Illusory space is a nomination in which lighting projects, distorting space, based on optical illusions or any other instruments directly affecting psychological perception of space are presented. Any tools and techniques, leading to an unexpected picture of the landscape, completely hidden in the daytime.
Emotions, atmosphere, perception is a nomination with lighting projects that focus on deep emotional aspect are presented. Theatricality and all lighting techniques, plunging the viewer into the certain atmosphere play the major role.
Shape in the space is a nomination of lighting projects representing changing of shape, its plasticity and role in general picture of landscape lighting design.
The best foreign project is a nomination in which the authors who live outside Ukraine take part.
Winners are chosen based on the results of the competition.
The jury evaluates the entries in each category separately. The jury works behind closed doors.
The winners will be announced on 21 October, 2016
The competitor is responsible for the contents of the presentation
The poster must be submitted in PDF format with the maximum resolution of 150 dpi and the maximum file size of 10 MB
The poster should be in English only
The content of the poster should be in a horizontal A1 format
The content of the poster should be legible (including text) when compressed in A3 format
The poster should contain a short description of the project no longer than 150 words in English
The location of pictures, sketches, plans and other visual information on the poster is up to the the author to decide
The poster should not contain any information about the authors, as well as a signature or any other information to identify designers or companies
The participants need to fill in the submission form on LIGHT YOUR GARDEN website
AESTHETICS OF THE PROJECT
Conformity of the project with the topic of the competition as well as fullness of the theme development
Conceptuality of the project
Harmony and compliance of lighting solutions with landscape style
The integration of aesthetics, form and functionality
Innovations in materials, details and decisions etc.
The project is considered generally
Integration of form and technology aesthetics
Functionality and easy installation
The complexity of the design (product) and methods of its solution (manufacturing)
Using technological, mechanical innovations, convenience
Integration of ecological and functional decisions with the environment of the area for which the proposed design was created
Using renewable energy sources or systems of low energy consumption
Considering light pollution
Environmentally friendly materials (non-polluting components) and recyclable materials
Originality of the submitted work / ideas
Historical value and bibliographic research within the project development
Quality of the written submission of the work (description of the concept)
The adequacy of the financial costs for project solutions realization
The contest is held to declare the best design project of lighting objects of landscape design and concept development of innovative lighting imagesof landscapes.
This year not only Ukrainian authors take part in the competition. Participation in the competition is free. The jury and their families as well as sponsors cannot participate.
There are no limits to the number of projects from one author - individual or team.
Submitting of the project is made by the authors (individual or team), design studios, educational and scientific institutions, public associations no later than 30 September 2016