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Bruce Munro: Artist of Light

02 Oct

Several posts ago i featured some lovely pictures of artists who use light as their medium. One of the artists who particularly took my fancy was Bruce Munro, who deserves his own post.

Why?

Because he does shit like this:

THAT my friends, is The Eden Project in Cornwall, UK a series of biodomes housing plants from acorss the world and boasting the largest greenhouse on the planet. The picture above is Bruce Munro lighting it. The lighting scheme also includes fields of light:

 

In Wiltshire he built a Sea of CDs using… you guessed it, discarded CDs:

And of course there’s tower light thingamajigs:

Lighting Catherdrals:

Who the hell knows:

Perty, no? Ladies and Gentlemen, Bruce Munro.

 
4 Comments

Posted by on October 2, 2011 in Uncategorized

 

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4 responses to “Bruce Munro: Artist of Light

  1. RiverUnderWater

    October 2, 2011 at 5:20 pm

    Excellent!

     
  2. KatiesCameraBlog

    October 2, 2011 at 5:23 pm

    Wow, he’s great! I especially love his outdoor installations. Magical! Thanks for featuring him!

     
  3. matthew

    October 2, 2011 at 6:21 pm

    I saw “Artist of Light” and for a minute was afraid you’d fallen into the Thomas Kinkade hole…

     
    • paulms

      October 2, 2011 at 6:24 pm

      That line from Loneliest Boy In Toyland has been revolving through my head ever since i titled the post.

       

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