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On Twitter

  • 15 hours agoRT @MalcMcSmooth: I can't wait to be out there 🌉🌇

    "@JustinSimonsen: #sanfrancisco #embarcadero #thebaylights @ The Bay Lights http://t.co/…
  • 15 hours agoRT @MediaOne_Live: Watch the amazing lighting ceremony of #thebaylights during a rainstorm. March 2013. http://t.co/5VC7FvMj4I
  • 15 hours agoRT @MediaOne_Live: 'Impossible Light' the trailer to the amazing film by @JeremyAmbers on lighting the SF Bay Bridge. http://t.co/F8wwblZ4I…
  • 15 hours agoRT @theradiantbaby: Inspired by Ben Davis as always speaking on #thebaylights #piinthesky #commonlight #publicart #civic… http://t.co/yv40D…
The Bay Lights is an iconic light sculpture designed by world-renowned artist Leo Villareal. This stunning fine arts experience will shine from dusk 'til dawn on the San Francisco Bay Bridge West Span from March 5, 2013 through March 2015.

The Artist

World-renowned artist Leo Villareal is a pioneer in the use of LEDs (light-emitting diodes) and computer-driven imagery. He orchestrates complex, dazzling sculptures combining encoded programming and the most intangible of media: light.
Learn more about the artist.


First Anniversary Festivities

First Anniversary Festivities

Dine & Shine

Dine and Shine Map

Keep ‘Em Lit Through 2026

Keep 'Em Lit

Gift of Light

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