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Vivid Sydney 2024 Program Unveiled

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Monday, March 11, 2024

SYDNEY, AU, Mar 11, 2024 - (ACN Newswire) - Vivid Sydney, the Southern Hemisphere's largest multi-artform festival, today unveiled its captivating program for 2024.

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  • SYDNEY, AU, Mar 11, 2024 - (ACN Newswire) - Vivid Sydney, the Southern Hemisphere's largest multi-artform festival, today unveiled its captivating program for 2024.
  • Australia's largest event will transform Sydney with mesmerising light installations and 3D projections from Circular Quay to The Goods Line; genre-spanning music performances and creative showcases; a formidable Vivid Ideas program featuring experiences that will open minds; and a mouth-watering Vivid Food program.
  • Staged across Sydney, Vivid Sydney festival locations and venues include Circular Quay, the Sydney Opera House, The Rocks, State Library of New South Wales, Walsh Bay, Walsh Bay Arts Precinct, Barangaroo, Darling Harbour, University of Technology Sydney, The Goods Line, Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, Carriageworks, and more.
  • Vivid Sydney 2024 will engage audiences across four pillars: Vivid Light, Vivid Music, Vivid Ideas and Vivid Food.

Vivid Sydney 2023 Lights Up Its Greatest Festival Yet

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Friday, May 26, 2023

Simultaneously, the Sydney Opera House's sails were illuminated to feature the artworks of the late great Australian artist John Olsen.

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  • Simultaneously, the Sydney Opera House's sails were illuminated to feature the artworks of the late great Australian artist John Olsen.
  • Vivid Sydney was a chance to be mesmerised by light shows, music and a cultural story about this place.
  • Vivid Sydney Festival Director Gill Minervini said Vivid Sydney 2023 was the biggest program in the festival's history, and the opening night was just a taste of what's to come over the 23 nights.
  • Staged across Sydney's city centre, Vivid Sydney festival locations include Circular Quay, the Sydney Opera House, The Rocks, Walsh Bay, Barangaroo, King Street Wharf, Darling Harbour, Darling Quarter, Darling Square, The Goods Line, Central Station, the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, Wynyard Tunnels, Carriageworks, Taronga Zoo and more.

Vivid Sydney 2023 Serves Up Biggest Program Yet

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Wednesday, April 5, 2023

SYDNEY, AU, Apr 5, 2023 - (ACN Newswire) - Vivid Sydney will deliver the biggest and most culturally relevant program in its event history when it returns in 2023 from Friday 26 May to Saturday 17 June.

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  • SYDNEY, AU, Apr 5, 2023 - (ACN Newswire) - Vivid Sydney will deliver the biggest and most culturally relevant program in its event history when it returns in 2023 from Friday 26 May to Saturday 17 June.
  • Vivid Sydney Festival Director Gill Minervini said Vivid Sydney has come of age and has evolved into a progressive and inclusive event that celebrates the best of an expanded definition of the creative industries in 2023.
  • It is our expectation that with its expanded program and more international travellers returning to our shores, Vivid Sydney 2023 will drive even greater visitor expenditure into the NSW economy."
  • The full 2023 Vivid Sydney media kit, program announcement and high-res imagery, including 2023 Vivid Sydney light renders and broadcast-quality video footage of previous festival highlights, are available to download at www.vividsydney.com/news-room .

World First Comes to Wynyard Tunnels as Part of Vivid Sydney 2023

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Thursday, March 30, 2023

SYDNEY, AU, Mar 30, 2023 - (ACN Newswire) - Australia's largest festival, Vivid Sydney, today announced that it will add a first-ever activation of the Wynyard railway tunnels to the festival's upcoming program with the world premiere of Dark Spectrum.

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  • SYDNEY, AU, Mar 30, 2023 - (ACN Newswire) - Australia's largest festival, Vivid Sydney, today announced that it will add a first-ever activation of the Wynyard railway tunnels to the festival's upcoming program with the world premiere of Dark Spectrum.
  • Presented by Vivid Sydney, Sony Music, Mandylights and Culture Creative, Dark Spectrum will premiere at Vivid Sydney on May 26, running until July 16 before touring the world.
  • Dark Spectrum will be a ticketed experience with entry via Wynyard Park Rooftop between York and Carrington Streets, Sydney.
  • For more information and to purchase tickets to Dark Spectrum and full details of the Vivid Sydney 2023 program, visit vividsydney.com.

100 Days to Go Until Vivid Sydney Dazzles Again

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Wednesday, February 15, 2023

Celebrating creativity, innovation and technology, Australia's largest festival will dazzle and delight audiences for 23 days and nights across four pillars this year — Vivid Light, Vivid Music, Vivid Ideas and the brand-new Vivid Food.

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  • Celebrating creativity, innovation and technology, Australia's largest festival will dazzle and delight audiences for 23 days and nights across four pillars this year — Vivid Light, Vivid Music, Vivid Ideas and the brand-new Vivid Food.
  • "Vivid Sydney is NSW's biggest annual event and makes a vital social and economic contribution to our state.
  • "Last year, Vivid Sydney was attended by over 2.5 million people and injected $119 million into the NSW economy.
  • The Last Ocean, which made its debut at Burning Man in 2022, will be the largest-ever installation at Vivid Sydney.

