Canadian born, Bruce Ramus began his career in the live music industry when he was nineteen and has been working as a light artist ever since. He has designed and directed countless international live shows and events including rock bands; U2, R.E.M., David Bowie, Bryan Adams, David Byrne, Guy Sebastian, James Brown including lighting design for artists appearances on the Academy Awards, Grammy Awards, MTV Awards, ARIA awards and Super Bowl Halftime Shows.
In 2006 Bruce moved to Melbourne and started Ramus Illumination. Aware of the emerging presence of large scale digital screen technology into cities, Bruce recognized a space to utilize his extensive experience to create non-imposing, integrated and beautiful designs for urban communities.
Bruce and Ramus lighting design studio present a new urban art form offering an integrated canvas that both reflects the environment and encourages public engagement and development of a visually articulate civic voice.
Bruce is passionate about the roles and responsibilities designers have in contributing to the future of our cities being liveable spaces for community expression.