Daniele Canuti

Lighting Designer
Owner of ArtecLightDesign S.r.l., Bologna - Italy

Phone +39 051.6515661
Mobile: +39 338.7716629

Instagram: ArtecLightDesign
  • Lighting concept for restoring the former industrial complex hosting Aterballetto (National Production Dance Centre)
  • LIT award 2021 for the best Land lighting project for “Varone  Caves and Waterfalls”
  • LIT award 2021 for the best Interactive lighting system for “Ghiara’s Cathedral”
  • Lighting design and project management for the Canyon Rio Sass
  • Lighting project for Palazzo Dall’Armi Marescalchi, - Bologna (headquarters of the Superintendence of Fine Arts of Emilia Romagna)
  • Lighting design and project management for the Bianello historical complex  (Castle, village, internal chapel)
  • Lighting design and project management for the church of Santa Maria Assunta (Reggiolo)
  • Lighting design and project management of the Ghiara’s Cathedral (Reggio Emilia), including Guercino’s large altarpiece and sixteenth century frescos
  • Co-design of management software for interactive lighting systems of historic buildings
  • Lighting and scenographic design of private parks and villas  in Valpolicella and in the province of Reggio Emilia
  • Lighting-facade project for the headquarters of an Indian company (Jaquar)
  • Design of the multipurpose lighting system of the areas for temporary exhibitions of the  Ducal Palace of Guastalla
  • Lighting requalification of some areas of the National Archaeological Museum of Ferrara
  • Liighting design for the permanent  picture gallery of the Ducal Palace of Guastalla (RE) and of the monument to Ferrante Gonzaga
  • Lighting of the Varone waterfalls and caves (Trento)
  • Competition for the lighting requalification of the Ducal Palace of Urbino
  • Interior and exterior lighting design and project management of the Cathedral of Guastalla (RE)
  • Winner with the CEA group of Parma of the contract for the lighting of the church of Santa Maria Assunta in Reggiolo
  • Participation in the international competition “Lights over Kruunuvuorenranta” - Helsinki
  • UniversityApertaCento lighting engineering course teaching - (Light, physical and perceptive aspects, creative lighting techniques, new LED technologies)
  • Teaching for technical updating for students of the scenography group of the Academy of Fine Arts of Urbino (Crisafulli architect)
  • 2 years of in-depth study of architectural and museum lighting (with particular attention to the deterioration factors of works of art subjected to light radiation)
  • Lighting redevelopment project  Indipendenza Square (Verona)
  • Associate for 2 years with the English association of restorers
  • Speaker in Rimini (MAGIS), Nashville (LDI), London (PLASA) in the context of international trade fairs, on the design and use of creative lighting systems
  • 12 years of functional and scenic lighting design for commercial, exhibition and prestigious residential spaces
  • Industrial lighting requalification projects, with regulatory assessments according to EN 12464 (Lighting of workplaces)
  • Lighting evaluations and design of an innovative lighting system for covered car parks (energy saving 84.7%)
  • Ferragamo group lighting consultancy
  • Conad group lighting consultancy
  • Design and planning of an innovative line of resin lamps
  • Design of the creative lighting system of the Hotel Miramalfi
  • Lighting project for two 4stars hotels of the Montresor chain
  • Teacher  on creative lighting systems with DMX protocol for the Dutch company BEO Breckman
  • Design of a line of color-changing projectors for architectural lighting
  • Deposit of 3 patents relating to innovative lighting bodies
  • Lighting design of conceptual stands at “Abitare il tempo”  - Verona
  • Inaugural lighting of the Byblos Art Hotel, in collaboration with the architect Mendini
  • Light Design for “Artepietra” exhibition, with the Venetian Marble Consortium
  • Mondrian Hotel - Los Angeles - in collaboration with Philippe Starck
  • Light Design and lighting design for wellness centers in Veneto and Lazio
  • Lighting of the park and house of Villa Spinelli (Genoa) and other prestigious private villas
  • 10 years of R&D experience in a company producing lighting systems for entertainment market
  • Multi-purpose spaces: Bibendum (Cremona) Number One (Rovato) LaBoom (Mexico City)
  • Lighting planning at the MotorShow (Fiat and Ferrari stand)
  • Technical consultancy and support to the Light Design of theatrical, television, musical, creative lighting systems, at  international level

Among them:

  • Bejart Ballet – internazional tour
  • AIDA international tour
  • National Hungarian theater (Budapest)
  • National Slovenian theater (Maribor)
  • Elton John’s concert in Cannes (France)
  • RTL TV studios (Holland)
  • Turkish and Israeli TV studios (consultance and supply)
  • Athens and Stockholm TV studios
  • Chinese TV studio (back curtains color changing systemi)
  • Eurodisney (Paris)
  • Gardaland (Italy)
  • Aquatic park in Holland (BEO Brackman dealer)
  • Venezuelan Theme Park
  • Valtur Villages (lighting control systems)
  • RAI italian TV – Fantastico
  • 1° may concert – S.Giovanni square (Roma)