For the Lighting Design Competition, the submissions will be evaluated based on the illumination properties, functionality, ease of use, aesthetic properties, ergonomics and energy efficiency. Lighting Projects Design will be judged based on the innovation, artistic content and aesthetical properties.
The Lighting Products award considers your submission on multiple dimensions, your product is evaluated together with its packaging, and if applicable maintenance/usage/application guide. Applicants should send high-resolution images of the product, together with a presentation of its packaging and application guides. For Lighting Projects Design Award, high-resolution images should be submitted.
For concept stage works, the A'Award is an early indicator of success for the concept stage products, this lets young designers, architects and design companies to register and patent winning products for commercial value generation, furthermore the A'Award connects young designers and design companies to the producer.
For realized designs, having the A'Award gives added value to your products and separates them from the rest of commoditized goods, it is an excuse to communicate your product to the media, a reason for press releases.
Each winner design receives the trophy, published online and at our best designs book, receives a certificate and sticker templates to be attached to the products, the A'seal of design excellence is also included in the winners package, this seal is valid for the entire product lifecycle without yearly fees.
This competition is open to both concept stage and realized lighting products, light sourcers, controls, still and interactive lighting projects by professional lighting designers and architects, product manufacturers and other business in this industry worldwide.
The winners of the A'Lighting Products and Projects Design are provided extensive and exclusive marketing and communication services to promote the success of winning the A'Award.
The winning designs appear on the A'best designs book which is available worldwide, this book is distributed to the high-profile magazine editors, design oriented companies and relevant parties. The winning designs are also exhibited in Italy, and the best designs will be picked for the permanent exhibition.
The winners of Lighting Products and Projects Design appear on magazines, newspapers, and many other publishing mediums.