Public art enjoyment: Heavenly Vault at Kijkduin

In his column Parkzicht, Wim Pijbes talked on Friday 14 January about his experience of the famous work of art 'Heavenly Vault': mindblowing!

Heavenly Vault, James Turrell, 1996. Photo: Gerrit Schreurs, Courtesy Stroom Den Haag.

The American artist James Turrell created this work in 1996 in the Schapnatjeduinen at Kijkduin. An alienating intervention in the landscape that offers a different view of the world. It is about connecting with the cosmos and getting a breath of fresh air in superlatives: