Turn The Light On, It’s Dark In Here

Albert Dock
LIVERPOOL
Merseyside
L3 4AF
A shot of colourful shapes in a grid format in front of Martin Luther King Junior Building. There are people and children walking through the artwork.

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This artwork is part of the River of Light Trail taking place across Liverpool Waterfront 21 October - 6 November.

ARTIST NAME: Camille Walala

WHAT3WORDS: scam.relate.crisp

Camille Walala’s ‘Turn The Light On, It’s Dark In Here’ is a dynamic melange of colourful architectural forms that seem to play with depth and dimensionality like a trompe l’oeil, creating an abstracted cityscape of light.

Outlined in vibrant primary colours, curves and rounded contours collide with rigid right angles of squares and steps, semicircles jostle among grid patterns, and cuboids tower like skyscrapers.An evolution of the ‘Putting Things in Perspective’ series of 2D/3D investigations that Camille Walala has been exploring for the last two years, this explosively energetic light sculpture takes the artist into a new medium: programmed LEDs.

'Working with light as the base of the piece has been an exciting challenge for me as it’s the first time I have used this medium before. It’s a very different approach for me, and I’m delighted with the new dimension that light has brought to my work. I can’t wait to see the piece in place – I hope it brings a touch of playfulness and delight to the Docks.”– Camille Walala

 

The full list of installations and for full information head to visitliverpool.com/riveroflight

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