The two-stage international design competition to create an innovative, state-of-the-art fixture design that responds to New York City's unique architectural and urban landscape, while meeting performance requirements for a city streetlight is nearing completion. In anticipation of selecting a winning proposal, an exhibit and lecture have been scheduled. Details are listed below.

Exhibit: Works from the City Lights Design Competition

Dates: October 21 through November 7, 2004

Location: The Museum of the City of New York


The exhibition features models and drawings from the three competition finalists (Atelier Imrey Culbert, New York; Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Chicago; and Thomas Phifer and Partners, New York) and design concepts by other competitors from around the world.

Lecture: Winner's Lecture

Date: November 8, 2004

Time: 6:00 pm

Location: Center for Architecture

536 LaGuardia Place, New York City


The winner of the City Lights Design Competi-tion will discuss the winning entry, which will be selected in October.