All that Glitters

Creek Show returns to downtown Austin with dazzling light display


Waller Creek Show 2018
Photo by Cody Cowan
Waller Creek Show 2018
Photo by Cody Cowan
Waller Creek Show 2018
Photo by Cody Cowan
Waller Creek Show 2018
Photo by Cody Cowan
Waller Creek Show 2018
Photo by Cody Cowan
Waller Creek Show 2018
Photo by Cody Cowan
Waller Creek Show 2018
Photo by Cody Cowan
Waller Creek Show 2018
Photo by Cody Cowan
Waller Creek Show 2018
Photo by Cody Cowan
Waller Creek Show 2018
Photo by Cody Cowan

Waller Creek has once again transformed into an interactive art installation for the 2018 Creek Show. From November 9-17, the urban waterway becomes a life-size canvas, featuring fantastical light installations including Parabolus by aod, ||| L I G H T  L I N E S ||| by Campbell Landscape Architecture + Tab Labs, la noria by Drophouse Design, Urban Scrim by Lemmo Architecture and Design, TENTSION by Perkins+Will, and Ambedo βeta by Polis.

The free, family-friendly runs from Sixth Street to 11th Street, where it concludes at the 2018 Creek Show Lounge at Symphony Square Park. There, attendees can learn more about Waller Creek Conservancy, ongoing projects, and upcoming initiatives. 

 

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Ambedo Beta by Polis.

Parabolus by aod.

Tentsion by Perkins + Will.

la noria by Drophouse Design.

Urban Scrim by Lemmo Architecture and Design 

Waller Creek transforms every year into a dreamy art insallation.

Light Lines by Campbell Landscape Architecture.

Reflections on the creek.

Light Lines by Campbell Landscape Architecture.

Creek Show welcomed 20,000 attendees in 2017, a number likely to go up in 2018.