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Light Middle East Awards 2021
Light Middle East Awards
Light Middle East Awards

Light Middle East Recognition Awards 2021

The Light Middle East Awards is here to showcase the brilliance in architectural lighting and design. We look forward to welcoming everyone to the next edition in 2021.

Celebrating the best in lighting design

On the evening of the 30th of September, Light Middle East hosted the lighting design recognition Awards, an extension of the Light Middle East Awards ceremony in a casual setting with the sole aim to celebrate excellence in lighting design; to celebrate the businesses that take action and make a real difference to our industry and share them with the world.

If you are a lighting designer/studio well established in the region or new to the scene, and have worked on an exciting project (completed or in progress) whose lighting design express’s the characteristics of light, demonstrates excellence and skillful mastery over the challenges and raises the standard of the profession, submit your entry soon to have a chance to get the recognition you deserve.

Awards Shortlist 2021

Lighting Design Project of the Year

House of wisdom

House of Wisdom by Delta Lighting Design

Mosque of Light (Gargash Mosque) by Studio N

Mosque of Light (Gargash Mosque) by Studio N

Sharjah Mosque by Light Concept

Sharjah Mosque by Light Concept

The Nebula by STUDIO MARK

The Nebula by STUDIO MARK

The Opus by Omniyat, Dubai by dpa lighting consultants fzllc

The Opus by Omniyat, Dubai by dpa lighting consultants fzllc

Best Newcomer – Design Practice

Ati

ATI - New Lighting Design Department

Studio Mark

STUDIO MARK

Entertainment and Leisure Lighting Design of the Year

SENSASIA Stories Spa, Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates by Studio N

SENSASIA Stories Spa, Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates by Studio N

Aquaventure Phase 3 by Light Touch PLD LLC

Aquaventure Phase 3 by Light Touch PLD LLC

Mobility Pavilion at Expo 2020 by Delta Lighting Design

Mobility Pavilion at Expo 2020 by Delta Lighting Design

Skydive Dubai HQ by Light Touch PLD LLC

Skydive Dubai HQ by Light Touch PLD LLC

The Nebula by STUDIO MARK

The Nebula by STUDIO MARK

Top Golf by CD+M

Top Golf by CD+M

Exterior, Public Realm & Landscape Lighting Design of the Year

Al Korba by 3Brothers for Lighting

Al Korba by 3Brothers for Lighting

Dubai Expo 2020 - Entry Portals by AECOM

Dubai Expo 2020 - Entry Portals by AECOM

Manar Mall Promenade, RAK by CD+M

Manar Mall Promenade, RAK by CD+M

On the Other Side of Time by IDEPCONSULT

On the Other Side of Time by IDEPCONSULT

Place of Worship Lighting Design of the Year

Abrahamic Family House by Drees & Sommer Gulf

Abrahamic Family House by Drees & Sommer Gulf

BAPS Hindu Mandir by Studio Lumen

BAPS Hindu Mandir by Studio Lumen

DIFC Mosque by CD+M

DIFC Mosque by CD+M

Mosque of Light (Gargash Mosque) by Studio N

Mosque of Light (Gargash Mosque) by Studio N

Sharjah Mosque by Light Concept

Sharjah Mosque by Light Concept

Hospitality Lighting Design of the Year

The Address Skyview, Dubai by dpa Lighting Consultants

The Address Skyview, Dubai by dpa Lighting Consultants

Hotel Indigo Dubai by CD+M

Hotel Indigo Dubai by CD+M

JA Lake View Hotel, Dubai by Nulty

JA Lake View Hotel, Dubai by Nulty

Salero Bahrain by Studio N

Salero Bahrain by Studio N

SLS Dubai Hotel by Light.Func

SLS Dubai Hotel by Light.Func

The Opus by Illuminate

The Opus by Illuminate

Retail Lighting Design of the Year

Gate Avenue at DIFC by CD+M

Gate Avenue at DIFC by CD+M

Grapes & Dates by NIU

Grapes & Dates by NIU

Mall of Oman by AECOM Lighting

Mall of Oman by AECOM Lighting

Riyadh Front by CD+M

Riyadh Front by CD+M

Souq Madinat Jumeirah Refurbishment by Light Touch PLD LLC

Souq Madinat Jumeirah Refurbishment by Light Touch PLD LLC

Tornado Dune Plaza by GLARE

Tornado Dune Plaza by GLARE

Workplace, Education & Healthcare Lighting Design of the Year

Legatum Private Offices DIFC by STUDIO MARK

Legatum Private Offices DIFC by STUDIO MARK

Expo Route 2020 by dpa lighting consultants fzllc

Expo Route 2020 by dpa lighting consultants fzllc

House of Wisdom by Delta Lighting Design

House of Wisdom by Delta Lighting Design

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Centre by UMAYA Lighting Design

