Burning Man – light and art in Black Rock City, Nevada
Presentation date: 24. October
Presentation time: 10:15
Prof. Stefan Hofmann/DE, Lichtwerke GmbH
Fascinated by the topic of light, since his studies of Scenography and Exhibition Design at the University of Arts and Design in Karlsruhe/DE Prof. Stefan Hofmann has been working with this medium in the context of space and architecture.
Stefan Hofmann is a lighting designer and the managing director of Lichtwerke GmbH, Cologne, with more than 20 years’ experience in architectural lighting design, theatre lighting and light art. Many of his realized projects have received national and international awards: the Boris Jelzin Presidential Center in Ekaterinburg/RU [German Lighting Design Award 2018, IES “Award of Merit” 2018, SEGD “Award of Merit” 2018, both USA], the AEB Headquarters in Stuttgart/DE [German Lighting Design Award 2018], and the Maredo Steakhaus Gendarmenmarkt in Berlin/DE [IES “Award of Merit” 2017, USA]. Since 2009, he has been Professor of Lighting Design and the Performing Arts at the Kaiserslautern University of Applied Sciences, where he heads the Faculty of Interior Architecture.