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Finalists for SLL Young Lighter 2019 confirmed

We are delighted to announce the names of the four finalists for the SLL Young Lighter 2019 competition.

A panel of judges, representative of different areas of the lighting industry from lighting design and academia to sales and manufacturing have reviewed the developed entries from the shortlisted entrants. Whilst the quality of the entries was extremely high, the judges have now highlighted four stand out entries to go through to the finals, which will be held at LuxLive, at the ExCel London on 14 November 2019.

See the 2019 finalists below:
  • Anna Wawryzniak (Peter Andres Lichtplanung, Germany), A Light Booster Metro Car for the Commuting Work Force: Human Centric Lighting in Underground Transportation
  • Fatemeh Dastgheib (KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm), Outdoor Lighting and Perception of Safety from a Female Perspective
  • Melissa Kennedy (WSP, London), Texture within the Light: Evaluating the Impact of Textured Light upon the Sensual Atmospheres within Art, Architecture and Design
  • Nils Voerste (Bauhaus-Universit├Ąt Weimar, Germany), Evidence based Lighting Design for Urban Environments: Natural and Artifical Lighting Impacts on Peoples' Experiences of Public Space
Watch the finalists' video presentations and find out more about the competition

The winner will be announced at the Lux Awards on 14 November 2019, receiving the title, SLL Young Lighter 2019 and £1000.

2019 marks the 25th year of the SLL Young Lighter competition. Over the year’s we have seen some incredible projects and notable winners, making this competition an invaluable platform to explore and discuss ideas relating to light, particularly for those at the early stages of their career.

If you would like to find out more or if you are interested in entering the 2020 competition, please contact [email protected] or telephone 0208 772 3685.