91st Academy Awards®

Orion is proud to be a fabrication partner to the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences® and Swarovski® to produce the Oscars stage. For the 2019 Oscars, Set Designer David Korins created a dazzling array of organic shapes consisting of over 41,000 Swarovski crystals.

The ‘Crystal Cloud’ and ‘Crystal Swag’ took the Orion team over 2,100 hours to fabricate.

Orion was the fabrication partner for the set of the 91st Academy Awards, consisting of over 41,000 Swarovski crystals
Orion was the fabrication partner for the set of the 91st Academy Awards, consisting of over 41,000 Swarovski crystals
Orion was the fabrication partner for the set of the 91st Academy Awards, consisting of over 41,000 Swarovski crystals

The 3 story high structures contained flowing ribbons of steel, and over 1,250 Swarovski Crystal Strands that created an unforgettable shimmering, atmospheric effect.

Orion was the fabrication partner for the set of the 91st Academy Awards, consisting of over 41,000 Swarovski crystals
Orion was the fabrication partner for the set of the 91st Academy Awards, consisting of over 41,000 Swarovski crystals
Orion was the fabrication partner for the set of the 91st Academy Awards, consisting of over 41,000 Swarovski crystals

Photos and video courtesy of Swarovski