Wednesday, 20 June 2018

Botanic Gardens, Vivid Sydney, The Bower

"The Bower" is an artwork installed in the Royal Botanic Gardens, as part of the Vivid Sydney festival. It was created by Australian Ruth McDermott and Ben Baxter, supported by Xenian Lighting. It is inspired by one of the great builders of the natural world, the Australian male satin bower bird who creates impressive structures surrounded by blue objects with the sole aim of attracting a mate.

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

Botanic Gardens, Vivid Sydney, The Nautilus Forest

''The Nautilus Forest'' is an illuminated forest of spiralling trees installed in the Royal Botanic Gardens, as part of the Vivid Sydney festival. It was created by Australian Adrienn Lord from Mandylights in collaboration with Richard Neville and Nick Sheen from the UK. The Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge can be seen in the background.

Monday, 18 June 2018

Government House, Vivid Sydney, Photonic State

"Photonic State" is an animated light projection on the facade of Government House in the Botanic Gardens, as part of the Vivid Sydney festival. It was created by TAFE NSW (Technical and Further Education New South Wales) students as an homage to contemporary and modern Australian designers and artists with a celebration of Australia's art and cultural iconography.

Sunday, 17 June 2018

Rookwood, St Athanasios Greek Orthodox Church

St Athanasios Greek Orthodox Church is located on the corner of Weekes Avenue and Carpenter Avenue, in Rookwood Cemetery. It was originally built in 1992 but later extended and its facade altered. 

Saturday, 16 June 2018

Circular Quay, ferry wharves

A view of the Circular Quay ferry wharves from East Circular Quay at twilight.

Friday, 15 June 2018

Sydney skyline, Botanic Gardens

A view of the Sydney skyline from in front of the Rose Pavilion and Rose Garden in the Royal Botanic Gardens. The towers above are Sydney Tower, Deutsche Bank Place, Chifley TowerAurora Place and Governor Phillip Tower.

Thursday, 14 June 2018

Luna Park, Vivid Sydney, The Night.Reimagined

"The Night.Reimagined" gives visitors the chance to turn their selfie into a personalised AR emoji projected on the iconic face at the entrance at Luna Park, in the north shore suburb of Milson's Point. It is part of the Vivid Sydney festival.
Linked to: Signs, Signs

Wednesday, 13 June 2018

Darling Harbour, Vivid Sydney

A view of Darling Harbour which features the International Convention Centre Sydney, the Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour Hotel, the Novotel Hotel behind Harbourside shopping centre and the Star of the Show Ferris Wheel, during Vivid Sydney festival, which runs from 25 May to 16 June, 2018.

Tuesday, 12 June 2018

Luna Park, Vivid Sydney, Phantasos

"Phantasos" is a display of colour, light and music involving the Ferris Wheel at Luna Park, in the north shore suburb of Milson's Point. This five minute spectacle illuminates more than 3,000 individual LED lights, as part of Vivid Sydney festival.

Monday, 11 June 2018

Luna Park, Vivid Sydney, Spirit of Fun

"Spirit of Fun" is a son et lumière or a sound and light show on the facade of Coney Island at Luna Park in the north shore suburb of Milson's Point. This animated light projection was created by Electric Canvas, as part of Vivid Sydney festival and celebrates the history and magic of the amusement park, open since 1935.

Sunday, 10 June 2018

The Rocks, Vivid Sydney, Earth

"Earth" is an artwork suspended from the Overseas Passenger Terminal for the Vivid Sydney festival. It fuses detailed NASA imagery of the Earth’s surface with a composition of cosmic sounds, hoping to create the sense of awe and wonder experienced by astronauts as they view our planet from outer space. The work measures 3.75 metres in diameter and was created by British artist Luke Jerram with a surround-sound composition by composer Dan Jones.

Saturday, 9 June 2018

Darling Harbour, Vivid Sydney, Fantastic Oceans

''Fantastic Oceans'' is an art-meets-technology water fountain, light and laser experience on Cockle Bay, which is part of the Vivid Sydney festival, which is running from 25 May to 16 June, 2018. It was created by Australian Glenn Turner from Oracle Liquid and celebrates an environment where bio-luminescent creatures live deep beneath the ocean.

Friday, 8 June 2018

The Rocks, Vivid Sydney, Luminous Flight

"Luminous Flight" is an artwork suspended above Kendall Lane, beside the Discovery Museum at The Rocks, part of the Vivid Sydney festival, which runs from 25 May to 16 June, 2018. It features five coloured kites designed by Australian artists Kathryn Bevz and Martin Bevz.
Linked to: Skywatch Friday.

Thursday, 7 June 2018

Darling Harbour, Sydney Convention Centre and Sofitel Hotel

This view of the International Convention Centre Sydney and the Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour Hotel, behind Harbourside shopping centre at Darling Harbour is from Pyrmont Bridge. ''Fantastic Oceans'' is an art-meets-technology water fountain, light and laser experience on Cockle Bay, which is part of the Vivid Sydney festival, which is running from 25 May to 16 June, 2018. It was created by Australian Glenn Turner from Oracle Liquid and celebrates an environment where bio-luminescent creatures live deep beneath the ocean. The buildings also feature light displays for the festival.
Linked to: Signs, Signs

Wednesday, 6 June 2018

The Rocks, Vivid Sydney, Illuminosaurus

This illuminated artwork is located at Atherden Street, near the corner of Playfair Street at The Rocks, as part of the Vivid Sydney festival, which runs from 25 May to 16 June, 2018. "Illuminosaurus" is a 3 metre high dinosaur, captured in a moment of fierce pursuit. It was designed by Australian artist Adrienn Lord in collaboration with Richard Neville and Nick Sheen from the UK.
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