Information & images from the launch of MetaLicht


The energy for MetaLicht is generated by wind power and photovoltaic systems.

Schedule (until 2013)

  • Construction begins on 30 May 2012
  • Construction ends: early September 2012
  • Afterwards: MetaLicht programmed by artist Mischa Kuball
  • Opening on 22 October 2012
  • Wind turbine erected near the Rectorate building: 8 - 9 January 2013
  • Wind turbine tested and commissioned: early summer 2013
  • Hill near the Rectorate building grassed over and new steps constructed: early summer 2013

Press release on opening of light art installation published on 22 October 2012

Press release on inauguration of “Flügelhügel” wind farm published on 7 October 2013

Light rehearsal on 9 October 2012

Poster for light art installation

Installing the lighting strips

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