Directed and designed by Public Art Australia, Paris Festival of Lights' 2019 edition was awarded a Australian Good Design Award for Architectural Design (Urban Design & Public Spaces), and an Australian Event Award for Best Achievement in Design
Curated by Public Art Australia, Vivid Sydney 2019 was recognised by the International Festivals & Events Association (IFEA) and received 15 accolades at the 2019 IFEA Pinnacle Awards including a Gold placing in the Grand Pinnacle category.
'This exhibition is a bespoke immersive temporary urban experience using the collaborative skills of many design specialists - industrial designers, theatrical set and lighting designers, electrical and mechatronics engineers and composers. It's a memorable traveling exhibition.'
(Good Design Awards Jury Feedback)
‘A magical and entertaining exhibition, but this exhibition has above all a purpose.'
(Michel Saint Jalme, Director, Paris Zoological Park)
‘The experience was extraordinary, I was amazed by the engineering’
‘The first time I saw such a light show, it was very very special’
‘A very beautiful and delicate experience’
(Audience Feedback, Paris Festival of Lights 2019)