Red Bull Illume is excited to present an entirely new exhibition, which celebrated its world premiere on December 11 at the outstanding Hangar-7 in Salzburg, Austria! See the creative and captivating finalist images of the Image Quest 2019, selected by 50 esteemed judges out of 59,551 submissions, that make up this unique experience. The Top 60 images from the Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2019 make their first indoor stop at the amazing work of architecture that is Hangar-7 in Salzburg. There, the stunning images are illuminated in the true style of Red Bull Illume on 2x2m T-shaped lightboxes.
This brand-new set up of the lightboxes, on which the images are displayed for the first time at Hangar-7, is provided by the German based company CCS digital_fabric®. They revolutionized the display technology by introducing fabric_frame®. These high-quality frames provide the perfect means of showcasing the high-tech prints and make the Red Bull Illume exhibition truly amazing!
From its architectural elegance to its beautiful interior, the venue itself is a sight to behold. Home to a stunning collection of historical aircraft, Formula 1 race cars and other unique mementos from sporting history, Hangar-7 makes the ideal space for the kick-off of the Global Indoor Exhibit Tour.
On December 11 the opening night for invited guests took place. Attending the event and celebrating the Image Quest 2019 were photographers like Masterpiece by EyeEm and Playground category winner Lorenz Holder, Wings category winner Philip Platzer, Lifestyle category winner Alexander Wick as well as Red Bull Illume 2019 semi-finalists Markus Berger and Luis Gallo.
They were joined by legendary BMX athlete Senad Grosic and paragliding hero Paul Guschlbauer. Special guests from the photography industry completed the line-up for this magical night.
The unique exhibition is free to visit and is open daily from December 12, 2019 until February 9, 2020 during Hangar-7’s usual opening hours of 9am to 10pm. The kickoff of the Indoor Exhibit Tour is set to be an event like no other, so make sure you stop by and get inspired by the amazing images!
The Global Exhibit Tour has stops around Europe and the USA in 2020 confirmed and soon to be announced. Make sure to stay tuned to see if Red Bull Illume is coming to your city!
On October 15, 2018, the 55 finalist images from the Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2016 will go on display at the EUROPARK shopping center in the Czech capital city of Prague. It’s here that the world’s greatest adventure and action sports photos will make the final stop of their European Indoor Exhibit Tour to conclude a successful 2018 partnership with SES retail outlets. True to the theme of Red Bull Illume, the images will be illuminated in high resolution on stunning, 4K digital smartframes.
Located a short distance southeast of central Prague, EUROPARK is home to around 75 stores. The complex itself spans over 40,500m² and offers a wide variety of shops, restaurants and services. It even has its own ‘children’s world’ attraction, making it the perfect place for all the family. Its size and architectural dominance has made it a regional landmark and a go-to shopping location for both locals and tourists alike.
With street sports playing a major theme at the exhibition, EUROPARK in Prague is a perfect fit for the finale of the 2018 Indoor Exhibit Tour. For years, the city’s large expanse of concrete terrain has been the breeding ground for up and coming urban athletes. The impressive architecture and marble-smooth floors of Prague’s city center is known worldwide as the meeting point for hundreds of skateboarders, BMX riders and the photographers who come to document them.
The exhibition runs until October 28 and is easily accessible with 2,100 on-site parking spaces and a free shuttle bus to the local subway station. The images can be viewed free of charge, seven days a week during EUROPARK’s usual opening hours:
- Monday to Sunday from 9:00 – 21:00
Whether you’re a local resident, a photographer, a shopaholic tourist or an athlete who’s in town to ride the streets, be sure to check out this inspiring exhibition. For more information, head over to www.europark.cz today. It’s going to be epic!
The newly rebuilt huma eleven opened in March 2016 and is one of the most established shopping centers in the Austrian capital, with roots that date back to the 1970’s. This August, the stunning 55 finalist images from the Red Bull Illume Image Quest will make the penultimate stop of the European Tour, and the final stop in Austria, at Vienna’s most modern shopping center.
The comprehensive rebuild and further extension of huma eleven not only increased the size to a total of 50,000m², but also provided an updated, upgraded, modern and fresh architecture inspired by the nearby River Danube that is renowned for it’s water sports. The fact that Vienna is home to much of the talent that can be found on both sides of the lens from Red Bull Illume, makes huma eleven the ideal setting for an Indoor Exhibit Tour stop.
