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2020-05-25

Call for projects : Lyon Festival of Lights 2020

Would you like to take part in the artistic program of the 2020 Celebration of Lights?

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2020-04-04

The publication of the artistic program consultations is postponed

The City of Lyon has decided to postpone the publication of its artistic program consultations for 2020.

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2019-12-11

The 2019 Festival of Lights: facts and figures

Once again this year, the City of Lyon and Orange have joined forces to create metrics to assess festival attendance and visitor travel patterns.

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2019-12-08

And the winners are...

It's time to find out the winners of the Festival of Lights trophies and prizes

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2019-12-04

Experimental works by students - The student perspective

ESDES students made two videos giving an inside view of the light installations on the Antiquaille site (Lyon 5)

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2019-12-03

Lyon public transport update for Thursday, December 5

The national strike action on Thursday, December 5 will affect Lyon public transport - TCL. The metro and tram will run as normal but there will be disruption to some bus routes.

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2019-12-03

Smart visitor tips

Here are some tips to help you get the most out of the event!

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2019-11-28

Let's light up our city!

The Festival of lights is rooted in its territory and Lyon’s history. This historical bond is especially expressed on the 8th of December when everyone enlightens its windows or balcony with candles.

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2019-11-19

A participative project on Leonardo da Vinci

Interview with 3 students from the IAE university business school, who have been working on a light creation inspired by the work of Leonardo da Vinci. The project was supervised by Camille Michel, head of cultural projects at Lyon University.

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2019-11-18

Behind the scenes ...

Lenoir has partnered with the Festival of Lights since 2008, being particularly involved in the Lumignons du Cœur campaign. The company specialises in architectural metalwork, sheet metal joinery and mirror making. Let’s take a look behind the scenes in the company’s workshops where the teams are busy preparing for this year’s festival. 

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