Park's star attraction

Visitors walking around "The Starry Paradise", a re-creation of Vincent Van Gogh's painting The Starry Night (left) made from plastic bottles at the Embrace Cultural and Creative Park at Keelung in northern Taiwan. About four million discarded plasti
PHOTOS: EUROPEAN PRESSPHOTO AGENCY, THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART
PHOTOS: EUROPEAN PRESSPHOTO AGENCY, THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

Visitors walking around "The Starry Paradise", a re-creation of Vincent Van Gogh's painting The Starry Night made from plastic bottles at the Embrace Cultural and Creative Park at Keelung in northern Taiwan. About four million discarded plastic bottles were used to create the installation, which cost NT90 million (S$3.7 million) and covers 53ha. It is aimed at promoting environmental protection.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 23, 2016, with the headline 'Park's star attraction'. Print Edition | Subscribe