PROJECT: A public Artistic Projection to illuminate the St Peter’s Basilica creating awareness towards the problem of the climate change. The evening of 8th December, to celebrate the opening day of Giubileo Straordinario della Misericordia, the San Peter’s Basilica would be transformed by the video mapping technique. With the beneficial partnership of Paul G. Allen Vulcan Inc., Li Ka Shing Foundation and Okeanos, in collaboration with The Oceanic Preservation Society and Obscura Digital, Frognroll, and with the sponsorship of the Connect4Climate initiative of the World Bank Group, has gifted Pope Francis of a work of art entitled “Fiat Lux: enlighten our common home” for the opening of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy. In this historic and unprecedented event, Beautiful images of nature all over the world will be projected on the facade of St. Peter’s Basilica by composing a contemporary artwork that tells the visual history of the mutual dependence between men and life on earth, in order to educate and inspire a change in the climate debate issues without distinction of generations, cultures, languages, religions, and classes. Direct international streaming for Sky Tg 24 and Ctv is also handled by Frognroll.
CLIENT: OPS – VULCAN INC. – LI KA SHING FOUNDATION – OBSCURA DIGITAL
DIRECTOR: LOUIE PSIHOYOS
LIVESTREAM DIRECTORS: DARIO BALDI – ELENA FIORENZANI