An Extraordinary Journey into the Human Experience
As Martin Garrix, an artist known for his audacious ambition, sought to convey this intricate journey in tandem with his exhilarating beats, PHNTM stepped up to the challenge. Together, we ventured into the digital heartbeat of civilization, crafting an immersive show that transcended traditional concert boundaries. Diving into the depths of humanity's essence, from its technological marvels to its profound emotions, the "D3bug" show emerged as a testament to both Garrix's artistic prowess and PHNTM's innovative capabilities.
When internationally acclaimed DJ and music producer Martin Garrix envisioned an unparalleled visual spectacle to accompany his music, he collaborated with PHNTM to bring his vision to life. The challenge was to design, produce, and operate a groundbreaking show that took the audience on an extraordinary journey, where a computer infected with a virus rapidly explores human civilization, visualizing different states of human existence.
PHNTM's collaboration with Martin Garrix was fueled by a shared passion for pushing the boundaries of live entertainment. We embarked on a creative journey to design a show that would seamlessly blend music and visuals, creating an immersive experience like no other. Our show design encompassed lighting, video, lasers, and comprehensive event production, aimed at captivating audiences worldwide and transporting them to a world of imagination.
The D3bug show debuted at the iconic Coachella festival in 2017, held in the Sahara tent, stunning audiences with its mesmerizing visuals and innovative storytelling. Over the next 18 months, PHNTM continued to operate and produce the show for over 100 performances in more than 40 countries, captivating fans across the globe. Each headline and festival show was meticulously executed, with our expert team of designers, technicians, and production crew working seamlessly to deliver a truly immersive and awe-inspiring experience.
The D3bug show elevated Martin Garrix's live performances to new heights of artistic brilliance. Audiences around the world were spellbound by the visual spectacle, as the infected computer embarked on a captivating journey through the human experience. The show's cutting-edge lighting, stunning video displays, and dynamic lasers perfectly complemented Martin Garrix's electrifying music, immersing the audience in a fusion of sound and visuals. The D3bug show became a global sensation, leaving a lasting impact on fans and critics alike. With PHNTM's creative expertise and technical precision, Martin Garrix's world tour set a new standard for visual storytelling in the electronic music industry, solidifying his position as a trailblazing artist and captivating storyteller.
The EtherMartin Garrix
Diving deeper into the intricate tapestry of the digital universe, the realms of ANIMA continue to captivate and inspire. After immersing audiences in the world of ANIMA and its soulful entity, ANNA, PHNTM and Martin Garrix aimed to push even further, beckoning audiences to venture into uncharted territories of the digital sphere. Enter "The Ether." Envisioned as a realm where the digital and real seamlessly intertwine, this experience was more than just a show - it was a sensory immersion. Within the iconic walls of the RAI, we embarked on a quest to transcend the known boundaries of entertainment, crafting an odyssey that blurred the lines between the tangible and the virtual, and transporting audiences to the very core of the digital soul. Join us as we revisit this transformative chapter of ANIMA, a digital dreamscape where music, art, and technology collided in perfect harmony.