Creative contest for young designers and architects:


The competition is addressed to people associated with architecture, art, industrial design, design and all other fields of science. In the competition, individuals, individually or in teams – up to a maximum of 4 people – may participate as authors of the works.


The competition is organized by the Polish Lighting Industry Association in cooperation with the Agencja SOMA – the organizer of the International Trade Show LIGHT and Silesian architectural studios: Goczołowie Architekci Studio Autorskie and Pracownia OVO Grąbczewscy.


The goal of the competition is to design artificial lighting. It can be a whole lighting system, a luminaire, a hanging lamp, a standing lamp, but also any lighting element with an innovative function and form.

The project should go beyond the limits of typical thinking about the role and possibilities of lighting in architecture, interior design and design.

Only entries which have not yet been awarded and which are not published in the national and international media and publishing houses can be submitted for the competition.

The selection of winners is in the hands of the Competition Jury. It consists of well-known and respected architects, designers and lighting specialists.


The winners of the competition receive cash prizes.

The works of the winners and finalists are presented at the post-competition exhibition accompanying the International Trade Show of Lighting Equipment LIGHT.

The sponsor and founder of the Awards are lighting companies. In addition to cash prizes, the projects selected by the Jury will be produced in the form of a prototype. The prototype of the awarded design will be prepared and presented at the International Trade Show of Lighting Equipment LIGHT.