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31 August 2018 - Jann Raveling

Video gallery: The ten most beautiful Urbanscreen projections

Creative / Media
Illuminations of the Bremen light artists

The Urbanscreen team with Majo Ussat (middle) and Til Bottterweck (above him)
The Urbanscreen team with Majo Ussat (middle) and Til Bottterweck (behind him) © Urbanscreen

The eight creative minds call themselves projection artists, "Projection Mapping" is their art. They fiddle around in the creative house "Alte Schnapsfabrik" in Bremen's Neustadt. But often Urbanscreen are showing their art all over the world, whether in the USA, Spain, Lebanon or Kurdish Iraq.

Managing Director Majo Ussat tells us exactly how Urbanscreen work and with what meticulous work a video projection is created: "I'd like to project a pixel onto the moon!"

We have selected the ten most beautiful projections of the recent years:

1. It starts in Sydney – one of the most famous works of the projection artists from Bremen:

SYDNEY Opera House | Facade projection

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2. In Oberhausen they illuminated a gasometer from the inside:

320° Licht | Spatial Experience

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3. Coloured gold – Haus Schütting in Bremen:

Facade projection

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4. In the USA, Rice University became the scene of a gigantic projection:

Rice University | Centennial Spectacle

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5. On behalf of the construction machinery group Caterpillar, Urbanscreen transformed a test site:

Night of the challenger

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6. The media facade of the Klubhaus St. Pauli is also from Bremen:

Klubhaus St. Pauli

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7. Two television towers became the world's largest interactive high striker:

Digital Derby: Interactive Projection

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8. Urbanscreen art as part of an opera:

IDOMENEO | operatic staging

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9. First prize at the Bucharest Mapping Festival 2015:

Point line surface solid

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10. The interactive sculpture SOLANUM:

SOLANUM ǀ Augmented Sculpture

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Find out what else creative people do in Bremen on our overview page "Cultural and creative industries".

Further information on the creative industry and the founding of creative companies can be obtained from Anke Jakobj, +49 421 361-32050, anke.jacobj@wah.bremen.de.

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