The start of the year is usually a season of doom and gloom. Filled with post-holiday blues, January seems hopelessly dark no matter what. However, here to brighten up London’s late winter months are a host of eye catching illuminations.
These dazzling installations – by various international artists – are transforming these bleak surroundings through innovative technology. From floating florescent wires and kinetic drones to a mesmerising light whirlpool, we’ve been hypnotised by these glowing spectacles. Here’s to January, the month of light!
Pictured: bit.fall, by German artist Julius Popp on show at Winter Lights festival. This waterfall of letters catches the eye for a mere moment, before dropping into nothingness
Writer: Sujata Burman