...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.
NUMBER 8 is a creative and concept company that specializes in:
• Prop and set design
• Contemporary Art installations
• Inflatable illuminated props
• Create and design to your specifications
• Hire props for your special occasion
• Light design
• Set and atmosphere design
• Conceive your entire event
• Art direction
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