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River of Light


Posted by KK Hui on Thu Jun 10, 2021 6:31 pm

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River of Light

Central, Hong Kong, 10 Jun 2021

The acclaimed ‘Skynet’ art series by world renowned artist Patrick Shearn. He took inspiration from Victoria Harbour to create the mid-air kinetic sculpture River of Light. Composed of over 45,000 colourful streamers, the 700-square-metre sculpture flutters above the harbour of Hong Kong day and night. With a light-reflecting band running through it, this symbolic river scintillates timelessly, connecting the past, present and future of our city with the life, growth and possibility of water.

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by Cynthia Crawford on Thu Jun 10, 2021 7:57 pm
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Amazing creation. It must be wonderful to see this in person- so bright and uplifting. I can imagine the fluttering might also make an interesting, perhaps water-like sound? This is wonderful to see.
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by Carol Clarke on Fri Jun 11, 2021 10:52 am
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This must be amazing to see, KK! With the scale of it, and the light shining through those rainbow colours, it must be a wonderful and inspirational sight.

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by John Labrenz on Thu Jun 17, 2021 10:44 pm
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really cool.
Nice bright colors
 

by david fletcher on Fri Jul 02, 2021 1:51 pm
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Wow. Quite something. Thank you for the info. Means a lot. Image is just so cool KK. Big thumbs up.
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