Church of Santa Maria Assunta by Linea Light Group reference projects | Manufacturer references

A small gem gets a lighting makeover Situated in Piazza Ducale in Sabbioneta, the church of Santa Maria Assunta is the city’s cathedral. It was built by order of Vespasiano Gonzaga in 1578 and was already consecrated by 1582. However, it assumed its present appearance between 1769 and 1772, based on a plan by Ferdinando Galli Bibiena. Its interior boasts numerous artworks including valuable pieces by important artists and craftsmen of the time. Functional and beautiful lighting The refined architecture and decoration is the first thing one notices upon entering the Church of Santa Maria Assunta. A correct lighting project involves taking into consideration the artistic and historical details and also the functioning of the various spaces which, if properly illuminated, can create very suggestive scenes and at the same time highlight the moments devoted to worship. The combination of indirect and accent lighting creates spatial depth and leads the eye to the contemplation… continue