luzinterruptus – literature vs. traffic

16 Sep

I love this!

Over 10,000 books thrown out by public libraries were recently given new life in a beautiful new lighting installation by Luzinterruptus. Called “Literature Versus Traffic”, the installation spilled out into the streets of Melbourne during the Light in Winter festival, fusing discarded books with glowing LED lights. The river of glowing books invited passersby to leaf through the volumes that had been forsaken for the dump and take them home. more…

 

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