LUMIERE 2020 Light Sculptures in Downtown Vancouver #ArtTuesday
Exit Thru the Gift Shop shared this breathtaking video on Youtube!
The Lumiere festival brings light and joy to the city of Vancouver during the rainy winter months. Lumiere 2020 consists of five colorful lighted art installations at two locations. English Bay hosts four light sculptures, including Davie the Grizzly Bear, Stanley the Great Blue Heron and Luna the Orca. Jim Dawe Plaza hosts the art installation Prismatica which fills the area with a colorful kaleidoscope of lights.
Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
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