1
Artist
Limelight
Location
Sint-Pietersplein

An apparent contradiction or a logical contradiction that is associated with the idea of time and time travel.

2
Artist
Varvara & Mar
Location
Muinkkaai

Four red panorama viewers arouse your curiosity. What is there to see?

3
Artist
Injas Devoldere
Location
Muinkkaai

Daylight never stays the same from moment to moment.

4
Artist
RaumZeitPiraten
Location
Guldenspoorstraat

Post-apocalyptic dream world of recycled materials defies all imagination.

5
Artist
Remi Brun
Location
Koning Albert I park

Light and movement, two footballplayers interact with each other. 

6
Artist
Secundair Kunstinstituut
Location
Koning Albert I park

Disaster tourism was the inspiration for this work by the students of the Secondary Art Institute.

7
Artist
Create
Location
Woodrow Wilsonplein

What will the fire station of the future look like?

8
Artist
tBEDRIJF
Location
Kuiperskaai

How much heat and energy do we consume?

9
Artist
Graffitilights, Bert Verstaen
Location
Brabantdam

Graffitilights is an artistic nerd, or a nerdy artist, depending on how you look at it.

10
Artist
Create
Location
François Laurentplein

Since 1377 there has been a dragon on the tower of the belfry of Ghent. 

11
Artist
Nacht Collectief
Location
Geeraard de Duivelsteen

LEDlights & nylon threads create an intriguing optical illusion which suddenly appears to make the impossible possible

12
Artist
Mr Beam
Location
Bisdomplein

A unique installation whose appearance is determined by the onlookers.

13
Artist
Leefschool De Oogappel
Location
Nederpolder

Charmingly illuminated birds, reflecting how the children feel about themselves: little birds of happiness.

14
Artist
LUCA, School of Arts ism KULeuven
Location
Duivelsteeg

The street scene of Ghent will be a bit completer during the Light Festival. 

15
Artist
Stéphane Masson
Location
Kalvermarkt

A laughing baby, a pink elephant, a dancing man, a giraffe. 448 glass jars stacked neatly in a row.

16
Artist
Bram Lemaire
Location
Oude Beestenmarkt

Upside-down water containers transformed into a landscape of illuminated trees, like a pixelated wood in the city.

17
Artist
Ivo Schoofs
Location
Portus Ganda

A hypnotic, rotating swirl of rising flames. A fire tornado of  16 metres high.

18
Artist
Milosh Luczynski
Location
Keizer Leopoldstraat

Milosh takes you on an imaginary train journey. Vast landscapes follow each other at a rapid pace.

19
Artist
Milosh Luczynski
Location
Zonder Naampark

The walls of the Luminus power plant are brought to life with images and sounds in a live DJ session by Milosh Luczynski...

20
Artist
Kopergietery
Location
Blekerijstraat

Wander beneath an illuminated sky in which the wishes of the whisperers shine down on you.

21
Artist
Mader Wiermann
Location
Minnemeers

A poetic interplay of light and sound on the walls of MIAT.

22
Artist
Annie Mitchell
Location
Baudelohof

This surprising and almost meditative light and sound show floats and dances above the heads of the audience.

23
Artist
Willem Mertens
Location
Baudelohof

Where does humanity end and technology begin? The borders between the physical and digital world are becoming blurred.

24
Artist
Nele Fack
Location
Nieuwpoort

Utopian city Ukiyo comes to life.

 

 

25
Artist
Skullmapping
Location
Vlasmarkt

Extinct animals are coming back to life and overpower the city of Ghent.

26
Artist
Fisheye
Location
Emile Braunplein

The Gift encourages you to take ‘thinking outside the box’ extremely literally.

27
Artist
Graham Tansley & Niladri
Location
Voldersstraat

Anything is possible in your dreams.

28
Artist
Luke Jerram
Location
Kalandeberg

Magic, werewolves, immortality… The moon has been shrouded in mystery since time immemorial.

29
Artist
Nerdlab, Octohedron
Location
Kouter

A steampunk projection with industrial elements in relation with electronic sounds.  

30
Artist
Zeynab Biglari Pour
Location
Gouvernementstr/Brabantdam

We are surrounded by movement and communication.

31
Artist
LUCA, School of arts
Location
Kortedagsteeg/Walpoortstraat

A Spectacular View wraps the street scene in Chroma keys in the form of large light curtains. 

32
Artist
N. Chambart & F. Willems
Location
Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat

Hate and love, light and dark, good and bad, young and old. Why do we think so often in black-and-white terms?

33
Artist
Universiteit Gent
Location
UFO-gebouw

Interactive demos of light researchers of the Ghent University :discover that light is extremely interesting! 

34
Artist
Matthieu Tercieux
Location
Studentenplein

An interactive audiovisual world takes place under your feet. 

35
Artist
Academie voor Beeldende Kunst
Location
Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat

Butterfly light sculptures realized by Annique Mahieu and students of the Academy of Fine Arts Ghent.

36
Artist
Secundair Kunstinstituut
Location
Rodetorenkaai & Volderstraat

Light is imprisoned in the darkness but a few rays manage to escape every now and then.

37
Artist
Design Museum
Location
Jan Breydelstraat

Robots have been sharing our lives for decades, and today they sometimes even inhabit our bodies.

38
Artist
MIAT
Location
Minnemeers 10

While the MIAT is in the spotlights with genuine light art on its front façade, you are welcome inside the museum too.

39
Artist
S.M.A.K.
Location
Jan Hoetplein 1

Shadowlife, a shadow play combined with digital photography and projection.

40
Artist
Stef Van Looveren
Location
Gouvernementstraat

Stef Van Looveren visualizes social behaviour and visual culture in a playful and surrealist manner, with unique video i...

41
Artist
Sint-Pietersabdij
Location
Sint-Pietersplein

 Unravel the mystery of time. Because nothing is more familiar and yet so elusive at the same time.

42
Artist
De Krook
Location
Miriam Makebaplein 1

During the Light Festival the impressive evening lighting of the new Ghent landmark comes out very well.