Eaton Announces Winners of the 40th Annual SOURCE Awards Lighting Design Competition
Power management company Eaton announced the winners of the 40th Annual SOURCE Awards lighting design competition, part of the company’s commitment to celebrating current and future lighting designers and specifiers. The winners were recognized on Monday, May 8 at LIGHTFAIR® International 2017 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Six professional awards and seven student awards were presented.
- Tec Studio Inc., Columbus, Ohio, and designer Ardra Paige Zinkon, CLD, IALD, for the lighting of the Columbus Metropolitan Library-Main Branch, Columbus, Ohio.
- Robert Singer and Associates, Inc., Basalt, Colorado, and the design team of Robert Singer, IES, IALD, and Kim Quint, LEED AP,IALD, for the lighting design of the private residence.
- Karpinski Engineering, Cleveland, Ohio, and designer Marian K. Perez, LC, MIES, for the lighting design of the Erie County Historical Society, Watson-Curtze Mansion and Carriage House in Erie, Pennsylvania.
- Receiving two awards, Lighting Design Innovations, Batavia, New York, and the design team of Paul D. Mercier, MS, LC, IALD, MIES and Kimberly R. Mercier, MBA, PE, P.Eng., LEED AP, MIES, for the lighting upgrade at Whitehead Hall at the City of New York Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York, and for the lighting design of the 1st Street SW Underpass in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
- RNL, Denver, Colorado, and designers Rachel Fitzgerald, MIES, IALD, LC, LEED AP BD+C and Jeanette Zagone, LC, for the lighting design of the Metro Division 14 Expo Light Rail Operations and Maintenance Facility in Santa Monica, California.
- Hazel Chang from Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, for her conceptual lighting design of a music recording company’s sports stadium skybox, titled Sonata Music Classical Skybox. A past winner in 2014 and honorable mention winner in 2015, Chang was under the instruction of Jeanne Mercer-Ballard, M.A., associate professor in the Department of Applied Design, Interior Design program and D. Jason Miller, AIA, NCARB, assistant professor in the Department of Sustainable Technology and the Built Environment.
- Elizabeth Hundley from Appalachian State University for her conceptual lighting design office building project, titled Incandescent. Hundley was the winner of last year’s competition and was under the direction of Hessam Ghamari, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Applied Design, Interior Design program, as well as Jeanne Mercer-Ballard.
- Emma Morris, also from Appalachian State University, for her conceptual lighting design restaurant project, titled “Bloom” a Turkish-American Restaurant. Morris was under the direction of Mercer-Ballard.
- Marissa Sexton from University of Missouri-St. Louis and Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, for her healthcare facility project, titled Healing Light – The Green Health Center. Sexton was under the direction of Thomas P. Collins, P.E., adjunct professor of Electrical Engineering.
- Emily Miller from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, North Carolina, for her conceptual eatery project, titled Element. Miller was under the direction of Amanda Gale, Ph.D., assistant professor of the Interior Architecture program at the university.
- Kassondra Hauck from Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, Michigan, for her project, titled The Community Teen Center. Hauck was under the instruction of Julie Qun Zuo, associate professor of Interior Design in the Department of Human Environmental Studies at the university.
- Abigail Chin, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, for her restaurant project, titled Gourmasia. Chin was under the direction of Kevin Woolley, Ph.D., assistant professor of Interior Design in the Department of Art and Design at Purdue University.