Elizabeth Baths | Landart / Workshop
Become a part of the festival of light! Make your own lantern and hang it in Smetana Park where we will create an ambient landart installation together... or you can take your light home for keepsake.
DEPO2015 AND VARY’S PEOPLE
SEDLECKÝ KAOLIN PARTY ZONE
Thermal – Becherovka Stage | DJ + VJ show
Admire a live video projection on a full-grown chestnut tree while keeping warm by a digital fireplace and enjoy a DJ show as you wait for your drink at the adjoining bar. Here, you will satisfy all your senses.
Multilab Sutnarka (CZ)
I. P. Pavlova Street – vacant lot where the Gestapo HQ used to stand (former police building) | Audiovisual show
On the site where not long ago a file was kept on everyone, an audiovisual work of art will appear, oscillating on the verge of fascination, suffering, and illusion.
BORIS VITÁZEK AND ZUZANA SABOVÁ (SK)
WORDS ON A WIRE
Dvořák Park | Site-specific installation
We can only envy the liberty and freedom of birds. The same goes for the freedom of expression, which, in many aspects, is even more fragile.
PAVLA BERANOVÁ (CZ)
Mill Colonnade | Interactive light laboratory
At the Mill Colonnade, we will materialise the dream of knowledge. The playful installation will entrance mechanics, moving machine, and gadget fans of all ages.
Castle Tower | Light show and KSO
The Castle Tower rises to the sky like an imaginary lighthouse in the middle of the festival route. Visitors will be enchanted by the visual as well as the musical element based on well-known classical music pieces. The Mayoress of the City of Karlovy Vary will launch the story at a ceremony held on the 9th of September at 09.30 pm.
TOMÁŠ KARBAN AND THE KARLOVY VARY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
FREEDOM TO DREAM
Municipal Savings Bank | Video mapping
Dreaming about freedom may have various forms. Even though everything seems to be just fine, sometimes, an obstacle or a drama appear that need to be overcome. Without dreams, however, there would not be any of the popular happy endings.
SVITLANA REINISH (UA) AND VISION FACTORY (CZ)
GH Pupp | Light installation
Grandhotel Pupp is a symbol of elegance and style. The same can be said about the Bubbles, a fragile installation making use of 200 light balls to create an elegant luminous cloud.
NINA A. ŠOŠKOVÁ (SK)
Charles IV Park | Light installation
Charles IV Park will witness the landing of a UFO – a shining silver object releasing smoke and attracting explorers from afar.
YASUHIRO CHIDA (JPN)
Giant static projections await you along the entire route. You will find them at these locations: Thermal – Grand Hall | Dvořák Park | St. Mary Magdalene’s Church | Karlovy Vary Municipal Theatre
The charm of Karlovy Vary needs no lengthy description. But why not emphasise it by colourful projections for 2 nights? On the light route, you will also see giant static projections on facades that complement the overall atmosphere of the festival of light.
NIGHT PROJECTION (HU)