“Lightwave” Installation In Brisbane, Australia

by • October 29, 2010 • DesignComments (0)1847

The Parklands (Brisbane, Australia) has played host to Lightwave, a sensory light installation at the Unlimited Festival. At 10m x 16m x 5.5m, Lightwave is not just a sculpture or an art piece, but an object that can be interacted with, like a large animated toy or hybrid living creature—glowing and pulsing by the river. The design by AnL Studio was intended to provoke conversations about using contemporary parks as a performative public space. By offering a new and unexpected experience between people and the object (displayed art), or between nature and the (artificial) object, Lightwave responds in a purposefully dynamic and playful way, engaging and inviting public participation. The object is responsive to the new environment, therefore generating a new pattern into the place and time.

Read more about Lightwave and see more photos at Arch Daily.

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