“Det kan godt være, at Anti Social Media ikke længere er med i årets Internationale Melodi Grand Prix, men der er faktisk stadig et dansk bidrag med i finalen lørdag aften i Wien. For når den lettiske skønhed Aminata går på scenen og krænger sit hjerte ud i »Love Injected« er det danske Nicoline Refsing, som har stået bag udtrykket på scenen.”
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Television is throwaway, but the demands we have of it are considerable. The people meeting those demands with towering achievements like those Nicoline was responsible for in 2014 are often overlooked by those of us staring at the TV screen. It’s time for those people to step into the limelight.
Thoroughly Good Podcast - Interview with Eurovision Creative Director Nicoline Refsing
Nicoline Refsing’s work will have been seen by almost every Eurovision Song Contest fan, but only the very sharp eyed will have spotted her name in the credits. As the creative force behind Rockart Design she has contributed to the staging of a number of recent entries in the Song Contest, and was the Creative Director and Content Producer for Copenhagen 2014.
Ewan caught up with her in Stockholm, ahead of this year’s Contest, to talk design, staging, vision, props, and big clumpy boots on tiny singers.
Eurovision Insight Podcast: In-Depth With Creative Designer Nicoline Refsing