City Waves: Riding the Tide of Feelings


Location: Cercul Militar Naţional

Artist: Vali Chincişan

“City Waves: Riding the Tide of Feelings” is an abstract videomapping work that transports viewers on a journey inspired by the bustling metropolis. The motion and flow of the city are portrayed in sync with the undulating waves, creating a captivating visual metaphor for the ebb and flow of human emotion. As the viewer travels on these waves, they are taken through a range of feelings, from the exhilaration of the city’s vibrant energy to the calmness of its tranquil moments. Colors and textures change and shift, conveying a sense of

movement and fluidity that is both soothing and invigorating.

“City Waves: Riding the Tide of Feelings” blurs the boundaries between art, emotion, and urban life, creating an immersive and unforgettable experience that leaves a lasting impression on the viewer. It is a testament to the power of art to connect us with our deepest emotions and help us travel on the waves of life with elegance and resilience.


The visual artist Vali Chincişan created video mapping works for the Tsaritsyno palace in Russia, the Odawara Castle in Japan, and participated in the Kiev Lights Festival (Ukraine), 1 minute (Japan), Novi Light Sensation (Italy), SSA Mapping (Brazil) and Art Vision – Modern (Russia). Winner of the „800th anniversary University of Salamanca 2018” award and winner of the Prize for Best Romanian Animation Film at Anim’est 2009, Vali Chincişan creates visual concepts for theatre, contemporary dance, exhibitions, musical projects, and light festivals, be it VR, painting or video mapping.