NightLight Labs is a collaborative creative laboratory specializing in technology-driven interactive storytelling.

we are artists and designers

Created by designers Jesse Garrison and Trey Gilmore, with creative producer Sal Mannino, NightLight is focused on the research, development, creation, and implementation of new interactive experiences, immersive performances, and digital content for various events around the world. 

NightLight Labs’ goal is to create unforgettable experiences that captivate audiences across the globe. In collaboration with investors, clients and producers, NightLight makes unique and compelling events that engage viewers in new and unpredictable ways.

we are makers and inventors

we dream.
we experiment.
we produce.


Jesse Garrison is a multimedia artist and video designer. His work ranges from interactive installation to virtual and augmented reality experiences to media design for theater, dance and other performances. He holds an MFA from CalArts, and is a member of the Builders Association and a Sinking Ship Productions Associate Artist.


Trey Gilmore comes from over a decade of live event creation ranging from live theatre to gallery installation, with a peppering of everything in between. Working as a creative director and designer he strives to push the boundary where media and interactivity collide with story telling. 


Sal Mannino is a creative producer with over twelve years of professional experience with a variety of companies in New York, Los Angeles and around the world. Sal holds his MFA in Creative Producing from CalArts, and is a member of the Dramatists’ Guild of America, the Playwrights’ Center, and Actors’ Equity Association.

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where we work

We are currently in residence at Thymele Arts, a new creative workspace in East Hollywood.

5481 Santa Monica Blvd.
East Hollywood, CA 90029


Located down the block from the Red Line Hollywood/Western and the Vermont/Santa Monica stops. Also, busses 757, 147, 207, 704 & 4 stop at the front door.

Come visit us!