10 Most Instagrammed Light Artworks at Vivid Sydney 2022

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Tuesday, June 14, 2022

The most Instagrammed light artwork at Vivid Sydney 2022 is the Sydney Opera House Lighting of the Sails' new digital artwork, Yarrkalpa Hunting Ground 2021 by the Martu Artists and creative technologists Curiious.

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  • The most Instagrammed light artwork at Vivid Sydney 2022 is the Sydney Opera House Lighting of the Sails' new digital artwork, Yarrkalpa Hunting Ground 2021 by the Martu Artists and creative technologists Curiious.
  • The 2022 festival features more than 50 light installations and projection artworks from 62 light collaborators and 114 artists from five countries, along the longest continuous Light Walk ever at 8km.
  • Festival Director Gill Minervini said the variety of light artworks and projections on the Light Walk this year ensured there was a real cross section of artistic highlights from across the Light program.
  • The full list of the 10 most Instagrammed light artworks at Vivid Sydney 2022 are:
    Yarrkalpa Hunting Ground 2021, Sydney Opera House Lighting of the Sails

Australia's Largest Event Vivid Sydney Captured in a Whole New Light

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Friday, June 10, 2022

Australia's largest event and a celebration of creativity, innovation and technology, Vivid Sydney was captured for the very first time by Tan in his first ever professional night shoot of the city.

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  • Australia's largest event and a celebration of creativity, innovation and technology, Vivid Sydney was captured for the very first time by Tan in his first ever professional night shoot of the city.
  • Minister for Enterprise, Investment and Trade, Minister for Tourism and Sport and Minister for Western Sydney said Vivid Sydney is back bigger and better in 2022.
  • Among the Vivid Sydney program shot to be part of the series includes unique vision of the Sydney Opera House Lighting of the Sails,Australia's largest ever liquid & light show Sydney Infinity at Darling Harbour, Crown Tower at Barangaroo's inaugural activation The Gallery, and the largest laser installation ever seen at Vivid Sydney - Convergence, in the disused Goods Line railway tunnel.
  • To see the city and its icons - from the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House to Darling Harbour - illuminated for Vivid Sydney was mesmerising and made for an epic creative challenge.

Lights On! Vivid Sydney's Dazzling Return to Harbour City

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Friday, May 27, 2022

From firelight to spotlights, the 'Lights On' moment wowed with the Sydney Opera House Lighting of the Sails featuring the incredible new digital artwork, Yarrkalpa - Hunting Ground 2021.

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  • From firelight to spotlights, the 'Lights On' moment wowed with the Sydney Opera House Lighting of the Sails featuring the incredible new digital artwork, Yarrkalpa - Hunting Ground 2021.
  • "Vivid Sydney draws millions of visitors to the city in May and June and is such an important driver for the NSW tourism economy," Mr Ayres said.
  • Vivid Sydney is the largest festival of light, music and ideas in the Southern Hemisphere and the largest event in Australia.
  • Follow Vivid Sydney on social media for the latest Vivid Sydney updates and last-minute advice on getting around the city:

All You Need to Know About the Two New Locations for Vivid Sydney 2022 — Central Station & The Goods Line

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Thursday, May 26, 2022

By illuminating its windows with colour-changing cove lights and wall grazers, Sinclair accents the crumpled-looking exposed brick form with jewel-bright hues.

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  • By illuminating its windows with colour-changing cove lights and wall grazers, Sinclair accents the crumpled-looking exposed brick form with jewel-bright hues.
  • Seen from the Goods Line, Frank Gehry's unmistakable "paper bag" aesthetic suddenly looks as enticing as a bag of mixed lollies.
  • The Grand Concourse of Central Station becomes an impromptu concert hall with a different band performing every week.
  • The city's best spinners will hit the decks during Vivid Sydney on a new stage set up among the Light Walk along The Goods Line.

Vivid Sydney 2022 Program Unveils Biggest, Brightest and Most Brilliant Lineup Ever

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Wednesday, March 16, 2022

SYDNEY, March 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Destination New South Wales (NSW) is proud to announce its program lineup for Vivid Sydney 2022.

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  • SYDNEY, March 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Destination New South Wales (NSW) is proud to announce its program lineup for Vivid Sydney 2022.
  • Minister for Enterprise, Investment and Trade, Minister for Tourism and Sport and Minister for Western Sydney Stuart Ayres said, "The Vivid Sydney 2022 program is bursting with new events, venues, performances, and experiences, providing even more reasons to visit time and time again.
  • This year, we are celebrating the festival's 12th anniversary, with a bigger, brighter, and more brilliant lineup than ever before.
  • The full 2022 Vivid Sydney media kit, program announcement, and high-res imagery, including 2022 Vivid Sydney light renders and broadcast-quality video footage of previous festivals' highlights, are available to download at www.vividsydney.com/news-room .