
Senior Editor, Metropolis

Gary Wong
Studio Leader, BOLD


2017 Lumen Journal


2017 Lumen Committee

Chairs
Clara Powell, Cooledge
Adrienne Shulman, Tech Lighting/ELEMENT

Lumen Awards Advisor
Megan Carroll, New York Digital

Board Advisor
Randy Sabedra
, RS Lighting Design

Members
Cathy Bontempo, HarborLight Design
Jordan Cohen
, International Lights
Jay Dompor, Schwinghammer Lighting
Nathalie Faubert, Cline Bettridge Bernstein Lighting Design
Manny Feris, Lutron Electronics
Anna Kim, Enterprise Lighting Sales
James O’Blaney, O’Blaney Rinker Associates


Winners of the 2017 IESNYC Lumen Awards

On June 15, 2017, the IESNYC announced the recipients of the 2017 Lumen Awards at the 49th annual Lumen Gala at Pier 60, Chelsea Piers. Ten Lumen Awards were presented and the winners were publicly recognized for their professionalism, excellence and originality in lighting design. Once again, approximately 900 members of the lighting community and affiliated design industries from all over the country attended the gala. The Gala was the winners night to shine and everyone's night to bask in the glow of all the festivities of a most illuminating evening!

Congratulations to the Winners for their Outstanding Achievements!


 

Award of Excellence

United States Air Force Academy, Center for Character & Leadership Development
Colorado Springs, CO

LIGHTING DESIGN
Brandston Partnership Inc.
Scott Matthews, Daniel Haas, and Naomi Freedman

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Photography: Magda Biernat, OTTO

Award of Merit

SteelStacks Campus
Bethlehem, PA

LIGHTING DESIGN
L’Observatoire International
Hervé Descottes, Wei Jien, Jeff Taylor, Jessica Jie Soo Tchah, Kristy Philp, and Oliver Huang

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Photography: Halkin Mason Photography

Award of Merit

Squarespace Global Headquarters 
New York, NY

LIGHTING DESIGN
Lighting Workshop 
Steven Espinoza, Doug Russell, and Juhee Woo

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Photography: Magda Biernat, OTTO

Award of Merit

Saks Fifth Avenue at Brookfield Place
New York, NY

LIGHTING DESIGN
Lighting Workshop
Doug Russell and Courtney Yip

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Photography: Found Associates

Award of Merit

Hyundai Capital Convention Hall 
Seoul, South Korea

LIGHTING DESIGN
KGM Architectural Lighting
Moritz Hammer, Charlotte Cantillon, and Martin van Koolbergen

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Photography: Nacasa & Partners Inc.

CITATION for Excellence in Exhibition Lighting

Manus x Machina, The Metropolitan Museum of Art 
New York, NY

LIGHTING DESIGN
Dot Dash
Christopher Cheap, Isabel Sanchez Sevillano, Brian Cheap, and Jelisa Blumberg

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Photography: Brett Beyer

CITATION for Sensitive Upgrade of an Iconic Building

The Met Breuer 
New York, NY

LIGHTING DESIGN
SBLD Studio
Attila Uysal, Amy Ruffles, and Jorge Ruiz

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Photography: Peter Aaron

CITATION for Historic Decorative Fixtures

Park Avenue Armory Veterans Room
New York, NY

LIGHTING DESIGN
Fisher Marantz Stone, Inc. 

Paul Marantz, Hank Forrest, and Carla Ross Allen

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Photography: James Ewing/OTTO

CITATION for Transformation of a Space Through Lighting

599 Lexington Avenue Ground Floor Upgrades
New York, NY

LIGHTING DESIGN
Tillotson Design Associates
Suzan Tillotson, Mitul Parekh, and Shan Jiang

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Photography: Chris Cooper

CITATION for the Lighting of an Art Installation

1.8 by Janet Echelman
Washington, DC

LIGHTING DESIGN
Arup 
Jake Wayne, Brian Stacy, Anthony J. Cortez, and Liberty MacDougall

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Photography: Ron Blunt

About the Lumen Awards

The IESNYC Lumen Awards program was conceived and managed by the New York City Section of the Illuminating Engineering Society in 1968. It was developed to publicly recognize lighting design members whose exceptional professionalism, ingenuity and originality in lighting design has culminated in some of the world’s most innovative lighting projects.



Awards are presented in the following categories:

Lumen Award of Excellence
The highest level of recognition for permanent architectural application.

Lumen Award of Merit
Meritorious recognition for permanent architectural application.

Lumen Citation
Special recognition for an art installation, technical detail, portion of a single project, temporary installation or other work.