The 32nd Annual GE Edison Awards were presented May 4, 2015, at an evening awards program and reception at the American Museum of Natural History during Lightfair, which was held this year in New York City. Nine projects, which all use GE Lighting products, were given citations and awards of merit and excellence. The program’s top honor, the GE Edison Award, was presented to Banks|Ramos Architectural Lighting Design for the design of the Square Inc.’s headquarters in the firm’s hometown of San Francisco. 

Matthew Millman Photography

GE Edison Award, Award of Excellence, and Award for Environmental Design
Project: Square Inc. Headquarters, San Francisco
Lighting Designers: Banks|Ramos Architectural Lighting Design, San Francisco

Marcus Ebener Fotografie

Award of Excellence
Project: LWL-Museum of Arts and Culture in Muenster, Germany
Lighting Designers: Licht Kunst Licht, Bonn, Germany

Alise O'Brien Photography

Award of Excellence
Project: St. Louis Art Museum East Building, St. Louis
Lighting Designers: Arup, London, San Francisco, and New York

Stefan Müller Fotografie

Award of Merit
Project: Art Museum Ahrenshoop, Germany
Lighting Designers: Licht Kunst Licht, Bonn, Germany

Zooey Braun

Award of Merit
Project: Drees & Sommer Headquarters, Stuttgart, Germany
Lighting Designers: Lichtwerke Architectural Lighting Designers, Cologne, Germany

Joseph Romeo

Award of Merit
Project: Dulles Metro Rail/Silver Line, Virginia
Lighting Designers: Domingo Gonzalez Associates, New York

Marcus Ebener Fotografie

Award of Merit
Project: Ministry of the Interior of Baden Wurttemberg
Lighting Designers: Licht Kunst Licht, Bonn, Germany

Morgan Sheff Photography

Award of Merit
Project: Northrup Auditorium Renovation, Minneapolis
Lighting Designers: HGA, Minneapolis; Arup, San Francisco

Jesper Kongshaug

Special Citation for Creative Lighting Effects
Project: “Northern Lights” at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C.
Lighting Designers: LightingDesign.dk, Copenhagen, Denmark; Image Engineering, Baltimore; The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, D.C.

For more information on the GE Edison Awards, visit: www.gelighting.com/LightingWeb/na/resources/edison-awards/overview/