Vivid Sydney’s Dazzling Light Installations

We first wrote about Vivid Sydney a few days ago when we asked you to watch Urbanscreen’s transformation of the Sydney Opera House and now we have some photos from the whole event. The 18-day extravaganza is all about turning Sydney into a canvas of light, music and ideas. For those of us who can’t make it out there by the closing date of June 11, 2012, we can enjoy these photos from some of the highlights including The Electric Canvas’ large scale projection of the Customs House and The Buchan Group’s ghostly, subaquatic mapped water projection called sub|version! (See immediately below.)

"An array of visual geometries and interplays punctuate the narrative and explore the relationship of light, water, perception and the unexpected in this strangely submerged, inverted reality," said Buchan Group Associate Director Gary Edmonds. "Some elements are intended to nudge at the edge of perception, leaving the viewer unsure what they might have glimpsed, while others are plainly revealed, striving for attention."










Vivid Sydney website
Photos via [Vivid Sydney Facebook, Vivid Sydney Flickr Group]






November 29, 2016

Klimt-Inspired Golden Map of Manhattan Celebrates the Bright Lights of New York at Night

Though designer Rafael Esquer has lived in New York City for 20 years, he’s still in awe of its bright lights and buzzing nightlife. As the founder of Alfalfa Studio, a branding and graphic design house based in Lower Manhattan, he creates pieces inspired by his enlightening experiences in the Big Apple. His latest project, a shimmering map entitled Iconic New York Illuminated, captures the magic of Manhattan after dark.

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