Art of outdoor installations, which are used to transform Riga city by using light, video and other technologies. Festival of Lights makes the city become alive – live buildings, live squares, live bridges, live streets, live monuments - live Riga. The subject of the 2010 festival is "Optical Illusions".
The festival will see the projection of an interactive project "Without Gravity", an interactive light installation "Three Brothers Labyrinth" and the installation of "warm lands delegation", light objects "Sand message "," The Wave" and a mobile light-installation "time traveler ". In cooperation with the Tallinn festival of light will be visible installation "Long street short stories". During the festival will be seen in the trilogy "Tales of the Monuments", a light sculpture installation "Lights" and object "Flower Life". Urban environment will be an asset "Diamonds and Stars", "sleeping pills" and "Read between the lines".
Third festival "Staro Rīga" completely transforms Riga panorama. During these days, many places in the city centre and outskirts will be illuminated, creating a marvellous play of lights along with various musical and theatrical performances. The objects can be viewed from close-up, or from afar as part of the whole city.
Objects will work from 18:00 till 23:00
Link to the photo gallery of last year festival.