Lumifest is an annual festival originally organized by ITMO University’s Chair of Creative Light Design School for the International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies. It’s a large-scale outdoor exhibition of illuminated installations and also includes performances, lighting workshops and lighting shows. The goal is to promote the light culture phenomenon and provide quality and accessible education to future and current professionals in the field of lighting design.

Social Value

To rethink a public lighting problem and bring international collaboration to creating the urban lighting of the future. Installations to be later used as part of St. Petersburg’s lighting culture.


"Lensvet", IntiLED, LIghtCAD, GRIVEN, "Architonika", Cariboni and others.


·         Increasing the quality of the lighting environment

·         Attracting more people to the light culture

·         Creating festive lighting solutions for the city and the university