Company Profile

John Starr

...is the founder and the principle owner of 8+1 Entertainment. Matthew has been involved with some of the world's most famous spectaculars and special events, including the Sydney Olympics 2000 and the millennium celebration, for which he designed the illumination of Sydney buildings..

His other credits include three Olympic Games, the Commonwealth Games, the Super Bowl, and the Handover Ceremony in Hong Kong.

Starr is a native of Australia who moved to the United States to develop 8+1 into an organization that produces exhibitions and festivals all around the world.

We can design and make props to your specifications to give you the creative edge that you are looking for.

Who is NUMBER 8?

NUMBER 8 is a creative and concept company that specializes in:

• Prop and set design

• Contemporary Art installations

• Inflatable illuminated props


What do we do

• Create and design to your specifications

• Hire props for your special occasion

• Light design

• Set and atmosphere design

• Conceive your entire event

• Art direction

PREVIOUS INTERNATIONAL EVENTS

SYDNEY NEW YEAR’S EVE 1999, 2000

SYDNEY FASHION WEEK 1998, 1999, 2000

SUPERBOWL HALFTIME SHOW 1997

HONG KONG 97 HANDOVER CEREMONY 1997

ATLANTA ARTS FESTIVAL 1997

OLYMPIC ARTS FESTIVAL, ATLANTA 1994, 1995, 1996

COMMONWEALTH GAMES VICTORIA, CANADA 1994

CULTURAL OLYMPIAD - BARCELONA OLYMPIC GAMES 1990, 1991, 1992

WORLD EXPO 1988