This is not a light painting illusion, just a real installation by French artist Julien Salaud, called “Stellar Cave”. Each piece of art you see is made of cotton thread coated with ultraviolet paint, and then woven into the shapes of stunning creatures. Thousands of nails are used to form a glowing tapestry that transforms the room into a unique grotto. Continue reading for more images and information.
“Polygonal representations of deer, birds, bears, and felines evoke the geometric likenesses of constellations in the night sky. The intricately formed beasts seem to be part of an imagined mythology and cosmos that envelops the viewer in the dazzling light of a faraway galaxy,” says My Modern Met.