tranSTURM Creative Director - Mike studied architecture at the University of Sydney. He co-instigated the first VIVID light festival in Sydney and been a frequent exhibitor at VIVID ever since. He curated exhibited in Wagnerlicht (Sydney Conservatorium of Music, Einsich Bach House, Ansbach, Germany and Melbourne Performing Arts Centre). Mike has extensive experience as an architect, interior designer, lighting designer and a growing curatorial practice (including Wagnerlicht, Super Lux (Sydney Customs House -featuring lighting design for Near Kin Kin). He has also designed exhibitions, events, plays and operas in England, Nigeria, SE Asia and Australia as well as writing, directing and designing for film completing over 200 projects in 11 countries over the past 40 years.