Autumn Lights Festival 2020

A Celebration of the artists whose art helped save the Gardens!

Welcome
Host: Kin Folkz, Spectrum Queer Media

Musical Performance
William Cenote on his LED Grand Piano

Video Presentation
Showcasing new and returning artists who build displays of technology-in-nature. Brought to you in vivid lighting, colors and dimension by Oakland’s award-winning Together Pictures.

Live Art Installations
A unique, behind-the-scenes view of five live art installations streaming in from the artists own work spaces. Some of the art will be interactive to stream from your own device!

Q&A Session with the Artists

Final Remarks and Appreciations
Kin Folkz

Tonight’s Artists

Click on a square to discover more information including links to the artist’s websites. Many participating artists are selling original pieces online as well as accepting donations for their hard work. Donation information is also included. Please remember to check out the lineups for Saturday and Sunday nights as well!

Kin Folkz

Master of Ceremony

KIN FOLKZ
Master of Ceremony

Advocate, Activist, Healer, Spirit, and Founder of SpectrumQueersMedia
Performer's Website

LUMINESCENT GRAND

by William Cenote

LUMINESCENT GRAND
by William Cenote

LED Acrylic grand piano

PAYPAL:
paypal.com/paypalme/williamcenote
Performer's Website

Invisible Dragon

by Eric Medine

INVISIBLE DRAGON
by Eric Medine

Video mapping installation with abstract geometric colors and shapes.
Artist's Website

Coral Bleaching LED Installation

by Glenn Wright

CORAL BLEACHING
by Glenn Wright

An interactive LED panel representing coral reefs bleaching around the world
Artist's Website

Ferdinand & Ulysses

by Joe McDonald

FERDINAND & ULYSSES
by Joe McDonald

Pair of Light Sculptures
Artist's Instagram

Isolation

by Phil Spitler + Omar Rodriguez

ISOLATION
by Phil Spitler + Omar Rodriguez

LED Matrix displaying procedural animation.
INSTAGRAM (Omar): @omarrr
Installation's Instagram

Neon Voices

by Mauricio Bustos

NEON VOICES
by Mauricio Bustos

Billboard scale anti-racism LED sculptures
VENMO: @Mauricio-Bustos
Artist's Github

The Portal

by Katie McClung

THE PORTAL
by Katie McClung

"Portal" is a floating light installation inspired by a dream.

Venmo: @Katie-Mcclung-4
Artist's Website

Niantic Van
and Art

by Chris Collins

NIANTIC VAN & ART
by Chris Collins

Artist’s Website

FLOWSTATE

by Grant Patterson

FLOWSTATE
by Grant Patterson

Real-time collaborative interactive art on a shared fluid canvas—a tree

INSTAGRAM: @GrantPatterson
Venmo: @Grant-Patterson
Artist's Etsy Shop

Resin spray lamps

by Aziza Sikstar

RESIN SPRAY LAMPS
by Aziza Sikstar

Resin Lamps

VENMO: @sikstar
CASHAPP: @sikstar
Artist's Website

SWARM DRONE LIGHT SHOW

by John Eric Henry

SWARM DRONE
LIGHT SHOW

by John Eric Henry

Drones equipped with high visibility LEDs will swarm in the sky making shapes.
Artist's Website

Flos Aliena: Colonization

by Mike Saleski and Paul Spaur

COLONIZATION
by Mike Saleski
and Paul Spaur

30 twenty-foot tall LED spires distributed around a field or garden
VENMO: @therealgravitymike
Artist’s Website

DREAM PIPES

by Clody Cates

DREAM PIPES
by Clody Cates

Interactive 20 foot tall water sculpture
PAYPAL: paypal.com/paypalme/ClodyCates
Artist's Website