Since 1992 the luminaria have shown their broad cross-cultural appeal by visiting more than 40 countries across 5 continents. Many events are in discussion for 2017/2018 but will not appear on the schedule below until they are confirmed. Do not hesitate to return to this page to check for the recently confirmed events. 

"Ixilum had a great response from the press and an excellent reaction from a Sao Paulo public that ranged from bankers to street kids."  Stephen Rimmer, British Council, Brazil


Architects of Air touring schedule

7 - 23 December 2017 PENTALUM Foodtruck Festival - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
6 -28 January 2018 ARBORIA Federation Square - Melbourne, Australia
10 - 20 January 2018 PENTALUM Djeddah, Saudi Arabia
9 - 12 March 2018 ARBORIA Womadelaide - Adelaide, Australia
9 - 11 March 2018 MIRACOCO Belfast Children's Festival - Belfast, UK
5 - 8 April 2018 MIRACOCO Lincoln Performing Arts Center, UK
5 - 15 April 2018 ARBORIA Festival 2018 - Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
28 May - 3 June 2018 LUMINARIUM Wheee! Festival - Nottingham, UK
13 -17 June 2018 KATENA Sibiu International Arts festival, Romania
12 - 14 July 2018 ARBORIA Riverfestival - Rockhampton, Australia
12 - 15 July 2018 PENTALUM Harrogate Festival , UK
20 - 22 July 2018 PENTALUM Bluedot Festival - Cheshire, UK
20 - 28 July 2018 MIRACOCO Galway International Arts Festival, Ireland
21- 24 July 2018 KATENA Olala - Lienz, Austria
3 - 12 August 2018 ALBESILA Musikfest - Bethlehem, PA, USA
17 - 20 August 2018 MIRACOCO The Rose of Tralee - Tralee, Ireland
25 - 26 August 2018 KATENA bOing Festival - Canterbury, UK
11 - 30 September TRILUMIN Mal Taman Anggrek - Jakarta, Indonesia
28 Sept - 7 Oct 2018 ALBESILA Des Moines Performing Arts Centre- Des Moines, Iowa, USA
11 - 14 October KATENA Meppel, Netherlands
20 - 28 October 2018 KATENA Nottingham Lakeside Arts - Nottingham, UK
29 Nov - 8 December 2018 Arboria Bahrain Light Festival - Manama - Bahrain

Touring opportunities

AoA tours the luminaria worldwide. If you are interested to hear about a tour that might be shaping up in your country or on your continent, do not hesitate to contact us.

AoA has a luminarium based in North America all year round. For Australia and New Zealand we work with our Australian-based creative partner, Insite Arts.

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Suggest a festival or venue 

You would like to see a luminarium in your home town or you have an event in mind where you think a luminarium would be a great match, do not hesitate to send us the name and details of this event or venue and we will connect with them to explore the options. 

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Past touring

AoA's monumental sculptures have enchanted audiences around the world since 1992 and attended more then 500 festivals, events and venues around the world. From Berlin to Beirut, Hong Kong to Hawaii, Taipei to Tel Aviv, Sao Paulo to the Sydney Opera House, check out where the luminaria have travelled.

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AoA sends out a couple of newsletters per year announcing the launch of new luminaria or projects, as well as upcoming events or touring opportunities. We are careful about not spamming your mailboxes so we limit the newsletter to just a couple of issues per year.