ARTISTS

To create our trails we work with international and UK-based, award-winning artists from across a range of different media, including lighting, sculpture, fire, and landscaping. 

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    Adam Povey

    Adam Povey has been commissioned to create a light show for the magnificent Temperate House at Kew Gardens which reopened in 2018.

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    Alison Walling

    Alison is a willow weaver, basket maker and artist who has many years of experience in working with willow and enjoys creating new structures and large-scale pieces of willow art.

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    Arro Lighting and Design

    Heofon Light Maze is an international collaboration designed specifically for ARRO by Ben Busche of Brut Deluxe and manufactured by Ilmex Illumination Global. This is the first time the work will be shown in a dark forest setting with limited light pollution.

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    Art AV

    ArtAV is a technical and creative studio with over 20 years of experience delivering unique audiovisual solutions.
    Their work features in Theatres, live shows, and public events.

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    Brandin Hurley

    Brandin is a Chicago based installation artist who creates magical, theatrical, whimsically elegant displays, installations, murals, and light boxes. Her installation for this year's Lightscape draws on that sense of wonder and magic that cause us to be struck again and again by the unbelievable beauty and surrealism of the cosmos.

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    Brian Sidney Bembridge

    Brian is considered one of North America's most prolific scenic and lighting designers. Based in Chicago, Brian designs sets, lighting  and costumes for theatres internationally in addition to playing an integral role in Chicago's distinguished theatre community. ·
    His latest work Disko Tannsi is an energizing space of mirrored figures and spheres pared with lights that bring life to the winter air.

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    Christopher Wren

    Christopher Wren has over 20 years of experience in the design and production of live events.  He is thrilled to be collaborating on Lightscape in the Chicago Botanic Garden for 2020.

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    Cristina Ottonello

    Cristina Ottonello is an artist and designer specialising in public art and in the creation of large-scale temporary installations with a strong visual impact and wide-reaching public involvement.

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    Eventdesign

    Created in 2005, Eventdesign based in Liverpool specialise in event production and have over 30 years of experience within the entertainments industry.

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    ITHACA

    ITHACA is an award-winning company of light artists, sound designers, composers, editors and experimenters based in Brighton, who love to mix light, sound and technology in exciting new ways.

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    Jigantics

    In 2007 Jig began building and designing a forest of flowers and now owns the largest collection of illuminated flowers worldwide.

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    Jon Owens

    ‘my canvas is nature – my paint is tube lights’ Jon Owens

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    Lantern Company

    The Lantern Company is a leading UK outdoor arts organisation, works locally, nationally and internationally, bringing artists and communities together to create spectacular day & night-time events, parades, illuminated installations and visual theatre, ranging from intimate encounters to large-scale mass participatory events.

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    Lightfires

    Lightfires are passionate about creating bespoke work and events with wide appeal. Their effects have brought internationally acclaimed shows to audiences in their thousands.

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    Lightworks

    Lightworks is the design collective of Simon Hayes and Kate Bonney.

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    Mandylights

    A multidisciplinary production and lighting design house with offices in the United Kingdom and Australia.

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    Matthew Hoffman

    JOY is the expression of love, comfort, and happiness when we're with the ones we love.
    Matthew Hoffman is a Chicago based artist & designer whose public works have been exhibited internationally.

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    Michael Young

    Michael Young is a Chicago artist specializing in site-specific public sculpture and light-based work. For over thirty years, Young’s customized artwork and design have appeared in numerous public and private collections across the United States and abroad.

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    Mike Jones

    Mike Jones created the Pyro Studio in 2017 to bring together the spectacle of special effects with the wonder of fireworks to create stunning live events.

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    OGE Group

    OGE Group's Light a Wish is 10 enlarged, fuzzy seeds dangling carefully in the air and glowing in a way that makes it look as though they are breathing.

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    Output Arts

    Output Arts is an art collective founded in 2009 making site-specific, interactive and participatory artworks and experiences.

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    Pitaya

    Pitaya is a French creative studio founded by David Lesort and Arnaud Giroud who use the medium of light for a more artistic and empathetic vision.

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    Rusticus

    As you pass Father Christmas' garden, why not give him a wave, and say hello? He'll be delighted to deliver a little seasonal fun as you walk by.

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    Studio Vertigo

    Studio Vertigo is a collaboration between Lucy McDonnell and Stephen Newby, who work internationally to create light installations and sculpture.

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    TILT

    TILT is a French artistic studio created in 2001 that focuses on the exploration of light and its interplay with art, architecture and space.

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    Tanner Woodford

    Tanner Woodford is founder and executive director of the Design Museum of Chicago. As a designer, educator, and entrepreneur, he has taught, lectured, and led workshops on design issues, social change, and design history in classrooms and at conferences. He teaches Design Thinking For Social Change at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and describes himself as irrepressibly optimistic, believing design to have the capacity to fundamentally improve the human condition.

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    The Projection Studio

    Ross Ashton and Karen Monid are the award-winning artists behind The Projection Studio.

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    The Walking Theatre Company

    The Walking Theatre Company create Innovative Theatre anywhere.

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    Woody Fox

    Woody is a willow sculptor living in North Devon, whose large-scale work has been commissioned for our Christmas trails and our new Ignite trails this year.

NORTHUMBERLAND
The Old Middle School, William's Way

Belford
Northumberland
NE70 7NX
United Kingdom

01665 798 007

EDINBURGH
3 Rosebery Crescent Lane 
Edinburgh 
EH12 5JR
United Kingdom

01665 798 007

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