Luci d'Artista 2017 2018, new Themes of the Christmas Lights of Salerno
Discover themes and routes of the 12th edition of Luci d'Artista 2017 2018
The first edition of Luci d'Artista was 12 years ago, the most anticipated event of the year continues to light up squares, gardens and streets of Salerno. The Luminarie of Salerno, or Artistic Lights, are now a must for the Christmas season for many families of Salerno, from Italy or any other countries, and the symbol of a concept of "universal" art.
The event Luci d'Artista of 2016 has seen more than 2 million tourists in the city, from November 2016 till January 2017.
Never missing the highly innovative and imaginative ingredient, which makes it even more exciting visit the installations, as well as for the last year, this year there will be more themes that collect conceptually the different artworks along the path, where using a special mobile application, the storytelling, the audience got directly into the atmosphere of Luci d'Artista, with stories to be enjoyed directly from your smartphone; in this way the user is led to the discovery of the installations through a narrator.
The theme of Luci d'Artista 2016 in Salerno
The theme of the Luci d'Artista 2017 in Salerno is "The Zoo I'd like" with lights installed in the famous Villa Comunale!
Like the last year there is the installation of lights on the new beach of Santa Teresa, characterized by penguins and bright palm trees, on the corso Vittorio Emanuele (main shopping street of the city) you will find the "Gli Spazi Infiniti" - "Endless Spaces" theme, in Piazza Sant'Agostino you can find the main theme of Amalfi Coast's Traditions with lemon trees.
Unlike the last edition, in Piazza Flavio Gioia you will find a real reconstruction of an marine mythological environment, with light artworks shaped like dolphins and aquatic plants, but also with sirens and tritons. Starring in this main square, also called "Rotonda", the Sea God himself: Neptune with his trident raised in the sky. At the top, not the stars, but blue lights, to simulate the color and the waves of the blue sea, which characterizes the city of Salerno.
Luci d'Artista 2017 is based on 4 main themes, as the following:
The themed map of Luci d'Artista Salerno
To visit the lights and follow the various thematic routes you can download the official map of the City of Salerno for the 2017/2018 edition of Luci d'Artista.Download the Map (ita):
*Source: Comune di Salerno