Artist Talk Fri 6 Dec from 2.30pm in The South Room at The Lowry

FREE TO ATTEND, NO BOOKING REQUIRED 2.30pm – Antony Barkworth-Knight – Homage to the Rain: An insight Antony Barkworth-Knight is a filmmaker from Manchester, UK.  Working across multiple disciplines he creates eclectic work spanning artist film, documentary, music videos and live performance. Central to his work is a strong interplay between audio and visual elements. […]

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Become a conductor of music and light! European Premiere of Light Orchestra Announced for Lightwaves Festival 2019

Light Orchestra is an interactive light and sound installation that invites visitors to become conductors, moving their arms to direct a symphony of light and music. From a conductor’s podium, visitors can direct an orchestra of motorized projectors that create beams of light and unique musical sequences that respond to the maestro’s movements. The light […]

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Call Out for Digital Ambassadors: Wave-Field Crewe & Salford

 INSTALLATION, NETWORKS, OPPORTUNITY, WORKSHOPS Wave-Field – outdoor digital art installation AMBASSADORS PROGRAMME OPEN CALL / DEADLINE: Sunday 10 November 2019 Cheshire East Council, SHIFT and QuaysCulture are delighted to announce this exciting opportunity for residents of Greater Manchester and Cheshire East. Wave-Field is an internationally renowned artwork produced by Lateral Office and CS Design with soundscape by Mitchell Akiyama. […]

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Spectrum in Montreal

The interactive artwork Spectrum by HUB Studio that premiered at #lightwaves2018 is now on display in Montreal until 14 October. Co-commissioned with , Quartier des spectacles, Montréal, Spectrum will subsequently be available for international touring, engaging audiences all over the world in playful exchanges of light and sound. See some amazing images of the Spectrum installation in Montreal here […]

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2019 SHINE Artists Announced

This year, we’re delighted to be collaborating with Light Up The North network partners Light Night Leeds and Light Up Lancaster to deliver SHINE 2019.  The SHINE programme aims to nurture and develop new talent, giving artists the opportunity to exhibit or perform new work in a professional environment.  Following an open call for submissions […]

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