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Centre by UMAYA Lighting Design

Inspire & Connect office - Raw yet colorful by Smith Tait DMCC

Inspire & Connect office - Raw yet colorful by Smith Tait DMCC

The English College Dubai by CD+M

The English College Dubai by CD+M

Award Categories

Light Middle East

This category is aimed at recognizing the lighting design of a Hospitality project (completed or in progress), the quality of who’s lighting design for the interior and exterior best incorporates lighting as part of the scheme (i.e. how the light works with the materials and finishes and the different moods it creates within the space) and whose exterior lighting is carefully designed with regard to placement, intensity, timing, duration and color – controlling light pollutions and preserving the night sky.

Sponsored by Scientechnic

Light Middle East

This category is aimed at recognizing the lighting design scheme for an outlet project (completed or in progress) that has used lighting as a tool to create experiences which influence consumer’s mood and behavior in commercial spaces right from food to fashion.

Sponsored by LEDFlex Group

Light Middle East

This category is aimed at recognizing the lighting design scheme of a project (completed or in progress) that manages to transform the mood of customers and illuminate the unique façade, architecture and structure of all types of leisure and entertainment buildings such as sports facilities, stadia, theatres, cinemas, Theme Parks, museums and public light art installations.

Sponsored by Cinmar

Light Middle East

This category is aimed at recognizing the lighting design for a project (completed or in progress) that showcases exceptional use of light to best support each space. Whether this be Offices, Education or healthcare facilities where the lighting is people friendly, multi-functional, task-orientated and innovative.

Sponsored by Linea Light

Light Middle East

This category is aimed at promoting excellence in lighting design and illumination in rich and diverse qualities of exteriors, public realm, facade and spaces open to public (completed or in progress).

Sponsored by Intiled

Light Middle East

The intent is to recognize the best in architectural lighting design for a completed project located in the Middle East. Entrants must be lighting designers and awards will be granted only to the team or teams that performed the conceptual and detailed design of the architectural lighting for the project that was submitted. The project must be a permanent architectural lighting design solution for which construction was completed after 1 Sep 2019.

Sponsored by Scientechnic

Light Middle East

The intent is to recognize a design practice who is new to the scene (established in the Middle East since Sep 2019), whose recently completed work deserves to be recognized for its innovative or state-of-the-art lighting design within complex projects and has demonstrated excellence in innovation, collaboration between project teams leading to successful lighting projects.

Sponsored by Creation Gulf

For Award Nominations please get in touch with:

Dishan Isaac

Senior Show Manager

Light Middle East - Dishan Isaac

Light Middle East Awards Sponsors

Headline Sponsor

Scientechnic

Silver Sponsor

Osram - Traxon | Ecue

Category Sponsors

Cinmar Lighting Systems
Creation Gulf
Intiled
Ledflex
Linea Light

Light Middle East Awards Winners 2021

Lighting Design Project of the Year

Lighting Design Project of the Year

THE OPUS BY OMNIYAT, DUBAI by DPA Lighting Consultants FZLLC

Retail Lighting Design of the Year

Retail Lighting Design of the Year

Riyadh Front by CD+M

Entertainment and Leisure Lighting Design of the Year

Entertainment and Leisure Lighting Design of the Year

The Nebula by STUDIO MARK

Workplace, Education & Healthcare Lighting Design of the Year

Workplace, Education & Healthcare Lighting Design of the Year

House of Wisdom by Delta Lighting Design

Exterior, Public Realm & Landscape Lighting Design of the Year

Exterior, Public Realm & Landscape Lighting Design of the Year

Dubai Expo 2020 - Entry Portals by AECOM

Place of Worship Lighting Design of the Year

Place of Worship Lighting Design of the Year

Sharjah Mosque by Light Concept

Best Newcomer - Design Practice

Best Newcomer - Design Practice

STUDIO MARK

Hospitality Lighting Design of the Year

Hospitality Lighting Design of the Year

SLS Dubai Hotel by Light.Func