Sunstar art installation lights up Cape Town

Signal Hill, Cape Town.

Signal Hill, Cape Town. Image by Damien du Toit / CC BY 2.0

A 24m-high illuminated art installation has been unveiled on Signal Hill in Cape Town. Built from pieces of fence from Robben Island and lit by LED lighting, ‘Sunstar’ is part of the city’s 2014 World Design Capital programme and will grace the prominent landmark for six months. The work was designed by sculptor Christopher Swift who is also the founder of the Robben Island Art Company and Trust. Read more: iol.co.za  Matt Phillips

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