MGNTRN (pronounced MAGNOTRON) Romain Tardy’s latest project, is an immersive, largescale audiovisual installation mixing projection mapping, physical laser-cut structures used as a projection canvas, and various types of LEDs to create a unique multi-sensorial experience.
Spanish designer Ledia Trubat has designed electronic ballerinas pair “E-Traces” connected to an application that transmits the dancer’s movements on the phone’s screen. It gives abstract paintings created digitally and interactively thanks to micro-controllers Lilypad Arduino. The concept was to transform the movement in visual sensations and traces.
Companies as Yacht Intelligence, Ken Freivokh, Genesis Technologies and IMAX have collaborated to develop the Nemo room, the first private theater that feature a kind of panomramic Imax cinema but that also can be an aquarium, in a yacht. It is an innovative creation that aims to immerse literally as figuratively spectators in a fictional universe or submarine.
Chess is an unusual chessboard project : vertically hanging, it adorns the wall like a picture and can be contemplated as functional art piece. By its innovative design, it symbolizes creativity and help to consider this game differently, as more participative and less elitist. A project thought by Sean Connell and proposed on Kickstarter, to discover in the gallery.
Magic Carpet is an interactive installation thought by artist Miguel Chevalier. This magic light carpet located in the exterior courtyard of the Castle del Monte in Italy is covering the floor of psychedelic and kaleidoscopic patterns in movement. This fabulous project plunge visitors in a new dimension and makes them live an extraordinary experience. To discover in video.
Shouting Thoughts is an interactive installation imagined by artist Filipe Vilas-Boas and realized in the saint-Eustache church in Paris during Nuit Blanche 2014. Visitors were asked to lay down and meditate while contemplating light projections forming constellations on the parish ceiling. To discover in images and video.
Created for the grand depart of the Tour de France 2014 from Yorkshire, Ghost Peloton created by NVA fuses performance cycling with athletic choreography. Each rider, bike and performer was illuminated using NVA’s bespoke LED light suit, which can instantaneously change colour, flash-rate and luminosity. The rhythm of movement from the choreographed actions of massed participants becomes a source of creativity in itself, extending perception of the immediate setting.
Cartier Foundation for Contemporary Art is commemorating its 30th anniversary. On this occasion, the design studio Diller Scofidio+Renfro sets up an installation consisting of a giant LED screen below which visitors can take place to observe this new interactive ceiling. This work called ” Musings on a glass box” is to discover.
NECLUMI , this is the name of the first interactive collar invented by the group of designer Pangenerator. At the current stage the whole setup is based on an iPhone application coupled with a picoprojector connected with an HDMI cable attached to the wearer’s chest. The pico then project forms on user’s neck is to discover in video.
ZURI is a programmable robot made from paper and cardboard invented by german design company Zoobotics. This motion machine, conceived of as a kit, can be assembled with a few tools (cutter, ruler, cutting mat, bone folder, glue and screwdriver). In addition to a distance sensor, the Paper Robot has servo motors, servo controllers and a Bluetooth module for wireless control via PC or smartphone.
We all dreamed of flying in the air with the sensation of floating in the clouds. It’s almost done now with UK-based tech innovation company Centre for Process Innovation and thanks to their latest invention the Windowless Fuselage Concept. This future generation of aircraft expected to replace conventional windows with high-definition and flexible panels displaying capture of cameras mounted on the outside of the machine. Check out the video.