Break out your thinking caps – Australian and international creative practitioners are invited to submit designs that will transform Sydney’s most famous landmarks into a living canvas of light during next year’s Vivid Sydney, which next takes place from 23 May – 9 June. Light artists, lighting projection designers, companies and manufacturers, architects, students, graduates, creative industry companies – anyone and everyone is welcome put forward innovative lighting and projection designs and installations for inclusion in Vivid Light 2014. Competition can be fierce with over 300 applications received in 2012 for Vivid Light, with 20 per cent coming from outside Australia. Acting Minister for Trade and Investment, George Souris, said Vivid Sydney was a highlight on the international creative calendar and presented a unique opportunity to showcase light design excellence and innovation to a vast local and international audience. Vivid Sydney 2013 delivered record crowd numbers with crowd attendance up 60 per cent from the year before and global media coverage in more than 200 countries and territories worldwide.
Vivid Sydney is owned and managed by the NSW Government’s tourism and major events agency, Destination NSW. For more information visit www.vividsydney.com Expressions of Interest to participate in Vivid Light 2014 close Friday, 4 October 2013.