Creative and innovative solutions were required to illuminate the Sculptural Artwork, along with the water features and tunnels which act as a link between two areas of the park. Whilst at the same time a functional solution to provide a safe and inviting location for the public to use at night.
Impact on the end user
This is an important and popular public space used every day, and much thought was given to the programming and installation methodology in order to mitigate any disruption to the public, the adjacent gardens, and wildlife. With over 600 meters of underground ducting, specialized machinery was used to minimize any damage to the surrounding park space and gardens. An environmental impact survey was carried out, and much care and attention were taken to reduce any disruption to the local wildlife - otters, birds, bats, and newts.