Opportunity – Shine Emerging Artist Programme 2019

SHINE is an emerging artist commissioning programme delivered in collaboration by Light up the North partners, we recently featured profiles of those who took part in Shine 2018 as Emerging Artists and are now looking to recruit new artists for Shine 2019. Read on if you are interested or click here for further information and to apply. SHINE […]

Opportunity – CALL FOR PROJETCS : 2019 FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS LYON

Lyon Festival of Lights 2019 are calling out for projects to be a part of the event this year. The Deadline to submit proposals is 13 May 2019. Read on for info from their callout or visit their website for full details and to apply!  Would you like to be a part of the artistic programme […]

Jyväskylä City of Light 2019 – Open call for artists

Jyväskylä’s City of Light Festival is inviting artists, to submit proposals for their 2019 event by 15th April 2019. Read on for info from their callout or visit their website for full details and to apply!  Artists are invited to propose temporary light installations for the next edition of the City of Light festival in Jyväskylä, […]

Opportunity: Lumo Light Festival, Oulu seeking proposals!

Lumo Light Festival Oulu is inviting artists, designers, light artists and lighting professionals as well as students and institutions to submit their proposals for the 2019 event by March 25th. Read on for info from their callout or visit their website for full details and to apply!  Lumo Light Festival Oulu, now organised for the […]

OPPORTUNITY: St.Petersburg International Festival of Light Art is calling for proposals!

St Petersburg International Festival of Light Arts is looking for proposals. Read on for info from their callout or visit their website for full details!   Dear friends! St.Petersburg International Festival of Light Art “Light Nights” in Gatchina calling for proposals!   The festival will take place on 17 – 18 August 2019 in Gatchina Park near […]

Introducing: Our Shine 2018 Artists

SHINE is an emerging artist commissioning programme delivered in collaboration by Light up the North partners. The programme aims to support emerging artists in creating new digital artwork or performances for light festivals and provides bespoke mentoring and training for participants. 2018 was the third year the programme has been delivered. Below is some information […]

Workshop: Illuminos: Fill the Night with Light

Walk the Plank and Manchester City Council are collaborating on a series of Masterclasses from a series of professionals based around the theme of light, colour and texture. Details on the classes as a whole are further down the page, but of particular interest for Light artists/festivals is the following: ‘Fill the Night with Light […]