FROM 15 by 17 February Poblenou district will host a festival of light Llum BCN 2019. For the second year in a row Llum BCN Poblenou street turns into a huge experimental laboratory under the open sky, Using light as a creative medium and the artists, designers and architects from around the world, who are studying the possibility of, offered by new technologies in urban spaces, such, like dynamic lighting, large-scale design and interactive installations.
All the inhabitants of Barcelona are invited to discover a new way of urbanization of the city streets, trial run and thinking about how, how and in which direction could develop the language of public space in the future.
Twenty participants of the festival 2019 year include such prestigious international artists, Rafael Lozano-Hemmer and Daniel Kanogar, Pioneers of the new digital tools, such as Kyle MacDonald and Joanie Lemercier, as well as some of the big names in new and creative scenes of Barcelona.
One of the features Llum BCN, which distinguishes it from other festivals of light, is its commitment to experimentation and innovation of students of art schools of the Barcelona, design, lighting and architecture, who take part in this event with fifteen light installations.
Within three nights Barcelona urban landscape transformed, and you, moving between the next generation of buildings, old chimneys, industrial warehouses and vacant lots, turn into discoverers of new lighting trends. Very diverse space, full sense, which are combined with the expressive capacity of light and its transformative power to create a unique festival.