Gary Hunt 

 

 

Who is Kings Pin Lighting?

Gary Hunt  is a Brooklyn based Lighting Designer and Director, he currently serves as the Head Lighting Designer at newly opened live music venue and nightclub called Elsewhere located in Brooklyn, NY. Gary has also spent the last 8 years working as a Lighting Director at some of Manhattan's most exciting nightlife venues including Santos Party House, Good Units, Gramercy Theatre, Irving Plaza and Brooklyn's Music Hall of Williamsburg, RoughTrade, Verboten, Brooklyn Steel and House of Yes.   

In addition to working live music venues and clubs, Gary can be found traveling the globe on tour with artists such as Solange, Kelela and MØ are just a few of the names he's worked with in the past few years. 

 

Current Work: 

Elsewhere: - Lead Lighting Designer / Lighting Director 2017 - Present

http://www.elsewherebrooklyn.com/

Brooklyn Steel: Lighting Director 2017 - Present

https://www.bowerypresents.com/brooklyn-steel/

House of Yes: Lighting Director, 2016 - Present

http://houseofyes.org/

Roughtrade NYC: Lighting Director,  2014 - Present 

http://www.roughtradenyc.com/

Music Hall of Williamsburg: Lighting Director, 2010 - Present 

http://www.musichallofwilliamsburg.com/

 

Past Work: 

Verboten: Lead Lighting Designer & Director, 2014 - 2016 (closed)

http://www.verbotennewyork.com/

Baby's All Right: Lighting Designer, 2014 - 2015

http://babysallright.com/

The Gramercy Theatre: Lighting Director, 2012 - 2014

http://venue.thegramercytheatre.com/

Good Units: Lighting Director, 2010 - 2012 (closed)

http://thekagency.com/venues/good-units/

Santos Party House: Lighting Director, 2008 - 2010 (closed)

http://www.santospartyhouse.com/

Studio Distribution / !K7 Records: Lifestyle Marketing Director 2000-2004

http://www.k7.com/

 

Tours / Festivals: 

Solange: Canada / EU 2017

Kelela: US / Canada 2017

MØ: EU / UK / US 2016 & 2017

MØ: UK Tour 2016 w/ Years & Years

http://www.momomoyouth.com/

Joey BadA$$: World Domination Tour: EU / UK / US 2015

http://theproera.com/members/joey-badass/

Ms Mr : USA 2015

http://msmrsounds.com/

The Afghan Whigs: USA 2014 

http://theafghanwhigs.com/

Phantogram: US 2013

http://www.phantogram.com/

Twin Shadow: US 2012

http://twinshadow.net/

Penguin Prison: East Coast US 2011

http://penguinprison.com/

Chk Chk Chk: East Coast US 2011

http://www.chkchkchk.net/

 

Venue Awards:

Verboten - Best Dance Club - 2014 - Village Voice 

http://www.villagevoice.com/bestof/2014/award/readers-choice-contest-2014-5026240/

Music Hall of Williamsburg - Best Rising Star Music Venue - 2012 - Time Out NY

http://www.timeout.com/newyork/music/live-music-best-rising-star-venues?package_id=42807

Music Hall of Williamsburg - Best Live Music Venue - 2012 - Village Voice

http://www.villagevoice.com/2012-10-17/news/best-of-nyc-trade-readers-poll/full/

Good Units - Best Place to Dance - 2010 - Village Voice 

http://blogs.villagevoice.com/music/2010/12/presenting_soun.php

Santos Party House - Best Club- 2009 - Paper Magazine

http://www.papermag.com/2008/11/about_last_night_papers_fourth.php?gallery3489Pic=2#gallery-3489

Santos Party House - Best Club -2009 - The L 

http://www.thelmagazine.com/newyork/nightlife-awards/Content?oid=1373706&storyPage=6

Santos Party House - Best Place to Dance - 2008 - Village Voice

http://blogs.villagevoice.com/music/2008/10/best_new_dance.php

 

Contact

Email: KingPinLights@Gmail.com