All posts from category: 'London'


Cosmoscope Q&A

Cosmoscope, a piece commissioned for Lumiere Durham 2017 is making its way to London for the second edition of the Lumiere London festival. We spoke to the creators of the installation to find out more about its creation and what inspires the trio to create works of this kind. Cosmoscope is by Simeon Nelson with […]

January 17th, 2018


Technicians Make It Happen

With Lumiere London only days away, do you know who the people behind Lumiere are? Lumiere London installations may look effortlessly magical but in fact it takes 100’s of skilled people, and often years of preparation, to make them happen. This year, Lumiere London has relied on the skills of over 90 technicians, working across science, technology, engineering, maths […]

January 17th, 2018


Lumiere London wins at the Event Awards

Artichoke has received two awards for Lumiere London 2016 at the Event Awards.

The first time in the capital, the festival was attended by over 1 million people over four evenings with 30 installations to explore across the West End and King’s Cross. 

Supported by the Mayor of London, Arts Council England, and a raft of other sponsors, it brought an economic benefit of £6.3 million to the city during what is normally a quieter time of year.

October 17th, 2016

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