Wordplay – Projection Design

Wordplay is a mass movement spectacular featuring a volunteer cast of 90 performers alongside Southpaw’s professional cast, performed as The Official Opening Ceremony to the National Centre for the Written Word, named The Word. Created by Southpaw Dance Company and produced by Event International, WordPlay featured large scale video and projection by NOVAK, mass movement and visual effects choreographed by Robby Grah
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Hinterland – Projection Mapping

Hinterland marked the official launch of Scotland’s Festival of Architecture 2016 and was a key highlight in the Year of Innovation, Architecture & Design. Over ten nights from 18 – 27 March 2016, sell-out audiences explored St Peter’s Seminary, one of Scotland’s most important modernist buildings, for the first time in thirty years. This immense public artwork introduced the long term plans for the site and cele
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Great Journeys Start… – Projection Mapping

To mark the opening of the first wave of restaurants in the new £85 million dining and leisure extension at Westquay, Southampton, NOVAK were commissioned by events company, The Fair, to design and animate a projection mapping onto the cities medieval city walls, to form a centre piece for the Luminate Southampton event. NOVAK created a projection entitled ‘Great Journeys Start and End In Southampton’ tha
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Printworks – Projection Mapping

Commissioned as part of Electric Glen 2016, NOVAK, in collaboration with textile designer Hazel Dunn and lighting designers Light Refreshment, created ‘Printworks’. A 40 meter long audio visual projection, inspired by the designs of the Thornliebank Printworks, that were once cerated on the site of Rouken Glen Park, East Renfrewshire. Featuring a soundtrack by Ed Carter. Printworks reflects on the creativ
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Journey – Projection Mapping

Commissioned as part the Singapore Night Festival 2016 In this spectacular work, NOVAK delves into the world of Victorian novelist Jules Verne, known for his creation of a world reflecting the future of Victorian invention and fantasy. The team reinterprets seven of his novels to create a unique adventure dynamically projection-mapped to fit the façade of the Singapore Art Museum. Highlighting the use of invention to
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Fool’s Paradise – Projection Mapping

Commissioned as part of ‘The UK’s largest light festival’, Lumiere Durham, ‘Fool’s Paradise’ is a projection mapping onto the stunning UNESCO heritage site of Durham Castle. Inspired by local folklore and fairytales Fool’s Paradise, uses stop-motion animation techniques, paper cutting and hand drawn images to create a fantasy location interweaving stories and characters. The continuous narrative was viewed at various
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195 Piccadilly – Projection Mapping

Commissioned as part of the inaugural Lumiere London festival, ‘195 Piccadilly’ is a large scale projection onto the BAFTA building. Exploring the different genres of cinema and television using images from BAFTA’s archive. The overall aesthetic refers to the origins of 195 Piccadilly as the home of the Royal Institute for Painters in Watercolour. The animation is accompanied by a striking soundtrack, created b
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Rush 2015 – Projection Design

Rush is a mass movement spectacular choreographed by Southpaw Dance Company and produced by Event International featuring large format video and projection mapping by NOVAK. It was first performed at St. Hilda’s colliery, South Shields on Sunday 5th April 2015 to an enthralled packed out audience. The piece follows three archetypes, a zero hours worker, a young mother, and a homeless character. Through the lens of th
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