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Hills Made with 60 000 CDs

French artist Élise Morin, that we’ve known thanks to her first installation Waste Landscape in Paris, comes back with the same project to represent France during the Art Festival White Night 2014, in Slovakia, at the Kunsthalle – Hall of Art. In the middle of 40 artistic projects lead by creators coming from 14 countries, she has introduced her amazing and shining hills made with 60 000 CD sewn by hand.

Blue Balloons Installation in Antarctica

Stellar Axis : Antarctica is an installation of 99 blue balloons in the middle of the Antarctica, made by the artist Lita Albuquerque followed by James Turell, Christo, the astronaut Simon Balm and photographer Jean de Pomereu. They’ve wanted to create a “modern Stonehenge” and to reflect the constellations we can see there, at 12 noon, in the Summer Solstice. Each balloon has the size of the star it refers to.

Cygnus Immersive Lights Projections

For the MARKA 2014 International Brand Conference in Istanbul, creative Turkish studio Ouchhh and producer Bi’Şeyler New Media Works have designed “Cygnus” : a light installation that immerges 2000 viewers in a constellation and black hole experience. A tribute to the Swan Constellation discovered in 1971 where we can see the star CYGNUS X-1binary spreading X-rays.

Ghost Ship Light Installation

Romanian architecture collective visualSKIN has made a very beautiful installation for the Light Festival in Amsterdam. They designed a 3D projection of a 17th-century ship with water and light projections that can be admired through different angles. In reference of Dutch ship “The Amsterdam” who has drowned during a trip to Batavia in 1749, the “Ghost Ship” is to discover in images.

Mirage Pavilion with Mirrors

Besides furniture, the Studio Nomad also creates installations. For the music Hungarian festival Sziget, which happens each year, they have imagined this installation named “Mirage Pavilion”, inspired by camouflage patterns of World War II’s battleships. This ephemeral artwork features 1200 mirrors in losange, suspended in the middle of trees.

A Room Turned into a Reflective Lake

Artist Douglas Gordon has transformed the ground of the Park Avenue Armory into a giant reflective lake. The installation “Tears Become… Streams Become…” hosted French pianist Hélène Grimaud for ten performances in this aesthetic place by its symmetry. At the beginning of her performance, the ground was dry, then when she started to play, the water begun to spread and pour through the room. To discover until 4th January.