2018 Lumen Gala Gallery


Lumen Gala Fashion Report!

The first theme was GOLD for the Golden Anniversary noted by the self-appointed Fashion Editor for the EdisonReport. Read on >


Lumen Golden Ticket Winner

Congratulations to Melannie McCloskey from Kugler Ning Lighting! She won $100 VISA Gift Card


2018 Lumen Judges

Francesca Bastianini, Principal, Sighte Studio LLC
Noele De leon, Senior Lighting Designer, WeWork
Guy Geier, Managing Partner, FXCollaborative Architects
Andressa Lopes, Senior Associate, Cooley Monato Studio
Christopher Marta, Director, L’Observatoire International
Olivia Martin, Managing Editor, The Architect’s Newspaper
Robert Nadel, Vice President, Energy and Lighting Systems, Ltd


2018 Lumen Video


2018 Lumen Journal


Check Out the Lumen Awards on Instagram

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2018 Lumen Committee

Chairs
Clara Powell, Cooledge
Adrienne Shulman, ERCO Lighting

Lumen Awards Advisor
Megan Carroll, New York Digital

Board Advisor and Creative Director
Randy Sabedra
, RS Lighting Design

Lumen Gala and Journal Sales Chair
Anna Kim
, Enterprise Lighting Sales

Master of Ceremony
James O’Blaney
, O’Blaney Rinker Associates

Members
Cathy Bontempo, HarborLight Design
Jordan Cohen
, International Lights
Jay Dompor, Schwinghammer Lighting
Nathalie Faubert, Cline Bettridge Bernstein Lighting Design
Manny Feris, Lutron Electronics
Robert Schulz, HLB Lighting Design
Bradley Sisenwain, HLB Lighting Design




Winners of the 2018 IESNYC Lumen Awards
at the 50th Annual Lumen Gala

 

On June 14, 2018, the IESNYC announced the recipients of the 2018 Lumen Awards at the 50th annual Lumen Gala at Pier 60, Chelsea Piers. Eleven Lumen Awards were presented and the winners were publicly recognized for their professionalism, excellence and originality in lighting design. Approximately 1,000 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

London Mithraeum
London, United Kingdom

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

Schreiber Studio
Matthew Schreiber

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Photography: James Newton

Interview with Suzan Tillotson—Winner of Three Awards

Award of Excellence

Bloomberg European Headquarters
London, United Kingdom

LIGHTING DESIGN
Tillotson Design Associates
Suzan Tillotson, Mitul Parekh, Erin Dreyfous, Sara McElroy, and Krista Kennedy

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Photography: Nigel Young / Foster + Partners

Award of Merit

The Roy and Diana Vagelos Education Center
New York, NY

LIGHTING DESIGN
Tillotson Design Associates
Suzan Tillotson, Erin Dreyfous, Scott Baillie-Hinojosa, and Christopher Cheap

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Photography: © Nic Lehoux Photographie

Award of Merit

1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge
Brooklyn, NY

LIGHTING DESIGN
Lighting Workshop
Doug Russell and Jeeyoung Park

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Photography: John Muggenborg

Award of Merit

Longwood Gardens Renovation
Kennett Square, PA

LIGHTING DESIGN
L’Observatoire International
Hervé Descottes, Jason Neches, and Natalia Priwin

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Photography: Daniel Traub

Interview with Chris Marta

Award of Merit

McKim, Mead & White Dining Room Restoration
New York, NY

LIGHTING DESIGN
Kugler Ning Lighting
Jerry Kugler, Burr Rutledge, Junrui Wang, and Jackson Ning

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Photography: Jeff Goldberg/Esto

Interview with Burr Rutledge

CITATION for Ceiling Feature

George S. and Dolores Dore Eccles Theater
Salt Lake City, UT

LIGHTING DESIGN
Cline Bettridge Bernstein Lighting Design
Francesca Bettridge, Michael Hennes, Nira Wattanachote, and Glenn Fujimura

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Photography: Jeff Goldberg / Esto
Interview with Francesca Bettridge

CITATION for Humanitarian Action

Solar Lighting in Martissant
Port-Au-Prince, Haiti

LIGHTING DESIGN
PhoScope

Nathalie Rozot

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Photography: cLSF and Fokal



Interview with Nathalie Rozot

CITATION for Design Preservation

The Grill at the Seagram Building
New York, NY

LIGHTING DESIGN
L’Observatoire International
Hervé Descottes, Wei Jien, and Jenny Ivansson

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Photography: Scott Frances courtesy of Major Food

Interview with Wei Jien and Jenny Ivansson

CITATION for Art Installation

Wave/Cave
Milan, Italy

LIGHTING DESIGN
PHT Lighting Design
Peiheng Tsai and Mariana Basilio Verdeja

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Photography: Peiheng Tsai

Interview with Peiheng Tsai

CITATION for Public Art

Whiteout
New York, NY

LIGHTING DESIGN
Paramedia LLC
Erwin Redl

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Photography: Moorehart Photography

Interview with Erwin Redl

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.