Archive for the ‘installation & exhibition’ category

LEDscape installation by LIKEarchitects, Lisbon

July 6th, 2013

‘LEDscape’ is an installation which deals with light as a constructive element of space and landscape. It is located in the CCB – Belém Cultural Centre in Lisbon and aims to introduce the everyday user to the Ledare light bulb, thus demystifying the preconceived ideas about LED technology and emphasizing the relevance of this product in the sustainability of the future.

Fiskars Pavillion by Pentagon Design, Helsinki

July 3rd, 2013

The installations were created by selecting a diverse set of Fiskars products and forming surprising outcomes based on their character and features. The final outcome was created through a series of iterations and the skillful realization of Planex Group that built the exhibition in Arabia.

Light Show Hayward Gallery, London

July 2nd, 2013

Light carries conceptual load in both art and architecture, but the 22 artists showcased in the Hayward Gallery’s immensely popular ‘Light Show’ use illumination as a medium and manipulate its pecularities and nature as such. From experiential installations to intangible sculptures the works explore color, duration, intensity and projection as well as the limits of perception.

adidas by Tom Dixon collection installation, Milan

July 1st, 2013

Held at most, in an experimental factory installation created by the designer’s affiliated practice design research studio, the showcase is set in an immense environment of a reconstructed 19th century railway station.

Planet: Under Construction installation by Woods Bagot, Sydney

June 24th, 2013

‘Planet: Under Construction’ (PUC) is a giant glowing orb which is composed of a central metal spherical framework in which 200 bright orange traffic cones are strapped by bungee cord, giving the suspended lighting installation its powerful shape.

Ai Weiwei’s bang installation at Venice Art Biennale 2013, Venice

June 24th, 2013

For the 2013 Venice Art Biennale, Ai Weiwei’s work ‘bang’ employs 886-three legged wooden stools made by traditional craftsmen whose expertise is now something that is rare to find, and has installed an expansive rhizomatic structure which speaks of the increasing volumes of organisms in our world’s megacities.

Picnic in the clouds exhibition by Naif Factory, São Paulo

June 20th, 2013

A new air breathed this year’s edition of the international fashion and child decoration Opera, in Sao Paulo. The graphic image of the invitation and announced a surreal journey “picnic in the clouds”, but no one imagined that this proposal came to the decoration of the fair itself.

“Tools for Life” collection by OMA for Knoll, Milan

June 18th, 2013

During Milan Design Week 2013 Knoll formally launched the “Tools for Life” collection from Dutch architecture practice OMA, a collection overseen by OMA co-founder Rem Koolhaas. The collection had previously been previewed as part of the stage decoration for the Prada Fall Men’s show in January, and was formally unveiled in the same location…. the Prada Milan HQ

Lsx20 multimedia exhibition by H2E, Riga – Latvia

June 13th, 2013

Commissioned by the Bank of Latvia, design studio H2E developed a multimedia exhibition devoted to the 20th anniversary of the reintroduction of the country’s national currency. For ‘Lsx20. Art Years of the National Currency’ in Riga, Latvia, H2E displayed currency designs and highlighted the artists responsible for the works.

Propaganda exhibition at The British Library by Twelve Studio, London

June 12th, 2013

Dramatic installations, a bold colour palette and large scale graphics were used to define various sections, while sub-section panels break up exhibition groups and mannequins serve as a canvas for opinions, quotes and text, welcoming visitors and introducing each section along the journey.

Corrugated Cardboard Pavilion by Miguel Arraiz García & David Moreno Terrón, Valencia – Spain

June 10th, 2013

This corrugated cardboard pavilion was built for a traditional festival called “Fallas” held in Valencia every March. The construction was made out with 3,000 purposefully made corrugated hexagonal boxes as the only structural material.

Casa Decor Madrid 2013 exhibition by Egue y Seta, Madrid

May 30th, 2013

Space Nº14 is a gallery where the printed artwork outgrows the marquetry creating printed carpets, bricks, and joineries made of ink.

‘Frozen time’ for CITIZEN installation by DGT, Basel – Swizeland

May 24th, 2013

‘Frozen time’ has been presented for a Japanese watch brand CITIZEN in Baselworld which is the largest watch and jewel industry exhibition in the world.

Caldrea exhibit by Exhibit Partners

May 21st, 2013

Utilizing FSC-certified woods along with low-VOC paints and laminates, we created a modular space that was warm and inviting, drawing on both retail and residential style cues for a boutique look and feel.

PIXEL CLOUD installation by Marcos Zotes, Reykjavik – Iceland

May 21st, 2013

PIXEL CLOUD is an architectural installation that takes advantage of this condition, transforming an ordinary scaffolding structure into a fully immersive environment of light and sound in the heart of Reykjavík.

NU:S installation by Arturo Tedeschi, Rome

May 20th, 2013

In the evocative setting of the Cloister of Bramante in Rome, an extraordinary and engaging installation – which examines the contamination between Fashion and Parametric Architecture – attempts to break the mold of the Roman art scene taking advantage of the important creative contribution of young and talented members of Made in Italy.

MASSIMO IOSA GHINI exhibition by Iosa Ghini Associati, Milan

May 17th, 2013

The exhibition, curated by Iosa Ghini Associati, in partnership with Fiandre Architectural Surfaces, Iris Ceramica, Rossato, traces the 30-year of Iosa Ghini career, from the 80s until now, through a wide selection of interior design and architecture projects, design objects, illustrations, audiovisual contributions, which are characterized by the least common denominator of design, felt by the Bolognese architect as a steady training and an essential starting point of all his creative process.

AUDI forum by J. MAYER H. Architekten, Neckarsulm – Germany

May 15th, 2013

AUDI forum by J. MAYER H. Architekten, Neckarsulm – Germany

‘Keep it Glassy’ exhibition by COORDINATON ASIA, Shanghai

May 14th, 2013

COORDINATION ASIA chose to leave parts of the raw space untouched and highlighted original details on walls and floors. In contrast, a maze of mirrored pools was created to lead the way through the exhibition space and to showcase the shimmering design objects that seemingly flow on a thin layer of water.

Pratt GAUD Exhibition 2013, New York

May 8th, 2013

A cloud-like structure hangs over the students work. Each cell represents a project. The underside of this structure is clad with colour coded images of the students work. The bottom appears solid, but the structure above is very porous to allow for light to still penetrate into the gallery.