Ivan Carlson · Event Design + Production

For over 45 years we have collaborated around the world bringing memorable events to life.

Our range of specialties – creative ideation, theme development, custom fabrication, floral design, intricate lighting, staging, audio (and so much more) – make us your one-stop-shop to create the event experience that everyone remembers.

Glow bars? We got em’. Life-size horses? We got that too. Custom illuminated marquee letters? We can build them. No clue where to start? We’ve got ideas a plenty! 

  • 'Tis the season to be aware of the tiny MAGIC everywhere. ✨✨✨
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Learn how you can create those magic moments at your next event. Link in bio to learn more.
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📷: @ericcraigstudios
  • We'll take one of everything, please. 😁😁😁
  • Who needs to leave Chicago in the wintertime when Ivan Carlson can bring the tropics to you? 🏝☀️
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📷: @ericcraigstudios
  • Because you can't have a party without glow rings, glow sticks, and cowboy hats.
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Are you looking to create an experience at your next event? Link in bio to learn more.
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📷: @ericcraigstudios
  • YOU: If you could go back in time, where would you go?
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IVAN CARLSON TEAM: #Firefly2018 ✨✨✨
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  • It may only be Tuesday, however we are moving through the week like…
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Are you looking to create an experience at your next event? Link in bio to learn more.
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📷: @ericcraigstudios
  • If you dream it, we can build it.
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Transforming a space and creating an environment is what we do! Link in bio to learn more.
  • Orange you glad it's FRIDAY? [see what we did there?]
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#ICATip: Lighting
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UPLIGHTS
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Uplighting is a popular lighting effect created by strategically placing lighting fixtures on the floor and pointing them up - hence the name. It’s a very effective way to match your color story and dramatically improve the ambience of an event space.
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Questions about lighting? Link in bio for more.
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📷: @ericcraigstudios
  • 200+ sponsor trees at #WinterWonderFest2018 are getting their final touches by the “Ivan Carlson Elves!”
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Double tap if you are excited for Winter WonderFest to open its doors to all of us TOMORROW???
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📷: @ericcraigstudios
  • Sending good vibes and plenty of cocktails [#drinkresponsibly] to all of our friends, family and team that are working hard through this holiday season.
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Like all of our friends in the industry, this time of year is the busiest. Our team has been on site setting up the countless number of #Holiday2018 events for the last few weeks!
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Tis' the season and we wouldn't have it any other way!
  • Giving thanks to all of our family and friends today and everyday! #Thanksgiving2018
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Beyond grateful of the community we have built over these last four decades. #thankyou
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📷: @ericcraigstudios
  • Get your skates on, friends, ICE RINK OPENS IN TWO DAYS! ⛸⛸⛸
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Hard to believe it's been a year since #WinterlandatGallagherWay was here!
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📷: @ericcraigstudios