40 under 40 Now Open for 2021 Nominations

by | Sep 16, 2021 | News

Are you a worthy recipient or do you know someone who deserves to be recognized for what they have achieved in lighting? The 40 under 40 program for 2021 is open for nominations and will close on November 12th  for nominators and November 19th for nominees.

The Awards have been active for five years with 200 recipients to date. Previously 40 under 40 was part of the Lighting Design Awards, which is no longer active. Filix Lighting, a past sponsor, has taken on the project and is working with the Light Collective for the class of 2021.

Read more information about nominating here.

The 2021 judges are as follows:

Paul Traynor – Light Bureau – UK
Regina Santos – Light Fusion – UAE
Elias Cisneros – 333 Luxes – Mexico
Aviva Gunzburg – NDY Light – Australia
Randy Reid – designing lighting (dl) – USA
Christine Sicangco – Christine Sicangco Lighting Design – Philippines

The 40 under 40 is a unique annual competition to select young and outstanding individuals who work in a creative capacity with the application of lighting in architecture. Nominations are accepted from international candidates under 40 and nominators must cite why the candidates are exceptional. Candidates should be passionate about lighting and display outstanding talent and potential and have demonstrable achievements in the field.

Winners will be announced in an online event on December 15th. Submit Nominations here.