Next LPWA special event, dedicated to International Year Of Light, was held in Astana, Kazakhstan, 4-6 July 2015. Our firm “on-screen” light painting exposition was a part of Astana City Celebration Day, and a part of big national “ArtFest” with theme “Future Energy: Solar Fire, Earth, Wind and Water”.
As usual for LPWA special events, all artworks were selected by local curator from previous LPWA exhibitions, and we are honored to announce total list of participants, consisting of 60 artists from 18 countries:
ARMENIA David Galstyan
AUSTRALIA Rob Turney, TigTab
BELGIUM Palateth, Jan Teunis
BRAZIL Natalia Pires
CANADA Patrick Rochon
FINLAND Janne Parviainen, Hannu Huhtamo
FRANCE Juls Boo, Julien Breton, Julien Versi, Chanette Manso, Diliz, Rewolf, Marko93, Nico Luz, Jester Lights, MASS Lighter, Cesium LightGraff, Jadikan, Frederic Ferreira, Vincent Bruno
GERMANY Alex Gnezdilov, LightMark, JanLeonardo, Electrical Movements in the Dark, Joerg Miedza Photography
ITALY Pablo Pietri
JAPAN Trevor Williams
KAZAKHSTAN IIya Martynov
NETHERLANDS Jelle Schuurmans
RUSSIA Sergey Churkin, Mikhail Tormakov, Nick Deev, Vladimir Mikhailutsa, HoryMa
SPAIN El Nino De Las Luces, Riders Of Light
UK Alan Jaras, James Streter, Dan Whitaker, Jon Steele, Rosetta Whitehead, Matthew Rey Treece
USA Steven Erra, Darren Pearson, Dennis Calvert, David Schlaich, Eric Mellinger, Michael Newcomer, Brian Matthew Hart, David Hull, Laura DelPrato, Jason D. Page, Jeremy Jackson, Alex DeForest, John Hesketh
We have to thank a lot to our Kazakhstan Local Representative Ilya Martynov for perfect management of this Special Event!
City townhall provided to all art exposition best place in Astana - a whole central boulevard. Please, have a look how it was.
Exposition was accompanied by deep house music. In combination with our surrealistic artworks it was mind blowing!
As usual for LPWA Special Events, we organized master classes and live photo booth, where visitors was involved into world of light painting.
Congrats to all artists involved!
All photos by Ilya Martynov and Astana ArtFest.
Best regards Sergey