Rainbow Station ~ Daan Roosegaarde et la

December 27, 2014 @ Materia


If you are near Amsterdam’s Central Station moments after sunset this evening, you may happen to catch this brilliant rainbow. A project developed by Daan Roosegaarde and astronomers at the University of Leiden, the Rainbow Station installation relies on the latest in liquid crystal technology.

Installed last Thursday in time for the holidays, this site-specific rainbow will be displayed until December 2015, commemorating both the 125th anniversary of the station along with the 2015 UNESCO ‘Year of the Light.’

Read more and see the video at Materia


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