Lights of Liberty shine in Bayeux (France)

A new art illuminates the "Rendez-vous à la Cathédrale" in Bayeux

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    This year, Spectaculaires, Allumeurs d’images propose a new appointment at the Cathedral of Bayeux and revolutionize the art of monumental illuminations: with an original scenography installation and remarkable technological device, the Allumeurs project a new show on the trunk and the branches of the tree of Freedom planted during the French Revolution.

    >All summer at the night

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    Nine poetic, dreamlike and symbolic sequences inflame the famous plane tree and revisit the idea of €‹Freedom: Allied landing, liberation of women, freedom of press, of expression... At the same time, the spectator can discover the shimmering highlights on the magnificent cathedral, near the tree.

    From 14 June to 23 August 2014> Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays (except 1, 3 and 5 July) At the night to 1:00 am

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    The Tree of Liberty in Bayeux

    Classed “natural monument”, this plane tree has been solemnly land as a symbol of Liberty, during the French Revolution. Venerable and symbolic, it reaches more than 30 meters high with a diameter of about 2 meters. Witness f our history, he miraculously escaped destruction of the French Restoration, the Second Empire and the Second World War.

    Photos Credits : © Spectaculaires, Allumeurs d'images / © Jean-Marc Charles