2,000 Lighted Pigeons Fly Above Brooklyn Navy Yard in "Fly by Night" Performance

Local bird connoisseur and artist Duke Riley recently teamed up with Creative Time for a new performance project called Fly By Night which uses trained pigeons outfitted with bright LED lights and sends them soaring across the Brooklyn night sky.

In this short video from the New York Times, see what “Fly By Night” is all about.

An artist, Duke Riley, has trained 2,000 pigeons to fly above the Brooklyn Navy Yard with tiny lights attached to their ankles in a performance that will run every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through June 12.

Check out the accompanying article for a full review and more info.

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