Whether traveling by car or bus access to the shopping center could not be easier. Huma eleven is located near the motorway and has a free parking area. Furthermore there is a free bus running between the city and the shopping center two times per hour during the opening hours. The exhibition is free to visit and can be visited from August 20 to September 1 during the venue’s usual opening hours:
- Monday to Thursday from 9:00 – 19:00
- Friday from 9:00 – 20:00
- Saturday from 9:00 – 18:00
Don’t miss your last chance to see the Indoor Exhibit Tour in Austria! Full details on the venue and exhibition can be found at www.huma-eleven.at.
Images © DER FRITZ.
Directly on the shores of the river Drava, one can find EUROPARK Maribor. Situated directly in the center of the historic city, it sees thousands of visitors daily. On July 16, Red Bull Illume Image Quest will open its final indoor exhibition in Slovenia, showcasing the top 55 images for the world’s most acclaimed adventure and action sport photography contest.
Discover the outdoor world explored within the photographic exhibition set against the backdrop of the historical urban setting of Maribor. In amongst the 119 shops, restaurants and bars at EUROPARK you will find unbelievable images by the best photographers, of adventure and action sports athletes at their highest level of performance.
Just a 15-minute walk from the Maribor Castle in the center of the old city, it’s the perfect location for one the world’s most impressive photography exhibitions. Whether you live in town or are just passing through, stop in and be illuminated by unforgettable photography.
- Monday to Friday from 9:00 – 21:00
- Saturday from 8:00 – 21:00
- Sunday from 9:00 – 15:00
Join the Red Bull Illume Indoor Exhibition as we make our first trip to Maribor! Discover more at www.europark.si.
Images © Bojan Mihalič
On July 02, 2018, the CITYCENTER shopping mall in Celje, Slovenia, will host the 55 finalist images from the Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2016. As part of the contest’s European Indoor Exhibit Tour, visitors can see the world's greatest adventure and action sports photos illuminated all day on stunning 4K digital smartframes.
As the region’s number one shopping destination, CITYCENTER isn’t just known for its architecture, atmosphere or wide range of more than 80 premium stores. The venue has been committed to providing high-quality and unforgettable shopping experiences since day one; and how better to enhance this experience, than with the true artistry of the world’s most renowned adventure and action sports photographers.
With over 1600 spaces in its on-site garage and direct access via public transport, both parking and admission to the exhibition is completely free to the public. The images can be viewed seven days a week from July 02 to July 15, 2018, during the venue’s usual opening hours:
- Monday to Friday from 9:00-21:00
- Saturday from 8:00-21:00
- Sunday from 9:00-15:00
Want to learn more about the venue? Head over to www.city-center.si now for all the details. See for yourself; it’s going to be one to remember!
CITYPARK in Ljubljana, the biggest shopping center in Slovenia, its conveniently located near the highway, making it an attractive stop for both locals and visitors to the vibrant city. On June 18, 2018 it will host the 55 finalist images from the Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2016. Those who stop by will see the world's greatest adventure and action sports photography on stunning 4K digital smartframes, spread throughout the popular shopping center.
Ljubljana, the capital city of Slovenia, is the country´s largest cultural hub and known for its expansive green spaces, making it a popular place for sports and leisure activities - and the perfect location for a Red Bull Illume exhibition. CITYPARK mall-goers will be able to experience the incredible sight of the world’s best adventure and action sports images situated between internationally renowned retail stores, premium restaurants and cafes.
The exhibit is available from the moment the mall opens its doors, every day of the week, until closing. Free parking lots and garages are on site. If you’re nearby, make sure not to miss this incredible display of creative genius!
- Monday to Friday from 9:00 – 21:00
- Saturday from 8:00 – 21:00
- Sunday from 9:00 – 15:00
Enhance your shopping experience, head over to www.citypark.si for more details!
This June, the 55 finalist images from the Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2016 will make the tenth stop of their European tour at FISCHAPARK in Wiener Neustadt, Austria. Here, the world’s greatest adventure and action sports photographs will be displayed on incredible 4K digital smartframes as part of an unforgettable, indoor exhibition.
FISCHAPARK is one of the region’s most popular retail outlets and is home to over 120 premium stores selling a wide variety of products from fashion and cosmetics to lifestyle and tech. Situated just south of the Austrian capital, Wiener Neustadt is closely linked to Vienna’s vibrant and exciting street culture, which has produced world-renowned talent on both sides of the lens. From famous athletes to finalist photographers of Red Bull Illume, the region’s adventure and action sports heritage makes FISCHAPARK an ideal location for the exhibition.
