Sep 16, 2016


A World Heritage Site in Kyoto transformed into a sea of colors

In August, there was a light festival in Kyoto that attracted thousands with some truly incredible illuminations. The event took place for two weeks in Tadasu No Mori at the Shimogamo Shrine — a World Heritage Site. According to the organizers, starting this year, the festival will take root as an annual traditional event with the aim of promoting the cultural value of Kyoto. The illumination is the brainchild of the teamLab art group which has become famous for its interactive digital installations.

Photos by teamLab, Motochika090704, kezuma11 and y_mayucho.

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