A case study on light and colour for monuments and cultural assets
The enhancement of monumental assets through lighting requires particular attention. The absence of specific laws (except those for the prevention of light pollution and the perishability of certain assets) results in installations whose sole purpose is to make them visible, without offering an effective valorisation at night. In this contribution, it’ll be presented a concept experience for the monumental complex of Neptune in Bologna (Italy), where the choices made were aimed at satisfying specific requests of the client, which also included the use of different shades of white and coloured light.
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