2018 AboutSpace Custom Lighting Design Competition

AboutSpace invites all young and aspiring designers to participate in the AboutSpace Custom Lighting Design Competition. 

About Space is known for its creativity, great design, new lighting technologies and are committed to providing the opportunity for young designers to have their lighting designs prototyped and potentially produced commercially. 

Entrants are invited to submit a forward-thinking, creative lighting design and encourage the use of the latest commercial technologies and trend forecasting in the submission.


For the competition, we are looking for you to design an decorative pendant light:

  • To suit a residential or commercial interior
  • Of Original Design
  • Up to a maximum of 900mm in diameter 

The design will be in the format of a detailed line drawing for production at 1/100 scale with measurements and materials designed along with a short description of the components of the light and an explanation of the features of the design. 

Entries are open until 5pm on the 24th of January, with the winner announced on the 1st of February.

Terms and conditions are available below on the entry form 

Have your original design made into a prototype and receive royalties if it is commercially produced