Azimut NYCxDesign Installation

Times Square, New York

AZIMUT BENETTI INSTALLATION FOR THE NYCXDESIGN WEEK, IN COLLABORATION WITH THE DESIGN PAVILION. AN 18M S6 YACHT POSITIONED IN THE HEART OF NEW YORK CITY, TIMES SQUARE.

THE AIM WAS TO CELEBRATE THE FIRST 50 YEARS OF ACTIVITY OF THE BOATING BRAND, THE WORLD’S LEADING BUILDER OF MEGAYACHTS. BETWEEN THE NY SKYSCRAPERS, THIS YACHT WAS ENHANCED WITH A SPECTACULAR LIGHT SHOW EMPHASISING ITS BEAUTY, GENERATING A REAL URBAN SHOW, DESIGNED TO CREATE A DIALOGUE WITH THE CITY. THE INSTALLATION ALIGNS WITH A BROADER BRAND INITIATIVE REFERRED TO AS AZIMUT STAGING PLACES, IN WHICH AZIMUT YACHTS ARE PLACED IN UNEXPECTED ENVIRONMENTS. BEFORE THE LAUNCH OF THE INSTALLATION A GALA DINNER AT THE RAINBOW ROOM, ON THE 65TH FLOOR OF THE ROCKEFELLER CENTER, WAS ORGANISED FOR 300 SPECIAL GUESTS.