This book showcases the mix of daring acrobatics, beautiful costuming, stunning visuals, and dynamic choreography that make Marco Balich’s events nothing less than awe-inspiring. A magnificent visual journey presenting over ten years of high-profile shows and ceremonies staged by Marco Balich, this beautifully illustrated book features his dramatic and moving work on events across the world. Projects such as the recent Olympic ceremonies and the America’s Cup World Series reveal insight into the qualities of a large-scale event designer and the work of a team that has helped him astound millions of people. The book also features special contributions by Isabel Allende, Sophia Loren, Yoko Ono, Alessandro Del Piero, and Roberto Bolle.
About The Author
Lida Castelli has been working alongside Marco Balich as artistic director for his events. In 2014, she was the director of the closing ceremony of the Sochi Paralympic Games. Moreno Gentili is the author of several publishing and brand-design projects, collaborating with Nobel Prize recipients Al Gore and Joseph Stiglitz, and companies such as Ferrari.