Visual event designer Icarus Wilson-Wright has been commissioned by Tate to respond to the festival’s theme, programme and space and to create an entirely new look for the Turbine Hall. Addressing the space with a design that provides a canvas for a rich mix of projection and lighting looks including some mapped elements. He will generate a striking physical presence through this visual installation .
Icarus has previously worked creatively with Massive Attack, Elisabeth Fraser, and Basement Jaxx, amongst others and has worked integrating video technology into live music productions since 1997.
Icarus has asked Lighting Designer Paul Normandale to collaborate with him on this project. Paul has produced lighting designs for many leading and high profile contemporary music artists.