Welcome to AyrtonLIVE 13!

 

It’s been a busy year for Ayrton with more new products and more great projects from the many talented lighting designers who, we are delighted to say, choose to work with our lighting fixtures. Some of those projects feature in our latest issue of AyrtonLIVE13 which we are pleased to present to you.

 

We were very excited to have so many of our latest products showcased by lighting designer, Jerry Appelt at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon where over 700 Ayrton fixtures, including Mistral-TC, Ghibli, MiniPanel-FX, MagicDot-SX, MagicPanel-FX and NandoBeam-S6, formed a major part of the incredible show.

 

Our unique Ghibli has been adopted as a ‘must have’ by so many lighting designers already, with Kieren Healy choosing it for the US hit show, American Idol, Nick Whitehouse taking it on tour with country singer-songswriter, Brett Aldredge’s and, illustrating its adaptability, making its debut opera appearance at the UK’s Garsington Opera Festival.

 

The FX-family has bedded in quickly with MagicBlade-FX forming the major visual focus in Zach Sternberg’s mutable lighting design for indie band, Sylvan Esso and Dan Hadley employing an array of MagicPanel-FX units for rock royalty, Foo Fighters, on their Concrete and Gold tour.

 

Showing the enduring appeal and versatility of our old favourites, MagicBlade-R fixtures partied the night away at Maroon 5’s NYE party in Brian Jenkins’ expansive design, MagicPanel-R units were skilfully used by Yves Aucoin to frame Celine Dion’s performance on her 25-date LIVE tour, MagicPanel-602 are currently lighting the ‘Queen of Country Pop’, Shania Twain’s world tour in Rob Sinclair’s mammoth design, while Leroy Bennett gets creative with MagicDot-XT for Lenny Kravitz.

 

Finally, it’s been a busy year for our DreamPanel-Twin which appeared in two designs of stunning structural impact: firstly with Thomas ‘Church’ Christmann’s multi-layered design for Korn’s Serenity of Summer tour, which also incorporated NandoBeam-S9 and NandoBeam-S3, MagicBlade-FX and MagicRing-R9 fixtures, and again in a radical design by Tyler Santangelo who used them to build a ‘DreamWall’ for American rap and hip hop artist, Vince Staples, which melted away into a completely transformed sylvan scene for Tyler, the Creator, that incorporated the full range of NandoBeam fixtures.

 

What a way to round up a year! We hope you enjoy the read and can’t wait to do it all again in 2019!

Other news

Ayrton Perseo and Domino Profiles light up the Jova Beach Party 2022

There was great success for the summer tour of Jova Beach Party 2022, which saw the Italian songwriter Lorenzo Cherubini, aka Jovanotti, performing from June until September […]

Ayrton Domino LT shines for Showtec at Singapore National Day Parade

Showtec, one of the largest rental companies in South East Asia, was delighted to purchase 40 Ayrton Domino LT luminaires from Total Solution Marketing Pte Ltd, Ayrton’s […]

Ayrton’s Diablo S proves Total Solution for Trio AV in Singapore

Total Solution Marketing, Ayrton’s exclusive distributor for the Singapore region, is very happy to announce the purchase of 24 Ayrton Diablo S LED profile fixtures by Trio […]

Ayrton Domino Profile on tour with Cremonini

Cesare Cremonini’s Stadium Tour 2022 Milano, which started in Milan and closed with a resounding event at the Imola racetrack, has just ended. The eight sold-out dates […]

Lighting designer Joe Cabrera II selects Ayrton MagicBlade R effects lighting for Tears for Fears Tipping Point World Tour 2022

Tears for Fears has wrapped the North American leg of their Tipping Point World Tour 2022 in support of the duo’s comeback album of the same name. […]

Ayrton Cobra takes to the water in Hanover for the 75 Years of Lower Saxony celebrations

Ayrton was delighted to supply producer and lighting designer Jens Hillenkötter with its very latest luminaire, the unique laser-sourced, IP65 rated Cobra, for the celebrations of 75 […]