Starry Night Bike Path

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Artist Dan Roosegaarde pays tribute to Vincent Van Gogh's painting Starry Night by creating this bike path in Van Gogh's hometown of Eindhoven. Courtesy of Studio Roosegaarde Artist Dan Roosegaarde pays tribute to Vincent Van Gogh’s painting Starry Night by creating this bike path in Van Gogh’s hometown of Eindhoven. Courtesy of Studio Roosegaarde

Thanks to National Public Radio (USA) for this follow up to another recent story from Holland about bike path innovations:

In the Dutch town of Eindhoven, artist Daan Roosegaarde has paid homage to its most famous resident, Vincent Van Gogh, by creating a glowing bike path that relies on solar-powered LED lights and interprets his classic painting Starry Night.

Roosegaarde says he wants his work, illuminated by thousands of twinkling blue and green lights, to speak to everyone.

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