Once again, Amsterdam is the city hosting some of the best talented artists in light art, who create some marvelous light installation works of art and display them around the city! If you have been planning a trip to Amsterdam for the last 2 years, then this is the perfect time to go!
Okay, you might freeze while you’re there, but seeing the city and the river completely illuminated with the light artpieces is worthy!
This event that opens its door on the 30th November, when the city dresses up in shinny and bright light installations, loseing its grey appearance to become one of the shiniest most magical capitals in all Europe, at least until the beginning of January!
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You might think that these artist, many or the majority of them specialized in the production of light art exemplars, produce this works of art during the year and after presenting them to the community, they showcase their work in the streets and bridges of Amsterdam. Well, you’re totally wrong!
Every year the festival of lightsworks of art follow a certain theme, which means, every artist has to think and build his light art installation considering a specific theme where it should be framed! Last year’s Amsterdam Festival of Lightstheme was kind of groundbreaking!
The focal points to be explored will be what kinds of messages does the medium light transmit nowadays, and since we’re in a time of fake news and alternative facts, is it possible that light maintain its objectivity? And so on, it’s easier to understand but complex and the same time! I’m sure we’ll see some beautiful things!
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Now that you are fully aware of everything that’ll be happening during the Amsterdam Light Festival 2017, it comes the time to know where exactly where it’ll be happening and how can you get to this amazing festival of lights!
Well, this event will mainly be a water exhibition that can be reached if you adventure yourself in a boat trip, but you can also check it if you walk alongside the canals! You’ll find tons of boat tours for every taste, you have the romantic one, the party one, you even have a cheese and wine experience where you’ll see the lights of the festival of lights!
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