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Dome of Light 光之穹頂 빛의돔

on April 20, 2011

Formosa Boulevard MRT Station, Kaohsiung



Adapted from Taiwan Tourism Bureau:

Situated at the Kaohsiung MRT transfer station for the Red Line and Orange Line (Formosa Boulevard Station), the Dome of Light was created by renowned artist Narcissus Quagliata. The dome is the world’s largest public art installation made from individual pieces of colored glass.

The dome tells the story of human life in four chronologically arranged themes: Water: The Womb of Life; Earth: Prosperity and Growth; Light: The Creative Spirit; and Fire: Destruction and Rebirth, with an overall message of love and tolerance.


Earth: Prosperity and Growth


Water: The Womb of Life


A tour of the art piece. unfortunately only in Mandarin…

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