Colour the Castle

APPLICATIONS FOR COLOUR THE CASTLE HAVE NOW CLOSED

Durham Castle will be lit up with colourful projections created by you at this year’s light art biennial

Everyone from County Durham is invited to reimagine the castle as their own piece of art as part of this installation by Mr.Beam. Selected creations will be projected onto part of the castle during this year’s Lumiere. Get creative, use colours, patterns, text or anything that inspires you and let your imagination run wild! To participate, download the PDF below and use our template as a guide to create your own design for the castle walls. Mr.Beam, is a Dutch design studio and production house, specialising in Immersive Experiences, Digital Art Installations, and AV Productions.

For the chance to have your piece selected, make sure you follow the instructions below and share your artwork with us at [email protected] by the 15 October 2023.

Scan or take a photo of your design on the template. Please fill in the fields on the PDF to include your name, age, postcode and email address.

Mr.Beam, is a Dutch design studio and production house, specialising in Immersive Experiences, Digital Art Installations, and AV Productions.

 

Lumiere is free for everyone to attend and will take place in Durham from the 16 – 19 November 2023.

Colour the Castle (Kleur de Stad) is an artwork by Mr.Beam. Commissioned by Durham County Council and produced by Artichoke for Lumiere 2023. Durham Castle is part of Durham University.

COLOUR THE CASTLE IS SUPPORTED BY

THE LUMIERE LEARNING & PARTICIPATION PROGRAMME IS SUPPORTED BY

Image credit: Artist impression of Durham Castle projected with multi-coloured patterns