Chanel's Tribeca Film Festival Artists Dinner at Balthazar

Retained by the event design and planning firm Van Wyck & Van Wyck, we enjoyed returning once again to this annual early spring time star studded soiree - this year held for the second year at Balthazar on Spring Street in SoHo.

The construction scaffolding outside the restaurant being the "problem to solve" issue of the day, we were asked by the Van Wyck team to come up with a visual idea for dressing it up with light.  Our suggestion - to create a "canopy" of roughly 200+ individually suspended round clear light bulbs throughout the front of the restaurant for guests to enjoy upon their approach and under which they would pass as they entered the restaurant.

That being resolved, our crew got to work on the morning of the event and - 8 hours later - a multitude of individual points of light graced the decidedly urban environment and the work of our labor was enjoyed by all....