For four nights a variety of different artists light up buildings, streets, squares and parks all over the city.
Over 50 light installations create a magical atmosphere.
Millions of visitors both French and from abroad enjoy the friendly and joyful spirit of this unique event.
Conferences, workshops, experiments… GROW values creative projects made with code. 16 speakers over 2 days + 5 new kids + 3 days of free for all talks, demos, live code, installations & performances.
THEMATIC 2018: MICRO/MACRO FASHION
The Fashion galaxy is going through a big bang Global monsters are forming and are rapidly gulping down important market shares.
But in the same space-time, micro planets are forming and becoming very profitable markets.
New alliances are forming with other tech galaxies: image, AI, blockchain…
Some old and new planets are dying.
How are macro and micro planets going to evolve together ?
Gilles Jobin has created the first ever choreographic work in immersive virtual reality. With VR_I, the choreographer invites the audience for a unique sensory experience. Equipped with virtual reality headsets, five visitors at a time freely navigate a real world inhabited by virtual dancers.
Opens in 2022
On July 2017, Johanna Rolland, Mayor of Nantes and President of Nantes Métropole announced the launch of The Herons Tree project. It will be carried out over 5 years, the grand opening thus set for 2022 at the Chantenay quarry.
The planning phase began in 2017 and will end in 2019. The construction of the Heron Tree is a shared adventure. The creation of an endowment fund for the Heron Tree by Nantes Métropole has allowed for public and private partners to work together. It also opens the possibility for individuals to share in this artistic adventure.
The crowdfunding campaign was a huge success!
A beautiful new digital art center focused on immersive exhibitions.