Posts Tagged ‘Installation’

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.

#tipic #italiangestures installations by Tipic at Biffi, Milan – Italy

June 5th, 2017

A dynamic wall follows us by creating a real light wave. A flexible mirror warps our image bending depending how we move. A window opens up and reveals us what lies beyond. The result is a playful interactive exploration of objects and space around us.

PANPURI Grains of Purity kinetic installation by we+, Tokyo – Japan

June 1st, 2017

Using white powder as a symbol of purity and nature, keywords of the PANPURI brand, computer controlled lines of powder fall with delicate and subtle movement.

Just Decoration installation by kissmiklos, Budapest – Hungary

May 30th, 2017

The dummy tags function as mere decoration, but the artist hid a few real price tags among them some lucky visitors can win a real product with Just Decoration is a fictive brand. The installation is a symbolic game of art that playfully holds a mirror to the human obsession with decoration and appearance.

“Chromatogram” installation by Studio Lazerian, Lancashire – UK

May 18th, 2017

Titled “chromatogram”, the installation is composed of fifteen, ten feet tall, walk-in “pods” fabricated entirely from precision-cut and individually printed cardboard modules. Commissioned as part of the “art in manufacturing” series for the national “Festival of Making” in Blackburn, Lazerian borrowed ideas, materials and expertise from the Cardboard Box company.

Floating Cloud at Aishti By The Sea campaign by Arte Vetrina Project, Middle East – UAE

April 25th, 2017

The core concepts of this installation is to insert a fresh and unusual element that serves as a recollection of the art world – at the same time bringing closer together the shopping mall to the Art Foundation.