Made in Hull, UK

In 2013 it was announced that Hull would become ‘City of Culture 2017’, the second city in the UK to be awarded City of...

LewesLight, UK

Taking place October 2016, the second LewesLight Festival built on the success of the previous year, expanding to include a broader team of designers...

Winter Lights, UK

January’s dark evenings were illuminated throughout London’s Canary Wharf by angels, glowing graffiti and floating poetry, revealed by state-of-the-art light technology. These formed part...

Lightwaves, UK

Quays Culture recently launched the UK’s biggest digital light festival, Lightwaves, which took place in December last year. The festival brought light to the...


Lightpool, UK

Over 50,000 people attended the LightPool Festival from October 28 to November 2 2016 in Blackpool. The newest light art festival in North England...

illuminating York, UK

Students from York College, Fulford School, St Wilfrid's RC Primary School and The Mount School took part in Society of Light and Lighting (SLL)...

Lyon Fête des Lumières, France

Words by Graham Festenstein, Lighting Designer and organiser of LewesLight. Lyon’s Festival of Light takes place around the 8th December each year and, as the...

Amsterdam Light Festival, Netherlands

Every edition, Amsterdam Light Festival artworks are selected by a jury through a Call for Concepts, where international artists are asked to submit new...


Tate Modern Switch House, UK

Following on from its previous design for the original musuem in 2000, Arup’s considered lighting scheme ensures that, while the Switch House’s multitude of...

Mathematics: The Winton Gallery, UK

Arup’s lighting scheme for Zaha Hadid Architects’ Mathematics: The Winton Gallery combines dynamic and static lighting to showcase the mathematical significance of the 1929...

Kaufhaus des Westens, Germany

Licht Kunst Licht has developed lighting concepts for three department stores in the Kaufhaus des Westens (KaDeWe) Group. Working alongside renowned architects, the German...

Design Museum, UK

Showcasing the power of interdisciplinary collaboration, London’s new Design Museum is both an example of, and a place for, exceptional contemporary design, of which...