Archive for the ‘installation & exhibition’ category

Colorscape installation by Kéré Architecture, Philadelphia – Pennsylvania

June 29th, 2016

Diébédo Francis Kéré has created a rainbow-coloured installation made of hundreds of strands of lightweight cord.

Shipping container pavilon by People’s Architecture Office, Taiyuan – China

June 28th, 2016

The architecture comprises two storeys, with six yellow units overlapping perpendicularly above of six red containers. A further roof level provides outdoor recreation space, offering elevated views across the surrounding area.

Pavilion Dou by Jingxiang Zhu at Venice Architecture Biennale, Venice – Italy

June 26th, 2016

The prefabricated volume is described as a ‘Checkered Playroom’ for a kindergarten to be based in a remote region of Western China.

Summer house at Serpentine Galleries by Barkow Leibinger, London – UK

June 25th, 2016

The new Summer House is organized as four bands of structure beginning with a bench level attached to the ground, a second band of three C-shaped walls crowned by a third and fourth level which forms a roof that cantilevers a tree-like canopy over the smaller footprint defined by the undulating loops of bench wood.

Darzanà vessel at Turkey pavilon at Venice Architecture Biennale, Venice – Italy

June 24th, 2016

Suspended inside one of the many rooms exhibiting at the Darsana, the 30 meter long vessel was built from more than 500 pieces including seven kilometres of steel cable and abandoned materials such as wooden moulds, discarded furniture, signboards and boats.

Energy Pavilion by Five Line Projects, London – UK

June 22nd, 2016

Threaded onto the poles are propeller-shaped pinwheels which, when twisted, create a ripple of motion through wheels on adjacent poles – similar to some traditional children’s toys.

Prada Men’s and Women’s Show by AMO – OMA, Milan – Italy

June 21st, 2016

A continuous metallic surface encompasses all elements of the set, generating a layer composed of meshes that feature a range of different patterns and dimensions. These abstract motifs overlap to recreate a ‘Total Space’, an architectural gesture that lends the project its name.

Comme des Garçons collage installation, Hong Kong

June 19th, 2016

In celebration of golden week, the most popular holiday in Japan, the fashion brand has renewed their collaboration for its collage t-shirt series. Pagowski’s new designs comprise of a mixture of wild collages, colourful illustrations and old school graffiti.

Kurt Schwitters Exhibition by Zaha Hadid, Zurich – Switzerland

June 17th, 2016

Kurt Schwitters Exhibition by Zaha Hadid, Zurich – Switzerland

Weaving the Courtyard installation by Escobedo Solíz Studio, New York City

June 15th, 2016

As built, the installation is made up of groups of red and green strands that alternatively extend from high to low across the triangular courtyard, criss-crossing in the middle.

Reality or Illusion? installation by Ferruccio Laviani at Foscarini Spazio Soho, New York City

June 13th, 2016

The installation is a way for visitors to personally experience and discover the new “extra-large” versions of some of Foscarini’s well-known lamps, such as Big Bang, Spokes and Twiggy.

Bihar state pavilion at IITF 2015 by TOD innovations, New Delhi – India

June 10th, 2016

First hall themed knowledge had a large bamboo installation in the middle inspired form ‘Bodhi tree’s made from 20000 bamboos by 40 artisans. Fabric printed panels about the intellectual past of Bihar were installed around the hall.

The Space in Between exhibition by nendo, Holon – Israel

June 10th, 2016

There are also plenty of gaps or spaces within things. Widening, truncating, or replacing these gaps with completely different elements can bring about new functions and meanings from the inside.

Serpentine Gallery Pavilion by BIG, London – UK

June 9th, 2016

Viewed side-on, the pavilion is rectangular. But when seen from the front or at an angle, its curving silhouette is revealed. It also changes from opaque to see-through, depending on the viewing angle.

‘Fascination Sports Cars – The Future of Performance’ Porsche exhibition by VAVE, Berlin – Germany

June 8th, 2016

A personalized performance card leads the visitor through the exhibition. At an „Inspiration Table” the visitor can get in direct interaction with the brand, learn about technologies of tomorrow or configure and identify his personal Porsche sports car.

Leonardiana. Un Museo Nuovo exhibition by Migliore+Servetto Architects, Vigevano – Italy

June 7th, 2016

A large grid-like structure is used to display the drawings, as well as stands below showing books letters and notes. The contemporary nature of the installation, compliments the original pieces which date back to the fourteenth century.

Czech and Slovak Pavilion at Venice Architecture Biennale 2016, Venice – Italy

June 6th, 2016

The broad spectrum of opinion the building receives from both Slovakian nationals and foreigners is represented by a series of films, played on wall-mounted screens. Different screens offer opposing strategies for the renovation of the building, which has been in a state of disrepair for a decade.

Out of Print interactive installation by Wenjie Lu

June 5th, 2016

To push the boundaries of graphic design, I considered the many ways people can interact with visual information. My project invites the audience into a multidimensional space. I used Leap Motion to allow people to see, listen, and play with graphic design.

Forests of Venice pavilion by Kjellander + Sjöberg & Folkhem, Venice – Italy

June 3rd, 2016

Their aim was to demonstrate how versatile wood is as a material, as well as to promote its sustainability in a time when climate change and rising sea levels threaten coastal cities like Venice. The use of wood also references the closely spaced wooden piles that form the city’s foundations.

Guide to Computing by Studio INK & Docubyte

June 3rd, 2016

Since many of the machines predate modern color photography, ‘Guide to Computing’ showcases them in a never-before-seen context.