- Connected LED lighting further enhances the mosque to be the pride of the country
Jakarta, Indonesia – Signify (Euronext: LIGHT), the world leader in lighting, proudly presents the new lighting of the Grand Mosque of Istiqlal, shining brightly to welcome the Eid Al-Fitr. Signify took part in the ambitious project to renovate Indonesia’s national mosque, the first renovation ever done to the mosque since it was built in 1978.
“We are very proud to have participated in supporting and enhancing the Grand Mosque of Istiqlal as the pride of this country,” commented Dedy Bagus Pramono, Country Leader, Signify Indonesia. “This mosque is not only a place of worship, but also an icon to the city that has a great significance to the country. Therefore, highlighting its architectural uniqueness and majesty became our vision when concepting the lighting to play both functional and aesthetic roles.”
The Grand Mosque of Istiqlal’s new face was recently inaugurated by President Joko Widodo on January 7, 2021. Signify provided its connected LED lighting to the mosque’s architectural, landscape & outdoor/indoor lighting. A total of 3,375 light fixtures were installed on the mosque’s main façade, main dome and small dome, façade of the minarets, corridors, and the main void prayer hall.