Cubes of Perpetual Light - Dandelion
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Cubes of Perpetual Light

rowing cube containing plants situated in a cave, the lighting is moody and there are native and wild growing plants in the foreground.


Our Cubes of Perpetual Light are built to grow. Each Cube is only a metre cubed – but these miniature vertical farms can each grow hundreds of plants under special LED bulbs, encouraged by new music created especially for Dandelion.

The Cubes are equal parts artwork, laboratory and vertical farm – beautiful and practical, ingenious and inspiring. From the Borders to the Highlands to the islands, they toured around Scotland in 2022. They were found:

The very first Cube took root on the remote Hebridean island of Heisgeir. You can see its journey in this beautiful short film

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