The SunStar was a huge, illuminated sculpture that was installed on Signal Hill, Cape Town.
Sun International sponsored the art installation, writing on their website that:
Proudly serving as a reminder of South Africa’s greatest story and a shining symbol of hope for the country’s future. Sun International has sponsored the materials used in the design and construction of the structure.Sun International
The SunStar was not without controversy, attracting some negative attention in the media.