At night, the path is lit by thousands of twinkling stones, creating a beautiful night sky on the ground. The path is illuminated LED lights powered by a nearby solar array that charges during the day which, along with a light-collecting paint, creates a stunning nighttime display. The project is a part of Roosegaarde’s smart roads projects to create safer, more efficient roads.
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The path connects van Gogh heritage locations in the Netherlands and it was created for the van Gogh 2015 international theme year. ‘I wanted to create a place that people will experience in a special way, the technical combined with experience, that’s what techno-poetry means to me,” said creator Daan Roosegaarde. The path is located in the Dutch province of Noord Brabant.
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