Clusters of Light in Sharjah (United Arab Emirates) 2014 / Islamic Capital of Culture Opening by Spaxels / Ars Electronica featuring AscTec Hummingbirds.
Commissioned by Multiple & Spinifex Group (http://multiplespinifex.com), the Spaxels took part with Clusters of Light in a multimedia spectacle in Sharja (UAE). The LED equipped AscTec Hummingbirds swarmed above the newly built amphitheater on the coast of the united Arabian emirates. While the multinational Team of singers, dancers, musicians, cg-artists and light technicians told a story on the life and times of the Prophet Muhammad, the Spaxels flew their choreographies in the night sky above.
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Spaxels Crew: Florian Berger, Chris Bruckmayr, Horst Hörtner, Andreas Jalsovec, Michael Mayr, Martin Mörth, Benjamin Olsen, Michael Platz (http://www.aec.at/spaxels)
Video Footage: Multiple & spinifex group