Praha Roundtable: Light Festivals as a Phenomenon

Event date: 16/10/2014

In the format of a roundtable, this will be a unique opportunity to meet the organizers of the light festivals from around Europe. The short presentations will be followed by a discussion about some of the critical issues implied in the organization of large-scale light events in the public space. Key words to be addressed: Institutional position (independent vs. city-managed) – Historical background & scaling – Audience development strategies & ways of monetization – Relation to other types of cultural events – International cooperation & co-production. The participants represent the light festivals in Portugal, The Netherlands, Slovenia, Germany, Poland, Finland and Israel. If you register in time, you can join the discussion. The event is organized on a platform of the International Lightfestival Organization http://www.international-lightfestivals.org.

Location: Americké centrum, Tržiště 13, Praha 1
Time: 16:00 - 18:00
Price: Free (per registration)
Registrace na webu www.signalfestival.com