Cultural highlight, architectural challenge and a holistic experience of space, light and time. SkyspaceLech is a work of art in the medium of light and is also a part of a worldwide series of art by the internationally renowned artist James Turrell. Guided tours take around 45 minutes and are organised around the times the sun rises and sets.
A 15-metre long tunnel leads into an elliptical nine-metre long and six-metre wide ‘Sensing Room’. Inside, the typical Turrell bench, which runs around the light installation, awaits where visitors can sit and let the work of art develop its effect. The special dome may be opened to present a view of the sky – no other Skyspace in the world does that. The fact that it’s possible to experience two artistic concepts by Turrell at the same time is just as rare: