Introduction and the purpose of the competition
The subject of the competition work is to design a system lighting luminaire or a family of luminaires, dedicated to a residential interior. System solutions should be associated with the lighting function it is supposed to fulfil.
The luminaire system for use in residential interiors should be characterized by simple construction and the possibility of creating a family of products, ensuring appropriate lighting conditions (depending on the application / place of use) and safe operating conditions.
The competition is organized by the Polish Association of Lighting Industry in cooperation with the Agencja SOMA – the organizer of the International Trade Show Light, and the Silesian studios: Goczołowie Architekci Studio Autorskie and OVO Grąbczewscy Architekci.
In the upcoming edition, KANLUX is the Competition Sponsor.
The industry patronage over the competition is held by the Faculty of Design of the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, the Faculty of Architecture of the Gdańsk University of Technology and the Institute of Architecture of the State Higher Vocational School in Racibórz.
The media patronage was taken by the following portals: InfoArchitekta.pl, Architekturaibiznes.pl and Sztuka Architektury.
The selection of the winners is in the hands of the Competition Jury. It was composed for years of well-known and respected architects and designers as well as lighting specialists.
The following persons took part in the deliberations of the Competition Jury:
Architect Beata Goczoł –Goczołowie Architects
Architect Oskar Grąbczewski –OVO Grąbczewscy Architects Studio
Artist, designer, architect Maciej Jurkowski-Lukas
Prof. Wojciech Wybieralski – Faculty of Design at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw
Representative of company KANLUX
Laureate / laureates of the 1st PRIZE of the previous edition of the competition
and as a lighting expert:
Marek Orłowski – Polish Association of Lighting Industry