Posts Tagged ‘Installation’

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.

Hyparbole installation by Marc Fornes / THEVERYMANY, Providence – Rhode Island

October 31st, 2017

The aluminum structure assumes the geometry of a hyperbolic paraboloid, or hypar: a three-dimensional, double-ruled surface that can be described using infinite planar, linear elements to form a smooth surface.

Touch-sensitive greenhouse installation by PARTY, Tokyo – Japan

October 25th, 2017

Dubbed “digital vegetables”, the psychedelic Light Installation features seven types of vegetables planted inside, each triggering a different sound when touched — tomatoes are violins, carrots are trumpets, cabbages are oboes, radishes are flutes, sweet potatoes are pianos, eggplants are harps and pumpkins are clarinets.

Naoshima Pavilion by Sou Fujimoto

October 21st, 2017

Located a few meters from the terminal of Naoshima, the Japanese island better known as the “Art Island”, Sou Fujimoto’s Pavilion appears as a translucent and lightweight diamond perched on the coastal edge of Kagawa, visible from SANAA’s ferry terminal welcoming the visitors to the island.

ONE through ZERO installation by Robert Indiana

October 3rd, 2017

Placed on the open southern field of the property, the numbers line the path that leads down to the pond and pavilion below. Marking the first time the installation has included all ten numbers in one location, the placement of the artwork within the Glass House‘s architectural context was particularly important.

“Minima | Maxima” installation by Marc Fornes, Astana – Kazakhstan

September 14th, 2017

The project was commissioned for World Expo 2017, an event which showcases architectural and engineering innovations. The structure will remain a permanent installation that incites curiosity and engagement on the site.

“Healing pavilion” by Ball-Nogues Studio, Los Angeles – California

September 5th, 2017

The pavilion was created using 2,793 linear feet of 2-inch diameter mild steel tube. In total, 352 individual components were precisely bent with a computer numerically controlled rolling system. Together, the tubes form an occupiable structural shell with no extraneous elements.

Burning Man 2017 art installations, Nevada

September 1st, 2017

The temporary metropolis, erected annually, draws colossal crowds of devoted “burners” who come to experience spirituality, community, and art. Guided by the ten principles — first documented by co-founder Larry Harvey in 2004 — participants build the city, and then burn it to the ground 9 days later.

Wave of buckets by Factor Eficiencia and 5468796 architecture, Mexico City – Mexico

August 25th, 2017

The 100.0 m² temporary pavilion uses common painter’s buckets as its building blocks, connecting them together via an expansive grid of ropes. In the Mexican capital these objects are typically used to claim a piece of street by “viene viene” entrepreneurs, who operate outside the government’s oversight and aggressively charge drivers wishing to park.

Practicing teaching experiment by CAFAarchStudio10, Beijing – China

July 24th, 2017

The subject requires each student to create a small structure with envelope enclosure from concept design to construction, so as to achieve true experience of the three aspects as scale, material and use through the whole process, creating space by the way of structure; expressing structure by materials and nodes; and creating a space atmosphere to achieve physical body perception.

G. F Smith Paper City exhibition by various artists, Kingston upon Hull – UK

July 10th, 2017

Informed by the fields of contemporary art, architecture and design, the temporary artworks range from enormous sculptures to cut paper designs – all made with G . F Smith’s Colorplan range.

Caged Eggs Light Installation by Orikami Lab for The Dubai Mall, Dubai – U.A.E.

July 9th, 2017

It serves a dual function; a sculpture by day and light installation by night. The ovular inspired shape is a result of solid, stainless steel rods that are welded together to create facets unique to each of the 15 structures spread across the Grand Square.

“Lumen” Installation by Jenny Sabin Studio at MoMA PS1, New York City

July 4th, 2017

Constructed from more than 1,000,000 yards of “digitally knitted and robotically woven fiber,” this year’s structure features 250 hanging tubular structures designed to capture and display the ever-changing color of sunlight over the course of the day.

‘Flower pavilion’ by Laisné Roussel for Lyon Architecture Biennale, Lyon – France

June 29th, 2017

As part of the month-long event, Paris-based practice Laisné Roussel has constructed the “Flower pavilion” — an inhabitable installation inspired by greenhouses and the vibrant vegetation they contain. Inside the structure, a double spiral staircase leads visitors through a vertically organized garden to an observation platform designed for contemplation.

Antonioli Y-3 Pure Boost installation by StudioXAG, Milan – Italy

June 28th, 2017

The products are heroed on clusters of black spheres peppered along an existing wedge platform. In a rich variety of textures, huge matte and glossy black balloons nestle amongst flocked hemispheres topped with glossy acrylic.

“White Forest” installation at Hills Avenue flagship store by Tokujin Yoshioka, Tokyo – Japan

June 20th, 2017

Designed by Tokujin Yoshioka, the retail installation expresses the lightness of Hills Avenue’s shoes – developed using proprietary technology – throughout the store and beyond. Floor-to-ceiling windows on both floors of the 300-sq-m space allow plenty of eyeballs to pop at Yoshioka’s White Forest. The shoes float and fly in the forest of 700 thin white metal rods, set free from the laws of gravity.

Kiehl’s Floral installation by Prop Studios, London – UK

June 11th, 2017

The theme of this year’s prestigious annual floral art show is “Floral Safari”, and Prop studios were invited to create a floral installation which tied in with the Safari theme and showcased Kiehl’s newly released Midnight Recovery Botanical Cleansing Oil, as well celebrating the brands heritage, community spirit, sustainability and use of natural ingredients.

Kaleidoscopic Ivy installation by Nendo, Tokyo – Japan

June 7th, 2017

For the exhibition, the school’s headteacher Akane Teshigahara commissioned Nendo to create a site-specific installation that would span the first floor of Tokyo’s Sogetsu Plaza, where the school is based. This space was designed as a stone garden by landscape architect and artist Isamu Noguchi, and is dominated by grey-toned rock that has been carved into different surfaces.