The New York Lighting community gathered for its annual fete—the 43rd Annual Lumen Gala—on June 8 at Chelsea Piers. More than 700 attendees, representing the design, manufacturing, and sales channels of the lighting industry, gathered to celebrate excellence in lighting design.
Eleven Awards in three categories were presented.
Awards of Excellence: Science Storms at the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, Focus Lighting; Arthouse at the Jones Center, Austin, Texas, Lumen Architecture; and Art Collector's Loft, New York, Renfro Design Group.
Awards of Merit: Lincoln Center, New York, Tillotson Design Associates; Bank of America Tower at One Bryant Park, New York, Cline Bettridge Bernstein Lighting Design; and 155 North Wacker Drive, Chicago, One Lux Studio.
Lumen Citations for Library Restoration: The Morgan Library & Museum, McKim Library Restoration, New York, Renfro Design Group; for Lighting Transformation: Mall of America, South Avenue Renovation, Bloomington, Minn., Cooley Monato Studio; for Residential Lighting: Flavor Paper, Brooklyn, N.Y., Lighting Workshop; for Façade Lighting: Burj Khalifa, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Fisher Marantz Stone; and for Simple and Playful Use of Light: ABKCO Music and Records, New York, RS Lighting Design.