The 2022 LIT Lighting Design Awards is now accepting entries into its two major categories, Lighting Product Design and Lighting Design. It welcomes submissions from professional, emerging designers and students until the 22nd of October 2022, the program promises to attract entries from some of the most forward creative lighting firms and independent designers from all around the world!

The LIT Lighting Design Awards was created to recognize the efforts of talented international lighting product designers and lighting implementers. We believe that lighting is both an art and a science, and is one of the most important elements of design. The LIT Awards were envisioned to celebrate creativity and innovation in the field of lighting products and applications.

This annual program aims to celebrate Projects, People, and their passion for the industry, through our rigorous judging process, we recognize those that have gone above and beyond.

In 2021, the awards received over 500 submissions from 33 countries, the range of work was as astounding as always, with honorees including Eleftheria Deko & Associates for the new lighting of the Acropolis of Athens and Monuments, Expolight based in Ukraine for the Madison Business Center and SPEIRS MAJOR and LEOX design partnership for the Tianan 1000 Trees project in Tianan china. Lighting Product companies such as CENTRSVET, A-Light and Delta Light have also been awarded… just to name a few.

The 2022 jury, composed of 35 experienced designers, lighting experts, academics and media representatives will select the winners in each category in November 2022. Past jurors have included Orlando Marques & Thiago Gaya from L+D Magazine, Yah Li TOH, Principal at Light Collab in Singapore, Sally Storey, Creative Director at John Cullen Lighting and Martin Klaasen at Klaasen Lighting Design and Lighting Design of Things.

BENEFITS

The “Lighting Design of the Year” & “Lighting Product Design of the Year” professionals and students will receive the coveted LIT Design Awards Trophy, their winning projects will be showcased to the global audience and be featured in the Annual LIT Awards catalog. Winning the LIT Design Awards is an opportunity to step into the global spotlight, elevate the company profile or boost a starting career. Enter here!

ENTRY FEES: LIT DESIGN AWARDS 2022

Professional CHF 220 incl. VAT ( approx: US$240) Same Product in additional categories at a 50% discount
Student CHF 100 incl. VAT ( approx: US$110) Same Product in additional categories at a 50% discount
DEADLINES: LIT DESIGN AWARDS 2022

10% Early Bird discount until April 24th, 2022
5% Extended Early Bird discount until June, 30th, 2022
Regular Deadline: August 31st, 2021
Final Deadline: September 30th till October 22nd, 2022 (10% late fee apply)
The program will close on the 22nd of October 2022.


ELIGIBILITY

The LIT Design Awards competition is open to anyone aged 18+ residing anywhere in the world. Professional entries will be judged against other professionals and student entries against other students.

Registration for the LIT Lighting Design Awards is now open and will close on October 22nd, 2022. Those who register before April, 24th, 2022; will receive an early bird discount of 10%.