Cooper Lighting, Peachtree City, Ga., is calling for entries for its 34th annual Source Awards national lighting design competition. The competition is open to all lighting designers, architects, engineers, professional designers and consultants.
All entries must enter projects based on conceptual lighting designs employing creative use of Cooper lighting fixtures, providing energy-efficient design solutions in addition to standard projects. Projects will be judged on blending of aesthetics, creative achievement and technical performance to the degree of which lighting meets project constraints, and design concept goals.
The competition seeks a creative use of fixtures providing energy-efficient design solutions in addition to standard projects. Winners have been awarded more than $600,000 as well as achieving industry-wide recognition. Past entry applications have included commercial offices, retail stores, galleries, libraries, banks, restaurants, convention centers, entertainment facilities and residences.
Cooper Lighting’s SOURCE Awards competition was created to further the understanding, knowledge and function of lighting as a primary element in design.
Entries must be postmarked on or before Jan. 31, 2011. Judging will take place in February. For more information, visit www.cooperlighting.com.