Happening now in Philly. Bruce Munro creates art with light. Epic LED gardens to 1000 brightly lit flamingoes, there are 8 light based instaltions at Longwood Gardens. If you happen to be in the area this looks like a really neat exhibit, through October 30
Best known for his immersive, large-scale, light-based installations, British artist Munro is inspired largely by his interest in shared human experience, keeping sketchbook journals for the last 40 years to record moments and memories of feeling at one with the world. He first discovered light as a medium after graduating art school with a degree in fine art and then working in Australia as a research and development designer for a lighting company.
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