Hidden Lumens: A Call for Videos
New York City is filled with light - an indelible stamp on its culture, architecture, and life.  You’re invited to submit a short unedited video of the city’s lights through your eyes. Show us what you see, of hidden gems, playful moments, or treasured icons of light.  Videos will be collected and presented during the 2016 Lumen Awards Gala. Submission deadline is extended to May 15, 2016. Click Here for further details.

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the 2015 Lumen Gala


Lumen Gala Table Tickets Sold Out!

Cocktail Hour Tickets, Journal Advertising and Sponsorship Opportunities

are still available for the

48th Annual Lumen Gala

Thursday, June 16, 6:00pm
Chelsea Piers, Pier 60, New York, NY

to mail or fax to:
Anna Kim, Enterprise Lighting Sales
20 West 36th Street, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10018
Fax: 866-802-6581 | Email: akim@enterels.com


Lumen Gala Table Waiting list
If you did not reserve a table or seat for the 2016 Lumen Gala, you have the opportunity to be placed on a waiting list. Please contact Anna Kim for more information.

Sponsorship Opportunities
There are sponsorship opportunities and your generous contributions not only help fund the Lumen Awards, they also help the Lumen Program contribute financial support to over 24 IESNYC programs annually. Contact Anna Kim for more information.

2016 Lumen Journal Advertising
Advertising Material Due: May 1, 2016
Click Here for Ad Requirements
To submit Ads and for Advertising Questions email: LumenAds@iesnyc.org

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.