A Spectacular Installation: The Field of Light by Bruce Munro
This a spectacular installation by artist Bruce Munro named “Field of Light”. You can see the field surrounding the Holburne Museum in Bath, England lights up like colorful fireflies. This marvelous sight consists of over 5,000 bulbs installed throughtout the grounds of the museum. Each bulb is connected through a network of fiber optic cables from each acrylic stem and are covered by a frosted sphere.
This is not the first illumination installation by Munro, earlier in 2004, Munro also was installed in the Victoria and Albert Museum’s pirelle garden in London. Then he re-created a light installation in the field of a more shining, where his installation brightened 10 acres of the long knoll field in Wiltshire, England. He also illuminated the roof of the vistor’s center in the Eden Project with 6,000 bulbs and 11 external projectors in Cornwall, England from 2008 to 2009.