Eurovision 2019: Florian Wieder to design the stage in Tel Aviv

by Sanjay (Sergio) Jiandani 3,341 views

We know the 2019 Eurovision host city and the slogan, but what about the stage? Who will design next year’s ESC stage? Florian Wieder will be the man behind the Eurovision stage in Tel Aviv.

The cat is out the bag! The name of the 2019 Eurovision stage designer has been confirmed! The news broke last night when reports emerged in the Israeli media stating that the Israeli national broadcaster, KAN, had selected Florian Wieder to design the Eurovision stage in Tel Aviv.

Neither KAN or the EBU have made any official announcements regarding the 2019 Eurovision stage and its designer.

ESCToday  decided to investigate further and contacted Florian Wieder in order to shed more light on the matter and verify if these reports were legitimate. Florian confirmed to ESCToday that he will be designing the 2019 Eurovision stage in Tel Aviv.

Florian Wieder is back in action and will be responsible to develop the Eurovision stage design for the 6th time. The multi talented internationally acclaimed stage designer will be behind the Eurovision stage for a third consecutive year.

About Florian Wieder

Florian Wieder was behind the 2017 Eurovision stage in Kyiv

Florian Wieder’s portfolio includes the Eurovision stages in Düsseldorf (2011), Baku (2012), Vienna (2015), Kyiv (2017) and Lisbon (2018). He has worked on projects such as The X Factor talent show in Great Britain and the USA, and the MTV Video Music Awards.

The 2018 Eurovision stage was designed by Florian Wieder (photo credit: RTP/EBU)

Florian is amongst the most sought after stage designers in the world today having gained much fame, name and recognition. He has achieved many awards and worked on many international events and projects throughout the world.

The 2019 Eurovision stage will be built  at Expo Tel Aviv’s newly built Pavillion 2.

Pavillion 2 Tel Aviv Convention Centre ( photo credit: )

The 2019 Eurovision Song Contest is scheduled to be held on 14, 10 and 18 May at the Expo Tel Aviv in Tel Aviv, Israel.