The street lantern at Rudolfplatz in Cologne was installed at the entrance of the Médina of Tunis (in front of the Bab Bahr Gate).
Sept. 6th 2018, 18.00 h, Tunis, Bab Bhar Gate
COLLUMINA International Light Art Project Cologne @ Jerusalem Light Festival 2018
represented by Hartung | Trenz, World of Light Festivals, Damascus Gate, 27 June – 5 July 2018
courtesy of Jerusalem Light Festival
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The sister cities Cologne and Tunis exchange a streetlamp and install them in a site with historical relevance. MORE
The International Day of Light is a global initiative that provides an annual focal point for the continued appreciation of light and the role it plays in science, culture and art, education, and sustainable development, and in fields as diverse as medicine, communications, and energy. The broad theme of light will allow many different sectors of society worldwide to participate in activities that demonstrate how science, technology, art, and culture can help achieve the goals of UNESCO – education, equality, and peace. MORE