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Prague Quadrennial 2011 aims to present larger variety of disciplines and genres connected to performance design and experiment with ways to present lighting and sound design in the framework of an international performance design exhibition.

The Light and Sound Project will take place at the New Stage, ex-Laterna Magika, a historically important theatre where Josef Svoboda created some of his most important works, in the period of 19-23 June 2011.

↘The Light and Sound Project will include
interactive presentations
panels & discussions given by leading practitioners
sound installations & performances (the Sound Kitchen)
lighting design exhibition

Talks: Sound
Tod Machover (USA)
Scanner (UK)
Hans Peter Khun (DE)
(preliminary program subject to changes)

Talks: Light
Felice Ross (IL)  
Olaf Winter (DE)
Arjen Klerkx (NL)
Francisco Aleu Riera (SP)
(preliminary program subject to changes)

← The Lighting Design Exhibition
will showcase the work of prominent light designers including Jennifer Tipton, Enrico Bagnoli, and Willie Williams, presenting an overview of unique lighting design languages.

↑ The Sound Kitchen
is a performance space for interactive sound installations and will present sound works for
laptop computers or other mobile devices.

Curators of the Light & Sound Project
For the Lighting design and multimedia part of the project: Boris Kudlička (SK), PQ 2011 General Commissioner
For  the Sound design part of the project: Steven Brown (UK)

Location of the Light & Sound Project: New Scene of the National Theatre.

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