Newcastles QEII Metro Bridge "Nocturne" Artwork

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    A kaleidoscope of colours was unveiled above the River Tyne as Britain's biggest light artwork shone out. Nocturne, a 360-metre creation by artist Nayan Kulkarni burst into life over Newcastle and Gateshead's historic quaysides. The £300,000 project, which is longer than three football pitches will illuminate the Queen Elizabeth II Metro Bridge for at least the next 15 years. Its low-energy LED lights will never repeat the same combination of colours as pre-programmed barcodes create colours rippling across the structure - rising and falling in intensity and brightness to match the ebb and flow of the tide below.
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    ILuvNUFC
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    Youtube (Youtube)
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    What does this mean? Standard Youtube License
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    Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mZZv0V5V9hE
    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 7 years ago
    Viewed: 777 times
    Picture Taken: Unknown
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