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  • City Lights Events

    The two-stage international design competition to create an innovative, state-of-the-art fixture design that responds to New York City's unique architectural and urban landscape, while meeting performance requirements for a city streetlight is nearing completion. In anticipation of selecting a...

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    Hosted again at Chelsea Piers on Manhattan's West Side, the Lumen Awards dinner on June 15 attracted a record 600-person crowd from New York's Design community (and beyond). Sponsored by the Illuminating Engineering Society of New York, the annual awards event-37 years and counting-recognizes...

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    The city of New York designs a new street light, incorporating energy efficiency and a bright, even light.

  • A Streetlight

    A streetlight. it seems a simple proposition–a pole and a light source. But ask any of the entrants who tackled this challenge in the two-stage City Lights Design Competition, and they will tell you otherwise.

  • 2006 Lumen Awards

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