A groundbreaking, immersive 3D/LED experience featuring masterpieces created by the most illustrious impressionist painters in history
“Just looking at paintings on a wall is so 2019. Why gaze blankly at [Monet’s]
‘Water Lilies’ when you can practically dive right into the pond?” – The Miami Herald
May 19-June 16, 2021
Lynn Wolfson Stage inside the Ziff Ballet Opera House
Miami, FL – April 28, 2021 – The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County (@arshtcenter) and Princeton Entertainment Group (PEG) are proud to present the world premiere of LASTING IMPRESSIONS, a towering, experiential installation of sight and sound that transports guests into more than 100 of the world’s most recognizable masterpiece paintings. Making its world debut May 19 - June 16 at the Arsht Center, this fully immersive experience uses one-of-a-kind 3D/LED technology, massive 75-footwide screens, music, and lighting to create an experience like no other. Guests will marvel as impressionist paintings leap off the screens coming to life all around them as holographic and Unreal Engine technology is utilized for the first time to showcase classic works in a new light.
Created by an award-winning team and featuring patented one-of-a-kind 3D/LED technology, advanced 12K resolution and 125 feet of screens with more than 10 million pixels and 1 billion color combinations, LASTING IMPRESSIONS is the next generation of immersive multi-media technology. From the moment they step onto the Arsht Center’s 18,000 square foot stage, guests of all ages become part of the experience, walking into the masterpieces and being enveloped by the Impressionist world created by Monet, Degas, Van Gogh, Renoir, Cézanne, Seurat and more. Using lightweight 3D glasses, which also fit comfortably over current eyewear, guests will sit with Renoir’s luncheon guests, dance with Degas’ ballerinas, float over Monet’s water lilies, soar into Van Gogh’s starry night, spend Sunday in the park with George and move among the famous characters on Seurat’s Isle of La Grande Jatte. And more than just a feast for the eyes, LASTING IMPRESSIONS is a delight for the ears as well with the masterworks of Debussy, Ravel and other composers, as well as French standards by Piaf, Aznavour and Mouskouri perfectly timed to the art as it comes to life on stage. In addition, portable seating will allow everyone to enjoy the experience in comfort.
LASTING IMPRESSIONS is a one-hour, timed-entry experience that is perfect for all ages. Safely distanced, limited-capacity presentations are available from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. beginning May 19.
TICKETS: Standard tickets are $54.60* and VIP tickets are $99.75* which include preferred seating locations and exclusive merchandise. Tickets can be purchased now at arshtcenter.org or by calling the Arsht Center box office at (305) 949-6722.
Princeton Entertainment Group partnered with the award-winning teams of 3D Live and Northern Gateway Films to create an experience unlike any other. The New York Times and LA Times rave about 3D Live, along with Yahoo! Finance stating that the company is “…redefining what people can come to expect from live events. Their team's blend of creative and engineering talent, matched with patented stereoscopic 3D LED technology, has led to some of the most innovative showcases of dazzling fun and learning.” 3D Live’s projects and clients include Coachella, Burning Man, SuperBowl LI in Houston, Primus, Deadmau5, Dell, 2Chainz, A$AP Rocky, Budweiser Made in America, Flying Lotus, Dreamworks and Disney to name a few. While the Alberta Motion Picture Industries Association-nominated and Lumiere-award winning Northern Gateway Films brings 25 years of feature length film and 3D experience to the creation of a new kind of masterpiece. The three companies in this powerhouse trio have come together to offer an unforgettable experience through the world premiere of LASTING IMPRESSIONS.
“LASTING IMPRESSIONS is the next generation of immersive digital artistry, the only one of its kind in the world. Utilizing groundbreaking patented technology, the painting surrounds and envelops the guest, taking 3D to an unprecedented level of mastery and bringing it to one of the country’s largest and most prestigious stages,” said Ed Kasses, Founding Partner of Princeton Entertainment Group, whose past 3D/LED productions received rave reviews. “America’s Wonders,” their recent cinematic and musical journey through the country’s national parks was called “Stunning,” “An exceptional experience that has to be seen to be believed,” and has “spine-tingling moments” by the Utah Review.
“The Arsht Center is thrilled to host this world premiere with partners who share our passion for innovation and creativity. LASTING IMPRESSIONS will re-energize and re-imagine our stages, transforming the work of the world's most iconic artists into a totally immersive, high-tech and safe experience for our guests,” said Johann Zietsman, Arsht Center President and CEO.