Posts Tagged ‘Installation’

Cloud Pergola – The Croatian Pavilion at the 2018 Venice Biennale, Venice – Italy

June 6th, 2018

Inspired by the complexity and beauty of cloud formations, Andrasek mathematically captured a snapshot of architectural fabric at high resolution as a complex synthesis of novel tectonics, complex porosity, light filtering and shadow casting. The structure was created using computational simulation, big data and robotic 3D printing by Ai Build.

Floating pavilion at Bruges Triennale by SelgasCano, Bruges – Belgium

May 21st, 2018

The installation consists of a steel skeleton enclosed by a fluorescent pink-orange vinyl. This waterproof plastic material has never been used in a building and was constructed on site in a completely hand-made process. A yellow wooden platform is attached to the installation, continuing the interactive experience by allowing visitors to jump into the canal for a swim.

Arrangements lighting installation by Michael Anastassiades for Flos, Milan – Italy

May 8th, 2018

Midway between a light sculpture and an industrial design object, Arrangements is a modular system of geometric led elements that can be combined in multiple compositions as single or even connected chandeliers.

Urban Symphony installation by Garis Architects, Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia

May 1st, 2018

Chosen by Garis Architects and UNHabitat, the UPVC pipes give great flexibility in forming the angles and shapes with its off-the-shelves angle joint of this interactive art pieces formed by a combination of 36 vertical modules of various heights.

Issey Miyake Spring Summer 2018 window installation by we+, Tokyo – Japan

April 24th, 2018

Shrunk into a three-dimensional form, Steam Stretch fabric is flattened out in the printing process, which is an original material of ISSEY MIYAKE. Strips of this are stretched vertically to reveal hints of the base fabric color overflow from the shadow of the folds, creating a beautiful visual effect. The installation focuses on this feature of the textile.

Caesarstone “Altered States” installation by Snarkitecture, Milan – Italy

April 20th, 2018

The installation consists of a central circular kitchen island, exhibiting the changing states of water through ice, liquid, and steam. Meanwhile, a surrounding “amphitheater” consists of over 250 Caesarstone and metal mesh pedestals, creating a white/grey gradient to emulate the appearance of a natural landscape.

Like a Flight of Starlings installation by Daniel Buren, Tokyo – Japan

April 10th, 2018

The suspended installation, called Like a Flight of Starlings, is inspired by the artist’s seeing a flock of this bird species flying away, and comprises of no less than 1,675 triangular flags with a red stripe and a blue stripe pattern attached to a metal frame that’s suspended diagonally between the second and fifth floors.

Anti-pavilion installation by Other Architects & Retallack Thompson, Melbourne – Australia

April 3rd, 2018

Other Architects and Retallack Thompson designed a site-specific installation in the sculpture garden at the National Gallery of Victoria in Melbourne for their inaugural NGV Triennial; an exhibition of international, contemporary art and design. Their concept? An “anti-pavilion.”

Montaña en la Luna installation by ENORME Studio, Madrid – Spain

March 21st, 2018

Montaña en la Luna represents an opportunity to experiment based on the idea of a designer office and portable architecture, on the street and close to users, with which any and all new proposals for cities of the future must be co-designed.

Solid Light Works installation by Anthony McCall

March 16th, 2018

Rays slowly evolve in real, three-dimensional space, emphasizing the typically-unseen, sculptural qualities of light. The genesis of each installation is a two-dimensional line-drawing. The resulting volumes cast by light can be occupied and explored by visitors as they move throughout the main hall at pioneer works.

AUDI DIGITAL POINTS installation by Point.Architects, Cortina d’Ampezzo – Italy

February 21st, 2018

The digital islands we created wish to give a contribution to the cause, giving people an all round, three-dimensional, point of view on mountain’s ecosystem. Focusing on data makes much easier to realise how deep is our lifestyle’s impact on the environment, and this can trigger a positive effect on everyone’s habits in everyday’s life.” But data survey is not the only utility offered by digital islands.

Time-Inspired Net Sculpture Over Madrid’s Plaza Mayor by Janet Echelman, Madrid – Spain

February 15th, 2018

The sculpture is formed from very strong, highly engineered fibers in vibrant colors which are braided, knotted, and spliced together to form a lightweight net that reacts to the movement of the wind. At night, colored lights are projected onto the piece to add to its vibrancy.

“The Forest” installation at Valextra store by Kengo Kuma, Milan – Italy

February 8th, 2018

The installation, aptly called The Forest, comprises of an infusion of wood and will be on display for the next couple of months. No less than 136 wooden slats have been inserted vertically, recreating an abstract environment that’s firmly rooted in nature, showcasing Valextra’s coveted bag models along the way.

‘Color of time’ installation by Emmanuelle Moureaux, Toyama – Japan

January 22nd, 2018

Within the tunnel, an indoor sky is tinted with a beautiful gradation. The colorful flow of time is subtle. Here, traveling through it, time is tangible, loud, overwhelming, and peaceful.

100 Colors to Christmas installation by Emmanuelle Moureaux, Tokyo – Japan

December 29th, 2017

In celebration of the festive season, a series of folded paper lanterns sweep through the space of over 13 metres in height, making a colourful forest you can admire from different levels.

Sewn Timber Shell by ICD University of Stuttgart + DDRC Tongji University, Shenzhen – China

December 26th, 2017

Fabric is replaced by thin sheets of plywood, which establishes an altered relation between material pliability and stiffness and thus introduces loadbearing capacity to the novel material system.

3D storytellers installation for Parra Store by Alan Khadikov, Moscow – Russia

December 22nd, 2017

All these objects – whatever they were – a vertical flat panel or a table with mockup – bring to the viewers the idea of what the furniture is made of, how the manufacturing process is organised and what kind of furniture one may find in Parra brand store.

Fish trap house installation by Cheng-Tsung Feng, Sun Moon lake – Taiwan

December 6th, 2017

His latest installation – fish trap house – sees the construction of a bamboo river fishing trap on Sun Moon lake, using the skill embodied in indigenous craft, but instead of capturing fish this intricately built construction does better to capture people’s attention.

Eclectic weaving light installation by Nao Tamura, Tokyo – Japan

December 5th, 2017

In her latest Light installation, Tamura teams up with tech giant panasonic to introduce their ‘weaving the light’ collaboration at the Tokyo midtown courtyard. In her own words, the installation is ‘light and space brought to life by future life sources.’

“Urban Nest” for MINI LIVING’s Shanghai Mini Life Exposition by Penda

December 2nd, 2017

Penda chooses 3 by 3 by 3 cubic space as the basic module which is used for at least one practical functional requirement, including living room, kitchen, dining room, gym, reading room, study room or bedroom etc. Every module can be combined with each other or extended flexibly according to user’s requirement.