Izzy Savage and Levina Djajadi won Lighting Design Competition Awards

LightingDesingCompetition2015 graduate (and valedictorian) Izzy Savage and rising-senior Levina Djajadi won two of three 2015 Russell Cole Memorial Lighting Design Competition Undergraduate Awards!



The Illuminating Engineering Society, Los Angeles Section (IESLA) established the Russell Cole Lighting Design Competition to honor Russell Cole and preserve the memory and meaning of his attitudes toward lighting, lighting education and assisting everyone in their pursuit of knowledge; encourage education in lighting for college students, undergraduate or graduate, who have given evidence of innovative thought and implementation in their studies of light and lighting; and provide financial support for students in recognition of their accomplishments.

2015 entrants were required to submit one 11’x17” Design Booklet of his or her lighting design and narrative. Finalists presented their projects to judges on May 13, 2015.

Winners were announced at the Lumen West 2015 Award Banquet “Inspired by Downton Abbey” on June 20, at the Avalon Theatre, Hollywood, California.
Architecture/Landscape/Interiors Senior Lecturer Heather Libonati, current President of The Illuminating Engineering Society, Los Angeles Section, presented the Lumen West 2015 awards.

Congratulations Izzy and Levina!

June 20, 2015
Lumen West 2015
top left: Levina Djajadi, left, being presented her 3rd Place award “check” by Heather Libonati
top right: Izzy Savage, left, being presented her 2nd Place award “check” by Heather Libonati
bottom left, left to right: Heather Libonati, Levina Djajadi, and Izzy Savage, just prior to presentation of their “checks”
bottom right: Heather Libonati, Izzy Savage, and Levina Djajadi at the Afterparty