Before and After: A LUXE Transformation

While special events are always exciting, the pressure to be creative and inspiring can be a bit challenging at times. Transformations like these show that the inspiration flows in so many ways. – David Merrell. When approaching this raw space our imaginations immediately took off. Our LUXE Creative space transformations take months of planning, hundreds of […]

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Before and After: Modern Day Love Letter

“This transformation is truly exquisite. At first I could not believe that the raw space with windows is the same space depicting the finished product. I think the only recognizable item in images from this event is the patterned concrete floor that looks like hardwood, the way that it is lit. Read more about this niche, one of […]

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Before and After: Seasons of Hope

Creating a fresh, eccentric, 4-seasons look that rivaled any nature herself could craft, AOO Events customized the entire event to fit the venue of choice–the 88,000 sq. foot Pittsburgh Steeler’s practice field. Over a 5-day period and with over 15,000 man hours of labor, the space was transformed from an Astroturf-covered field to an enchanted forest […]

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Before and After: Hollywood Event Style

Imagining worlds and then producing them is the art of the event designer. It’s also the craft of the Hollywood art director. So it’s not surprising that when Billy Butchkavitz began to design last year’s Golden Globes HBO after-party, he’d call on the spirit of Cedric Gibbons, one of Hollywood’s most influential production designers. Working […]

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A Wedding Celebration with a Middle Eastern Design

For a pre-wedding celebration,  Event Group Productions in Pittsburgh contracted one of the city’s museums. The objective of the 150-person event was to use specific elements that would highlight the family’s Persian culture with Middle Eastern design. A menu of Iranian food, authentic Iranian music and dancers were all part of the event. Warm colors, fabrics […]

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AOO Events “Hi-Tech Namaste”

The ceremony was held under an elaborate, custom-built Mandap, standing 12’ x 12’ x 12’ tall, decorated in gold leaf and crowned in white fabric. We embellished the structure with 6,000 hand-opened red and fuchsia roses and accented it with white hydrangeas and orange marigold garlands. The base and steps were covered with 1,000 white […]

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