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    Geneva Lux 2024: around thirty works lighting up the waterfront and the city center | City of Geneva

    “The festival has become an important event in bringing Geneva to life during the winter, attracting visitors not only from Geneva and the surrounding region but also an increasing number of tourists,” stresses Marie Barbey-Chpuis, Executive Councilor of the City of Geneva.

    To mark this anniversary editionGeneva Lux will present some fifteen new works of art.

    Artistic performances

    Every weekend, the public will also be able to enjoy artistic performances in the evening. Radiance, a colorful hologram, will take shape on the lake, thanks to a screen made of water. During the weekend of 19-21 January, visitors will be able to see Dundua friendly light giant, in the Jardin Anglais as well as in front of the Bains des Pâquis and the “Maison de l’enfance et de l’adolescence” children’s hospital. Aka, a giant puppet, will take a walk in the Jardin Anglais and along Quai du Mont-Blanc during the weekend of 26-27 January. Finally, The whale will float above the waterfront on 2 and 3 February.

    For the exact performance times, please consult the festival website.

    New creations

    Among the creations waiting to be discovered this year are: Songbirdthe nightingales created by Ukrainian artist Svitlana Reinish (near the Genève paddle steamer and the Bains des Pâquis), and Diva, a gigantic character sitting in the middle of the Jardin Anglais, dreamed up by Thomas Voillaume and Jérémy Oury. Located on Quai du Mont-Blanc, omen is an immersive work, a circle of light that the public can cross…

    Refreshments bar and information center

    An information center with refreshments bar is once again located on the Quai du Mont-Blanc (opposite the Hôtel d’Angle) this year, providing useful information about the festival and serving hot drinks.

    Guided tours

    As it does every year, Geneva Tourism is offering guided tours of the works. The complete festival programme, a map, details of the works, dates of the tours organized by Geneva Tourism and photos are available in the Press kit” on the event’s website: www.genevalux.ch

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