Simulated views of Microkosmos in daylight (top) and under special warm-white light (bottom)
The wall painting in daylight during the inauguration (photo by Julien Sales)
Blond beer appearing pink: the effect of the Special warm-white light on the colors of the wall and the color of the objects in the courtyard, at night.
Microkosmos is a permanent light/painting installation situated in Brussels, at the following address: Het Huys, rue Egide van Ophem n°46, 1180 Uccle, Belgium
Situated in a courtyard, outdoors, it comprises of a 170 m² wall painting and a special illumination system made in collaboration with GVA lighting in Canada. The special warm-white light projected by the fixtures transforms the visual appearance of the painting and of other objects:
This is a text describing the artwork’s history in more detail:
Some making-off pictures: