Riveting Kaleidoscope-like Installations by Suzan Drummen

Dutch artist Suzan Drummen loves to work in public spaces where she makes paintings, photographs, films and installations. One of her works includes these mesmerizing, kaleidoscope-like installations that were featured at CBK Emmen as well as at the head office of the Sociale Verzekeringsbank in Amstelveen. Drummen used several materials such as colored glass and mirrors that are loosely placed on the floor. [via laughingsquid]

 

Interactive Light Installation Composed of 600 Fluorescent Light Tubes

The ‘Light House’ was created by New York-based studio SOFTlab as commissioned by consumer electronics company, SONOS. You may want to check out this installation that reacts to sound at the Sonos Studio in Los Angeles until the 25th of August.   Description by SOFTlab: The installation is a grid of 600 fluorescent light tubes at varying heights and lengths to create an interior volume. Sound is gathered from Sonos components in […]

 

Enchanting Alabama Underpass Filled with LED Rainbow Lights

Sculptor and light artist Bill Fitzgibbons has embarked on a new project called “Light Rails” in collaboration with REV Birmingham. The installation involved the restoration of a dark and somewhat neglected 1931 underpass in the historic 18th Street, Birmingham, Alabama. On top of celebrating art and light, the installation also intends to light up the dark shadows of the covered walkway to convey a certain feeling of security while traversing […]

 

Enthralling Installation Composed of 200 Suspended Fluorescent Tubes

LILIENTHAL|ZAMORA has created a futuristic installation composed of 200 suspended fluorescent tubes. As you stand in front of the whole artwork, you would probably think that you are in the Star Wars universe facing hundreds of light sabers.

 

Magnificent ‘He’ Installation by Bam! Bottega di Architettura metropolitana

Turin-based studio Bam! Bottega di Architettura metropolitana has created ‘He’, a uniquely large and yellow installation suspended over the MAXXI piazza in Rome. During the day, it forms a cool shaded space. The perimeter of the prism drips water to define the space beneath the volume and produce a refreshing curtain for the public.  At night, it transforms into a luminous and evocative lantern that complements the events promoted within the YAP Summer Program. […]

 

Fascinating Sculptural Installation by McConnell Studios

North Carolina-based McConnell Studios has designed Signals, a 1,865-pound, 16′ x 16′ x 4′ sculptural installation in the lobby of an Indianapolis company. The structure is composed of five fastened vertical sections attached to the base made of a 1000-pound steel plate.   Description of the Designer: The concept is an expression of the path of information, the signals that transmit audio, video, imagery, and the data we rely on […]

 

Dazzling Abstract Installation by Soo Sunny Park

US-based Korean artist Soo Sunny Park has created a dazzling abstract installation called Unwoven Light as part of the Rice Gallery, in Rice University, Houston, Texas. The structure is composed of 37 individual chain links made of Plexiglas wired into the openings of the metal fence. The coated glass causes the light to “unweave”, which makes the colors of the shapes change from clear to rainbow colors as light hits […]

 

Fascinating Street Art in France Using 30,000 Origamis

Check out these colorful street art installations composed of 30,000 origami pieces created by French artist Mademoiselle Maurice with the help of hundreds of volunteers. As part of Maurice’s participation in the 2013 ARTAQ Festival in Angers, France, they created a rainbow portrait along the banks of the Maine river and colored the pathway leading to the Montée St-Maurice Cathedral. [via designtaxi]

 

Unmistakably Romantic Installation Composed of 1,000 Roses by Ottmar Hörl

Nope, today is not Valentine’s day… and yes, those are really big roses. Who says that we should celebrate the month of L-O-V-E only in February when there is a place in the world that grows more than 60,000 roses of 2,000 varieties? You may want to visit the Rose Garden of Princess Hildegard of Bavaria located in Zweibrücken, Germany which is also known as the City of Roses. German artist  Ottmar Hörl thought of recognizing […]

 

Playful Concrete Keyboard Installation in Russia

Give me an E! Do you remember that famous American game show The $1,000,000 Chance of a Lifetime? This enormous keyboard installation reminds me very well of that show that my family used to watch back when me and my siblings were still young. I wonder if Russian artist Anatoly Vyatkin was able to watch that program at least once in his lifetime. Vyatkin happens to pay tribute to the QWERTY […]