Recognized for a passionate commitment to good design
Throughout the years, Luminaire and its founders Nasir and Nargis Kassamali have been recognized for their contributions to design. These awards highlight the commitment to promoting good design as well as the endless pursuit of exemplary architectural design of our offices and showrooms.
AIA Florida Award of Excellence
AIA Florida 2021 Award of Excellence, Renovations & Additions for Luminaire's Coral Gables Showroom Expansion.
Nasir and Nargis Kassamali awarded the Compasso d’Oro for their support of Italian design.
Nasir and Nargis Kassamali received the Game Changers 2015 Award by Metropolis Magazine
AIA Florida recognizes the Coral Gables showroom with the 25-Year Test of Time Merit Award of Excellence
AIA Florida presents the Bob Graham Architectural Awareness Award to Nasir and Nargis Kassamali
Luminaire has received additional recognition national and international publications including Intramuros, Abitare, Interni, Interiors and The Miami Herald.
2009 Nasir Kassamali recognized with the Italian Trade Commission’s Business and Culture Award
2008 Coral Gables showroom honored with the Test of Time Award (25 Years) from the Miami Chapter of the AIA
2007 Nasir and Nargis Kassamali named Florida Design Legends by the Wolfsonian-FIU
2002 Nasir and Nargis Kassamali nominated as Chrysler Design Award’s Design Champions
2001 Corporate Office earns Awards of Excellence from both the AIA Florida and the Miami Chapter of the AIA
1996 Coral Gables showroom wins the Test of Time Award (10 Years) from the AIA Florida
1993 Nasir and Nargis Kassamali presented with the Design Leadership Award by the Miami chapter of the AIGA
1984 Coral Gables showroom garners Design Excellence Awards from both the AIA Florida and the Miami Chapter of the AIA