The luci/philips city.people.light award

The international city.people.light award was an annual competition run in conjunction with Philips.

This award represented a significant step towards promoting the use of light as an essential component in urban development. It honoured the towns or cities that best demonstrated the added value that lighting can bring to the urban environment.

Winners of the 2016 city.people.light awards

The 2016 city.people.light award ceremony took place on 4 November 2016 in Seoul, South Korea during the LUCI Annual General Meeting.

  • First prize: Aalborg (Denmark)
  • Second prize: Seoul (S. Korea)
  • Third prize: Emmen (Netherlands)
  • Special mentions: Lyon (France) and Busan (S. Korea)
  • People’s Choice award: Emmen (Netherlands)

Call for applications for the city.people.light award 2016

Call for applications for the city.people.light award 2016

Cities are invited to send in their entries for the 14th edition of the cpl award.

The deadline for entries has been extended to the 5th of September 2016.

Winners of the 2015 city.people.light awards

The 2015 city.people.light award ceremony took place on the 25th of September 2015 in Heslinki, Finland during the LUCI Annual General Meeting.

  • First prize: Avila (Spain)
  • Second prize: Valenciennes (France)
  • Third prize: Baia Mare (Romania)
  • Special mentions: Amsterdam (Netherlands) and Taipei (Taiwan)
  • People’s Choice award: Melilla (Spain)

Call for applications for the city.people.light award 2015

Cities are invited to send in their entries for the 13th edition of the cpl award.

The deadline for entries is the 12th of June 2015.

Winners of the 2014 city.people.light awards!

The 2014 city.people.light award ceremony took place on the 7th of November 2014 in Dubrovnik, Croatia during the LUCI Annual General Meeting.

  • First prize: Leipzig (Germany)
  • Second prize: Copenhagen (Denmark)
  • Third prize: Strasbourg (France)
  • Special mentions: Pula (Croatia) and Wellington (New Zealand)

Call for applications for the city.people.light award 2014

Cities are invited to send in their entries for the 12th edition of the cpl award.

Download the 2014 brochure and entry form (in English)

The deadline for entries is the 31st of August 2014.

Winners of the 2013 city.people.light awards

The 2013 city.people.light award ceremony took place on the 15th of November 2013 in Guangzhou, China, during the LUCI Annual General Meeting.

  • First prize: Rietberg (Germany)
  • Second prize: Seoul (South-Korea)
  • Third prize: Geneva (Switzerland)
  • Special mentions: Zhengzhou (China) and Wuppertal (Germany)

Winners of the 2012 city.people.light awards

The winners of the 2012 LUCI/PHILIPS city.people.light awards were announced at the cpl award ceremony in Medellin (Colombia) on the 16th of November 2012 during the LUCI Annual General Meeting.

  • First prize: Lyon (France)
  • Second prize: Stavanger (Norway)
  • Third prize: Genk (Belgium)
  • Special mentions: Taipei (Taiwan) and Moscow (Russia)