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Prairie éphémère

Place Bellecour, Lyon 2
Prairie éphémère (2019)

Around the foot of the statue of Louis XIV, Place Bellecour is transformed into a vast illuminated meadow.  Strange flying creatures – the Luminéoles – inhabit a field planted with 500 pampas grasses. These 4-metre tall glowing plants reflect the light, creating a veritable tableau vivant, first a wild meadow then a bizarre ocean. The grasses and birds interact in a colourful dance. No bigger than ants in this oversized natural world, the spectators gaze upwards in fascination.

Time

Thursday 5 and Sunday 8 from 7 pm to 11 pm
Friday 6 and Saturday 7 from 8 pm to midnight


Partner(s)

Project sponsored by Sogelym Dixence

Production
TILT and Porté par le Vent


Features on the following suggested itinerary
Installation rewarded for The Trophy of Lights - 2019

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