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© Olafur Eliasson / Munich Re<br/>    Picture: Bruchhaus/Lachenmann, Munich<br />

Olafur Eliasson

Born 1967 in Copenhagen, Denmark
Lives and works in Copenhagen and Berlin

Light Curtain, 2002

Graded index fibre ø 7,5 mm, 42 light projectors, fibre optic cable
left part: 18,17 x 30,27 m; right part: 18,17 x 41,52 m

When darkness falls and the "Moss Wall" slowly disappears from perception, the lighting takes over. The glass façade of the building is illuminated by thin vertical optical fibres. The impression is created of the window softly undulating like a curtain in the wind.

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