If you’ve ever seen the Jetsons or even True Blood, then you’re familiar with holographic worlds- like fairy worlds, or the holographic garden at the Intergalactic Space Mall. Now imagine trekking above the ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum of Denmark to enter inside a rainbow panorama. This walkway spans 1,614 sq ft long, 323 ft wide, and 323 ft high- which is pretty massive for a rooftop panorama.
Within you see a complete view of Aarhus through bent glass in all the colors of the rainbow. Imagine seeing the world in red, yellow, or purple in this $9 million walkway designed by Olafur Eliasson in correlation to the buildings influence of Dante’s "Divine Comedy." This rainbow path shows the divide between heaven and hell.
Eliasson explains, “Your rainbow panorama enters into a dialogue with the existing architecture and reinforces what is assured beforehand, that is to say the view of the city. I have created a space which virtually erases the boundaries between inside and outside – where people become a little uncertain as to whether they have stepped into a work or into part of the museum. This uncertainty is important to me, as it encourages people to think and sense beyond the limits within which they are accustomed to moving”.