Inspired by many requests from all over the world, we are connecting Berlin with other metropolises and cities by light art and various artistic productions. We are pleased to present our international Festivals as well as our connected Festival partner cities, accompanied by our warmest recommendation to visit these wonderful places.

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ZAGREB FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS 15th-19th of march 2023

In March 2023, the Croatian capital will once again be transformed into a light spectacle with the Festival of Lights. Streets, squares, parks and landmarks will be the scene of playful & impressive light installations from March 15-19.

The artistic productions let the city shine in a beautiful light. The familiar and ordinary will become new and exciting thanks to the many visionary works of the artists*.

LUNAR Festival of Lights in Sofia 11th-14th May 2023!

When the moon rises up in the night sky, the lights of LUNAR will be turned on and will give a new appearance to some of the most beautiful buildings and monuments in the city. Central squares and parks will become home of high tech light installations.

LUNAR Festival of Lights will be held for the second time in Sofia, in the days between 11th-14th of May 2023, transforming the city into a huge open air art gallery. The largest art festival in Bulgaria will be held on more than 10 locations in the central part of the capital.

1st LUNAR Festival of Lights in Sofia, May 2022!

The pilot edition of Festival of Lights in Sofia, Bulgaria comes under the name LUNAR, celebrating the light and beauty in the night. The festival will be held between the 6th and 9th of May. The four evenings will be inspirational and unforgettable will be for the citizens and guests of the city, who will see thirteen of its most iconic buildings, squares and parks transformed by light art for the first time.

Festival of Lights goes EXPO 2020

At the speed of light from FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS Berlin to EXPO2020 in Dubai

The FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS Berlin as well as other international light festivals and show cases have been produced by the team of Zander & Partner GmbH for many years. Now there is a special highlight in the agency calendar – the participation in “Kaleidoscope”, a huge outdoor light art exhibition at the Expo2020 in Dubai.

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We are proud and happy to accompany the upcoming world famous Taiwan Lantern Festival in Hsinchu in October 2021. It is hosted by a different city in Taiwan every year. The festival is the cultural highlight of the country, inviting many millions of visitors each year to admire and marvel. Although the Taiwan Lantern Festival has been postponed to October 2021 due to COVID-19, the MOTC Tourism Bureau has decided to display the lantern art in various corners of Taiwan to showcase the works of lantern artists throughout the year and meet people’s expectations.

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In the center of Plovdiv – one of the oldest cities in Europe and European Capital of Culture 2019 – the FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS will be for the first time on 9th May, the Europe Day. “The city of seven hills”, which the second-largest Bulgarian city of the country is called, was selected as the Bulgarian host of the European Capital of Culture 2019, alongside the Italian city of Matera …

This year for the third time in a row, the Festival of Lights will take place in Zagreb and we are already looking forward to this five-day Spring Festival in the capital of Croatia. As one of the first Zagreb events in spring, the Festival of Lights attracts more tourists every year …
For the first time we present light art projections in Kuwait, in the unique and beautiful Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre! As part of the ASCC´s first anniversary, the Festival of Lights will take place for the first time. E.g. spectacular 3D Video mapping Shows are presented on the imposing facades of the buildings, which allows the visitors to explore the history and stories of the Cultural Centre in a special way …
For the 10th time the city of Jerusalem has invited visitors to attend one of the most exceptional Lightartfestivals of the world. This years program includes 3D installations, videomappings on the main landmarks of the city, the famous city walls, sound and light shows and other lightartinstallations. The Festival of Lights Art Collective is proud …
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We are saying THANK YOU! Thanks to all who supported Zwickau Festival of Lights and made it happen! A warm thank you to the city of Zwickau and for the great cooperation and trust in us. Also a big thank you to all visitors who created a magical atmosphere and who enlighted our hearts with …
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From the 12th until 15.th of April 2018 our Partner Festival SPOTLIGHT took place in Bucharest! Festival of Lights again was international partner and was realising many stagings of buildings. The Festival of Lights director Birgit Zander was artisitic lead for the festival. The theme of this year’s festival was “United we shine”. This is …
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