ENESS' sonic light bubble installation in melbourne responds to human interaction jul 11, 2016 ENESS' sonic light bubble installation in melbourne responds to human interaction ENESS’ sonic light bubble installation in melbourne responds to human interaction at the center of the ‘light in winter festival’ at melbourne federation square stands the ‘sonic light bubble’ – a giant synthetic organism that responds to movement. the art installation includes an array of addressable LED plates which are inserted onto the surface of the structure. these custom disks act as a volumetric video screen providing mesmerizing 360 degree visual delights, day and night. video courtesy of ENESS
Jeff Koons Jeff Koons was born in York, Pennsylvania in 1955. He studied at the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. He received a BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art in 1976. Koons lives and works in New York City. Arne Quinze - Rock Strangers Beaufort04 Rock Strangers concept + home " Ostend has ambitious plans with the 'Zeeheldenplein' (freely translated a square with a heroic name: Hero's of the Sea Square). It has to become a landmark, a place where everyone can enjoy the panorama of the sea in the best circumstances." A city near the sea, end of land.
giant motion-activated media reacts to passersby in washington DC office building jul 11, 2016 giant motion-activated media reacts to passersby in washington DC office building giant motion-activated media reacts to passersby in washington DC office building inside terrell place — an office building and civil rights landmark in downtown washington DC — ESI design has realized 1,700 square feet of motion-activated media displays that activate with the movement of staff, visitors and passersby. created for building owner beacon capital partners, the reactive installation transforms the site’s common areas and expansive first floor lobby space with an interactive display of ‘digital nature’. terrell place, washington DCvideo courtesy of
leigh sachwitz INSIDEOUT installation: experience a storm dec 10, 2015 leigh sachwitz's installation invites users to experience a storm leigh sachwitz’s installation INSIDEOUT invites users to experience a stormall images © miguel martinez leigh sachwitz’s installation ‘INSIDEOUT’ invites the viewers to experiment a storm within a greenhouse illuminated by bright projections. presented for the first time in hamburg, the piece has been shown in munich, vienna, and now is traveling from paris to amsterdam. flora&faunavisions is proud to be responsible for the complete process of the art installation, artistic direction as well as for the video design. the sound was created by the award-winning composer, musician, and producer andi toma, who is one of the founding members of the breakthrough electronic music collaboration mouse on mars. drops of water feel like falling down the walls of the greenhouse
Sound art and spatial practices : situating sound installation art since 1958 This dissertation examines the emergence and development of sound installation art, an under-recognized tradition that has developed between music, architecture, and media art practices since the late 1950s. Unlike many musical works, which are concerned with organizing sounds in time, sound installations organize sounds in space; they thus necessitate new theoretical and analytical models that take into consideration the spatial situated-ness of sound. Existing discourses on "spatial sound" privilege technical descriptions of sound localization. By contrast, this dissertation examines the ways in which concepts of space are socially, culturally, and politically construed, and how spatially-organized sound works reflect and resist these different constructions.
Retail Luxury Strategy: Assembling Charisma through Art and Magic a IAE de Paris, Université Paris 1-Panthéon Sorbonne, GREGOR, 21 rue Broca, 75005 Paris, Franceb School of Management, University of Bath, Bath BA2 7AY, United Kingdomc Department of Management and Marketing, Southern Denmark University, Campusvej 55, Odense C 5230, Denmark Available online 18 October 2011 Choose an option to locate/access this article: Check if you have access through your login credentials or your institution Check access Get rights and content Shop Welcome to JR's shop. You will find lithographs, posters and books, to learn more about JR and his projects. Siam Discovery for Siam Piwat A complete redevelopment plan, covering both interior and exterior design, for floors one to five of "Siam Discovery" a large-scale retail complex in Bangkok, Thailand. The existing building was deep with a narrow frontage that results in a poor flow of visitors at the front. To deal with this problem the many existing circular atriums dotted through the building were extended and joined up to create an elongated canyon-like space of over 58 m that draws visitors into the back of the building.
45 grand - NIKE’s exclusive new york fitness studio jul 24, 2015 45 grand - NIKE’s exclusive new york fitness studio 45 grand – NIKE’s exclusive new york fitness studio 45 grand (located on grand street in soho new york) is NIKE’s exclusive fitness studio, event space and a NIKE+ services hub for media and other invited guests. the space designed by rafael de cárdenas and art director jen brill brings together NIKE+ running and NIKE+ training club digital services, live experiences, and expert training and coaching to serve media guests and other guests of the NIKE women brand. guests are invited to preview NIKE women product collections, and the best of NIKE design innovation for her as part of a product offering that includes women’s training collections, NIKE running and NIKE sportswear. a round chapel-like wall comprised of frosted acrylic fins allows partial views into the space
New Store Look in Brand Revamp at Sisley Berlin Sisley, the brand owned by the Benetton group, has opened a new concept store in Berlin as part of a total image overhaul. The 1,300 sq. ft. shop launch is located in a former restaurant on the Neue Schönhauser Strasse, in the Mitte area of the city, famed for its cutting-edge brand assortment. Much of this store design however seems to be taking elements that already existed in this building and reworking them with props and fixtures. This is because going forward each Sisley store will have its own theme and feel to synch in with its location and store unit, according to the company. WATERSHED LAUNCHES STAND ALONE BRAND SITE - SurfGirl Magazine - Womens and Girls Surfing, Surf Fashion, Surf News, Surf Videos Watershed Brand was launched off the back of the successful Watershed Shop concept store which opened in 2012 in Newquay, Cornwall. Watershed wanted to create a business that was true to the founders interests and pastimes. “In a world where there were so many emerging companies and business’ we wanted to stand out and try to start, run and develop a business that focused on the values of what we supply. As avid designers and photographers with a love of the outdoors, we created Watershed Shop which became the beginning of a new era of business and a new start in life” (jake patterson co-founder)
Novel concept: Sonia Rykiel's Parisian outpost pays homage to local history When Charles Dickens' Mr. Brownlow tells Oliver Twist, 'There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best part,' he was clearly referring to lousy writing and not decorative value. That line, however, assumes new meaning upon entering the Sonia Rykiel flagship at 175 Boulevard Saint-Germain, where 50,000 books comprise a novel pop-up store concept. Conceived by Julie de Libran, the brand's artistic director, in collaboration with publisher-director Thomas Lenthal and artist André Saraïva, the renovated space reads as an 'exaggeration' that makes an impact on many levels. Purely in visual terms, the repetition of the pale wood shelving from floor to ceiling becomes a dimensional nod to the signature Rykiel stripes. If the arrangement of paperbacks seems more random than a rainbow gradient or author's last name, it's also more deliberate than the average home bookcase.