Winner: Darc Awards Best Light Art Scheme

It is always good to share exciting news. Our digital art commission HEART BEAT from Lightwaves16 just won an international DARC award. First exhibited at Salford Quays in December 2016, and since at Jerusalem Light Festival, it next goes to Sunderland Light Festival. HEART BEAT was a co-commission between Quays Culture and partners Blackpool Illuminations and funded by AGMA and The Arts Council England. […]

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MINI BURBLE: Up, Up and Away!

It’s been an exciting week at Salford Quays with the launch of MINI BURBLE at the MediaCityUK Piazza from international artists, Umbrellium. Tuesday night saw the first flight of the mesmerising, 10 storey structure made of 300 filled, LED lit helium balloons. Photo: Joel Chester Fildes We were also treated to a very exclusive talk […]

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