International Light Festival in the Old City of Jerusalem

Jerusalem has been hosting its Light Festival for many years already. Visitors are invited to wander the alleys of the Old City of Jerusalem between the installations and the light shows by local and international artists.

Up-to-date information about the festival can be found on the official website.

In 2018 the city of Jerusalem invited for the 10th time to one of the most extraordinary light art festivals worldwide. The festival featured 3D installations, video mappings on the city’s landmarks, the famous Old Town walls, sound & light shows and other light art installations. The FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS Berlin was also there from June 27th to July 5th and partcipated with pride and joy!

The team from Germany presented their project “Language of Love” – the word “love” in many languages of the world on the Damascus Gate, as well as the production “Enlighted” on the Dormitio Abbey. The facade of the German-speaking Benedictine Abbey on Mount Zion shone in new, colourful robes.

Jersualem Light Festival - Dormitio Abtei - "Enlighten"