5 Minutes of Happiness |2012|
wood, daylight lamp, black fabric
The Festival of Light in Cieplice, Poland
Daylight lamp (which emits 10,000 lux light) is placed in a box, in the city center during the winter season. City residents are invited to look inside the light box. Through this simple act they are being involved in the photo therapy that can help them to relieve the symptoms of seasonal depression (SAD – Seasonal Affective Disorder). The 5 Minutes of Happiness installation provide light therapy with very short exposure time (just 5 minutes).