Icehotel, Northern Lights. Photo: Asaf Kliger
7 July 2020 - from 11:00 BST
The Society of Light and Lighting is delighted to invite you to this webinar with Luca Roncoroni, Creative Director of the Icehotel, Sweden.
Following a recent interview by Chris Fordham MSLL for the Light Review Online, Luca agreed to continue the discussion as part of an SLL webinar, providing an insight into the creative process behind the impressive, Icehotel Sweden.
Luca Roncoroni. Photo: Asaf Kliger
Luca Roncoroni was appointed Creative Director of the Icehotel Group in January 2019, this incorporates the world-famous hotel and art exhibition in Sweden, as well as the Icehotel Creative Experience, with ice design projects around the world.
Each year, the Icehotel Creative Board makes an open call for design proposals. Out of 120-150 proposals, 15-20 are accepted, with the applicants invited to Jukkasjӓrvi, Sweden in November to build their design.
During this webinar, the SLL will be talking to Luca about his role as Creative Director and what this entails, from artistic conception, design and construction to working with a diverse range of specialists including architects, lighting designers, engineers and artists from around the world.
Icehotel, art suite. Photo: Asaf Kliger
Luca is an architect with experience in interior and furniture design. He first worked for Icehotel in 2001 and has returned each year. He has worked as an artist, designing the hotel suites, as well as taking part in international design projects on behalf of Icehotel, including an iceberg catwalk for Chanel and theme designs for Icebar by Icehotel around the world. Alongside his work with Icehotel, Luca runs his own Oslo based studio, where he has worked with Anish Kapoor Studio, Innovation Norway and the University of Bergen, to explore the boundaries of architecture, design and installation art.
Register now for the SLL webinar with Luca Roncoroni, Creative Director of the Icehotel
See the Light Review Online interview via https://www.thelightreviewonline.com/the-icehotel-chris-fordham-in-conversation-with-luca-roncoroni-ice-architect/
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