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Signe Klejs

in Aarhus

Hesitation of Light

PRESENTED ON MAR 15, 2018
IN AARHUS @ VOL 36

Signe Klejs is the artist behind one of the most visible pieces of art that currently adorn Aarhus. How exactly do you get the idea to illuminate a bridge with the colors of the sunset? And how on Earth do you then manage to actually set it up?

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Painting With Light

BY MATEUSZ STANIEWSK
@ VOL 10 ON OCT 01, 2010

As part of PechaKucha Night in Barcelona Vol. 10, photographer Mateusz Staniewski presents a selection of light works and a series of incredible images that were all created without any use of Photoshop. In the presentation, he shares various techniques on how to paint with light.

"Presentation of the Day" on January 29, 2013.

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Silo 468 Light Art Project

BY TAPIO ROSENIUS
@ VOL 21 ON APR 14, 2012

Tapio Rosenius from Lighting Design Collective talks about their Silo 468 light art project for the City of Helsinki. This urban light art intervention uses wind, swarm intelligence, and logarithmic lighting control to achieve its artistic vision. The project is part of the Helsinki World Design Capital 2012 year.

"Presentation of the Day" on March 20, 2013.

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Light and Coloured Paper Art

BY JILLIAN ELDRIDGE
@ VOL 1 ON AUG 27, 2013

Thinking about the relationship of light and paper differently, Jillian Eldridge  discovers an interesting and abstract form of art by using light and coloured paper that creates for an interesting use of shadows and reflected light. Listen as she uses this fusioned medium to talk about her artistic pieces introducing people and moths. 

 

 

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The Beauty of Light

BY DANIEL BERMÚDEZ
@ VOL 11 ON NOV 19, 2013

Colombian architect Daniel Bermudez shares his ideas on light, beauty, and the social role of the architect, while showing some of his most impressive works, including the very auditorium where PechaKucha was held. (in Spanish)

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Light Affectations

BY JAMES CLAR
IN NEW YORK

Media artist working with forms of light James Clar discusses his work. Much like the way television manipulates and controls light to convey the entertainment medium, James uses three-dimensional light sculpture to convey emotion. 

"Presentation of the Day" on July 1, 2014.

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Ceasar's Bridge over the Rein

BY LIN HIXSON
@ UNITED STATES ARTISTS 2014 ARTISTS ASSEMBLY ON MAR 24, 2015

The performance group Every house has a door was created by Mattew Goulish (playwright) and Lin Hixson (director) in 2008. They introduce us to their recent interdisciplinary projects - the installation performance Ceasar's Bridge and Testimonium. 

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Beauty Is a Bridge and Creativity Is Everything

BY ADRIANO FARINELLA
@ VOL 4 ON APR 15, 2016

Painter Adriano Farinella discusses the use of skyscapes as a visual metaphor for consciousness in his work.

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Creative Illumination

BY MASAMICHI SHIMADA
@ VOL 154 ON JAN 31, 2018

高知県、五位山緑地公園で年月と共に住民に忘れ去られ、ひっそりと山の斜面に佇んでいたローラースライダー。そこにイルミネーションを施し再び子供たちの笑い声があふれる場所に戻したアートプロジェクトについて島田 正道さんに語っていただきます。

At Goryosan greens park of Kochi Prefecture, a sinewy roller slider lays quietly on the slope of the mountain, long forgotten by the surrounding residents living in the vicinity. Under the guise of an art project, Shimada Masamichi introduced to the roller slide, a creative display of illumination, giving it a new leash of life and filling ithe region once again with children's laughter.

 

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Small moments of light (which create beauty)

BY CLAIRE ROSE
@ VOL 14 ON MAR 06, 2018

Claire Rose presents a walk on the wild side...with light.