By Design Day 2013

By Design Day, the annual fundraising day for Light Relief in the UK and Behind the Scenes in the US and Canada, takes place this year on Wednesday April 24 on both sides of the Atlantic.

One of the main fundraising events for these charities, By Design Day focuses attention on the various ways that individuals can support these two organisations ...



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Singapore’s Performing Arts Centre has its own performance

Martin Exterior Show at Singapore’s Performing Arts Centre is a star in its own right The Civic, Cultural and Retail Complex in Singapore blurs the boundaries between retail and cultural areas, as well as indoor and outdoor spaces, with spatial transitions that exude energy and encourage discovery. This state-of-the-art Complex, which ...




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Robe Does It Gangnam Style for Psy Concerts

Chart topping rapper Psy - Korea’s most popular singer and originator of the current Gangnam Style phenomena - performed two special concerts recently, both of lit with Robe moving lights in a design by Mr Myeong Soo Kim. The first was a one off concert for 8000 fan club members at the Seoul Stadium in Jamsil. The second, two days later, was ...



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Ice Age Live is Painted with Light

Luc Peumans from Genk, Belgium based creative visual design practice, Painting With Light, has designed lighting for the new “Ice Age Live” show, a vibrant stage adaptation of the 20th Century Fox ‘Ice Age’ animation movies featuring the same much loved characters and a new story. The show is scheduled to tour internationally for the ...



$9M in New Funding for RGB Laser Light Engines

Laser Light Engines, Inc. (LLE), the leader in laser illumination for high-brightness digital projection, announced $9 million in venture funding in September, with an additional $6 million anticipated from new investors. "This new funding will allow us to accelerate commercialization of LLE's breakthrough laser illumination technology, which we ...



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GLOW 2012

10 - 17th November, 2012. Eindhoven, The Netherlands.

GLOW - Forum of light & architecture

From November 10th to 17th, 2012, the city center of Eindhoven once again turns into a forum of interventions, installations, interactions, performances and events based on the phenomena of artificial light. Last year, the GLOW festival attracted over ...



The Olympic Torch donated by Robe lighting’s CEO Josef Valchar.

Olympic Torch Wins £6200 for Light Relief

The Olympic Torch donated by Czech moving light manufacturer Robe Lighting CEO Josef Valchar was auctioned off for charity at the PLASA trade exhibition at Earl’s Court in London. Leading European AV rental company AED Rent offered the winning bid of £6200. All the proceeds will go to entertainment technology industry charity Light ...



SLL Lecture London’s Legacy: A Celebration in Light

October 11, 2012 The Building Centre, London The evening's lecture describes the floodlighting of the Olympic Arena, introduces techniques to overcome lighting of high-definition TV in arenas generally and highlights the magnificent lighting of the New Year's Eve and Jubilee celebrations in London. On Monday, 4 June 2012 the Diamond ...



Showlight 2013

18-21st May, 2013. Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic. If you are passionate about what you do and open to ideas, both new and old, then Showlight 2013 is for you. At the only international lighting event organised by and for entertainment lighting professionals, you will:

  • hear from some of the leading names in the industry
  • see the latest ...