In this impressive lighting installation, the Italian flag is summarized in three bright squared frames with white, red and green LED light ( in collaboration with dutch electronics company Philips and italian lighting fixture company Luceplan). These 168 meters long rings ,flicking floating on the dome at a height of 80 meters, are visibile from around the city and the mountanis. Enlightened by night, the surface of the rings, becomes a brilliant Italian flag.
The Mole Antonelliana, with this sort of collier of bright rings, becomes a strong resumptive symbol of the celebration, visible from all perspectives,.
It was set up on March 2011 and the period of the installation has been extended to 2012 long.
Photo credits: Migliore+Servetto Architects