ALIGHT Bloc Party / Tshimologong Precint Launch

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ALIGHT is a block party,  beautiful light orientated technology party for the launch of the Tshimologong Precinct.  

In collaboration with Tshimologong (WITS), Fak’ugesi, Between10and5 and the Create Africa’s  Future Sound project with Goethe Insitut Johannesburg. After formal opening events with the founders of Tshimologong, the streets surrounding Tshimologong will be ignited with projection mapping, light sculpture, light based games, music and more.  Come be play and have fun.

Find out more at Alight Facebook Event

Featured Projects:

FUTURE SOUNDS  

The final FUTURE SOUNDS musical projects will then be performed by the artists, Orginal Swimming Party, Moonchild Sanele along with The Constitute at a public event on the 1st of September at The Tshimologong Innovation Precinct. 

SDNA Installation with British Council Connect ZA @Fak’ugesi

A digital installation by UK based SDNA invites you to explore and discover the newly pedestrianized precinct through a different lens, stunning projections and intimate digital imagery have been created with support from a cohort of local participants.

SDNA is a creative studio based in London producing distinctive digital artwork. Their objective is to explore techniques of interaction within public spaces, using emerging technologies and unusual presentation media. In the past eight years they have collaborated with a range of artists and received many commissions for video design and multiple projection installations. Their projects have featured internationally from Russia to Polynesia; London venues include the V & A Museum, the Roundhouse, the ICA, and the Whitechapel Gallery.

Light Based Installation by South African Artists and Makers:

Bushveld Labs and interactive LED net and bloom arch,

Jurgen Meekel with a lazer day glow animation,

Warren Kieser with interactive and projection mapped sound and light installation.

 

September 01 2016

Details

Start: September 1, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
End: September 2, 2016 @ 1:00 am
Cost: R30
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Venue

Tshimologong

47 Juta Street, Braamfontein
Johannesburg, Gauteng South Africa

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Schedule

  • After formal opening events, the streets surrounding Tshimologong will be ignited with projection mapping, light sculpture, light based games, music and more. Come be play and have fun.
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Organiser

Fak’ugesi

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