About

Lumière is a free three-day, contemporary arts festival held annually in Sydney, Nova Scotia. Working with artists from Cape Breton and beyond, Lumière presents innovative projects in a unique format that transforms everyday spaces into extraordinary venues for the arts.

This year’s festival will take place September 21, 22 + 23rd, 2017. Workshops and community events will be held September 21st + 22nd. The signature art-at-night event will take place from sunset to midnight, Saturday September 23rd.

Lumière is organized by the Lumière Arts Festival Association, a not-for-profit organization that relies on the support of volunteers and community partners.

LAFA 2017-2018 Board of Directors:

Alyce Maclean – Festival Chair

Christie MacNeil – Artist Coordinator and Secretary

Mora Purcell – Treasurer

Dana Mount – Volunteer Coordinator

Savannah Anderson

Monika Dutt – outgoing board member

SPONSORS

This event would not be possible without our wonderful sponsors.

ELECTRIC SPONSORS
 
Flavor
New Dawn
Cape Breton University
Sydney Credit Union
Marcato
Protocase
 
SUNLIGHT SPONSORS
 
Destination Membertou
Celtic Colours
City Printers
NSCC
Embroid Me
 
MEDIA SPONSORS
 
Cape Breton Post
Cape Radio
CBC Radio
 
FLOODLIGHT SPONSORS
 
Doktor Lukes
Sampson McPhee
Cape Breton Centre for Craft and Design
Corey Katz
Cape Breton Partnership
 
MOONLIGHT SPONSORS
 
No Quarter Deli & Market
Studio Villa Nova
Breton Brewing
 
SPOTLIGHT SPONSORS
 
Highland Arts Theatre