Garment District Alliance Unveils ‘Living Lantern’




Living lantern artists (L-R) Mark Nixon and Viliina Koivisto of NEON and Frankie Boyle. Photo credit: Alexandre Ayer/© DiversityPics for the Garment District Alliance

An oversized, illuminating lantern is serving as a symbol of hope, brightness and guiding light in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, as the Garment District Alliance unveiled Living Lantern—an inviting, kinetic installation that offers a meditative effect through its mesmerizing movement and changes in color.

Located on the Broadway plazas in the Garment District between 39th and 40th Streets, Living Lantern is free and will be available to the public through February 24th.

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