With free admission and over 1,800 parking spaces on-site, the venue can be easily accessed by both car and bus.
The exhibition itself runs from June 4 to June 16 and can be visited during the venue’s usual opening times:
- Monday to Thursday from 09:00-19:00
- Friday from 9:00-20:00
- Saturday from 08:30-18:00
Want more information about the exhibition and venue? Check out www.fischapark.at now for all the details. We’ll see you there!
On May 22, Red Bull Illume Indoor Exhibition arrives with its 55 finalist images to the ATRIO shopping center in Villach, Austria. The world’s greatest adventure and action sports photographs will be on display in stunning 4K digital smartframes for two weeks.
ATRIO is just a few kilometres from the Slovenian and Italian borders making it a truly unique setting for an international exhibition. Recipient of a Best-of-the-Best Sustainable Design Award in 2009 by the International Commission of Shopping Centres(ICSC) ATRIO is a landmark in the region. And with over 90 stores and 2000 free parking spots the event is sure to attract a large multinational turnout.
The exhibition runs from May 22 to June 2, 2018 during ATRIO’s normal opening hours:
- Monday - Friday from 09:00-19:30
- Saturday from 09:00-18:00
For more info please visit www.atrio.at, see you there!
On May 7, 2018, the 55 finalist images from the Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2016 will be arriving at MURPARK shopping center in Graz; Austria's second largest city. To mark the eighth stop of its indoor exhibition tour, the world's greatest adventure and action sports photography will be displayed on stunning 4K digital smartframes at one of the region's best known retail outlets.
At over 36,000m2 in size, the center is home to more than 70 premium shops, restaurants and cafes - providing a whole range of activities for friends and families alike. Built in 2007, MURPARK's stunning architecture and closely integrated public transport system offers the perfect, modern environment for the ever-growing and explosive genre of adventure and action sports photography.
With free on-site parking, the shopping center is directly accessible by car, tram and train. The exhibition itself requires no admission fees and runs from May 7 to May 19, 2018 and can be visited during MURPARK’s usual opening hours of:
- Monday-Friday 09:00-19:30
- Saturday 09:00-18:00
For more information about the exhibition and the venue, check out www.murpark.at today. Don’t miss out!
On April 23, the 55 finalist images from the Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2016 will be exhibited at the VARENA shopping center in Vöcklabruck, Austria. Here, the world’s greatest adventure and action sports photos will make the seventh stop of their European Indoor Tour, where they will be displayed on stunning 4K digital smartframes within a bustling retail hub.
With over 80 stores, cafes and restaurants at the premium 32,000m² complex, the VARENA shopping center is truly a sight to behold. From its colorful façade to its distinctive architectural elegance, the facility was not only awarded a mark of excellence, but is deemed to be one of Austria’s best shopping centers and a major, flagship landmark for the local region.
Because the relationship between athlete and nature is such a prominent theme throughout the exhibition, VARENA’s commitment to setting new sustainability standards made it an obvious choice of venue. In addition, its location alongside the Austrian Alps and the pristine Salzkammergut lake region makes it a must-see hotspot for both tourists and outdoor sport lovers.
Conveniently located off the B1 highway with 1,900 free on-site parking spaces, the exhibition will run from April 23 to May 05 2018 and can be viewed during the center's usual opening hours:
- Monday-Friday 09:00-19:00
- Saturday 09:00-18:00
Want to know more about the exhibition and the venue? Check out www.varena.at now for all the details!
This April, the 55 finalist images from the Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2016 will be exhibited at the EUROPARK Salzburg shopping center in Austria. As the sixth stop of its European Indoor Exhibition Tour, the images will be displayed on stunning 4K digital smartframes. Following last year’s outdoor exhibition at Hangar-7, the indoor concept will bring the images back to Salzburg; only this time in an entirely new format that offers a unique visual experience of its own.
Located on the fringes of the Austrian Alps, EUROPARK Salzburg is home to over 130 premium shops and the Oval; a culturally renowned arts and performance venue. It's not only the region’s leading shopping center, but one that stands in close proximity to the outdoor sports world. From paragliding to climbing and ski resorts to bike trails, the venue is perfectly placed to bring the world’s greatest adventure and action sports photography before the eyes of shoppers and sports fans alike.
The exhibition will run from April 3 to April 14, 2018 and can be visited during EUROPARK Salzburg’s usual opening hours:
- Monday – Thursday 09:00 – 19:30
- Friday 09:00 – 21:00
- Saturday 09:00 – 18:00
Want to find out more about the venue or the exhibition itself? Simply head over to www.europark.at for all the details. We’ll see you there!
The fifth stop of the Red Bull Illume Tour kicks off this March in Bürs, Austria, showcasing the world's greatest adventure and action sports photography. The 55 finalist images from the Red Bull Ilume Image Quest 2016 will be on display at the region’s leading shopping center; ZIMBAPARK.
Set against the sweeping backdrop of the Raetikon mountain ridge, ZIMBAPARK is already a natural shopping destination for mountain sports lovers, making this exhibtion all the more important. The display provides a unique experience that will expose non-adventure enthusiasts to the images within a familiar setting. Hosting 50 shops and 1000 parking spaces, the exhibition is guaranteed to have a high turnout – so don't miss out!
The exhibition will be held from March 5 to March 17, 2018 and can be seen during ZIMBAPARK's normal opening hours which are :
- Monday – Thursday 09.00 – 19.30
- Friday 09.00 – 21.00
- Saturday 08.30 – 18.00
Want to know more about the exhibition and the venue? Check out www.zimbapark.at now for all the details!
For the fourth stop of its 2018 European tour, the Red Bull Illume Indoor Exhibition will be taking place in Innsbruck, Austria. Located in the city center near the main train station, the 55 finalist images from the contest’s 11 categories will be on display at the SILLPARK shopping center.
With nature being a prominent theme amongst the world’s greatest adventure and action sports photography, SILLPARK’s own environmental ethics make it the perfect partner-venue for the exhibition. Generating one third of its electricity from a nearby hydroelectric power plant, the outlet’s 70 shops, bars and restaurants are both sustainably managed and high in footfall – which exposes the contest to an entirely new audience.
For those arriving by car, on-site parking can be found in the underground parking garage. The exhibition itself runs from February 19th to March 3rd and can be viewed during SILLPARK’s usual opening times:
- Monday to Wednesday from 09:00 - 19.00
- Thursday to Friday from 09:00 – 20:00
- Saturday from 09:00 - 18:00
For more information, head over to www.sillpark.at - we’ll see you there!
The Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2016 continues its Indoor Exhibit Tour of Europe with stop number three taking place in Ried im Innkreis, Austria. Situated in the heart of the town, the new, 2018 indoor exhibition will be displaying the contest’s 55 finalist images at the Weberzeile shopping center.
With over 50 shops, bars and restaurants, the Weberzeile presents a unique opportunity to bring the world of adventure and action sports photography to the hustle and bustle of one of Austria’s premium shopping hotspots. Combining modern architecture with traditional motifs, the venue itself is a sight to behold.
Parking can be found on site and admission is free to the public. The exhibition runs from January 29 to February 10 and can be viewed during the Weberzeile’s usual opening hours:
- Monday to Friday from 09:00 - 19:00
- Saturday from 09:00 - 18:00
For more information, head over to www.weberzeile.at - don’t miss out!
The Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2016 will be making the second stop of its 2018 European tour in Wels, Austria. The all new indoor exhibition will display the contest’s 55 finalist images at the max.center hypermarket situated just outside of the city’s downtown area.
Home to 50 shops, bars and restaurants, the max.center is one of the best-known landmarks in the region. Its modern architecture and glass facade make it the perfect venue for bringing the world’s greatest adventure and action sports photography to the forefront of the consumer retail world.
With free entry and on-site parking, the exhibition runs from January 15 to January 27 and can be viewed during the max.center’s usual opening times:
- Monday to Thursday from 09:00 -19.00
- Friday from 09:00 – 20:00
- Saturday from 09:00 – 18:00
For more info please visit maxcenter.at, see you there!
After a successful 2017 with three stops on three different continents, Red Bull Illume has no plans to slow down in 2018. To kick off the new year and begin its indoor exhibition tour, the Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2016 will hold the first stop of its European adventure at Q19 in Vienna, Austria.
Situated in the Döbling shopping quarter of Austria’s capital city, Q19 is a premium retail outlet boasting 40 international shops, cafes and restaurants. As one of Vienna’s most modern and vibrant hangout spots, the venue provides a unique opportunity to bring the contest’s 55 finalist images to an entirely new audience.
The exhibition runs from January 02, 2018 to January 12, 2018 and is open during Q19’s usual opening times; 09:00 - 19:30 from Monday to Friday and 09:00 - 18:00 on Saturdays. Entry is free to the public and parking can be found on site. For more info please visit www.q19.at, if you’re in the area, be sure to swing by!