Each year, Vivid Sydney festival illuminate the Australian city of unexpected and creative installations. A festival of lights and colors that cause a sensation, as an exemple on the facade of this iconic custom house, where changing trees and flowers were projected. A project by Spinifex Group.
For the light festival VIVID 2015, English studio Universal Everything collaborated with over than 20 different animation studios to create a mapping on the iconic Australian building : the Sydney Opera House. All the animations were worked by a drawing before with global pop culture inspirations and modern graphismes.
Felice Varini is a Swiss artist who plays creating optical illusions. His recent exhibition “La Villette En Suites”, which takes place in Paris until 13th september, gathers geometrical figures that he paints in the streets or in rooms with an anamorphosis effect. His artworks are like puzzles that are assembled only when the visitor is at the right place.
As a part of the STRP Biennale, “Hakanaï” is a project by duo Adrien M / Claire B. It’s a cube in which a dancer is trapped in a 3D mapping experience where the projections interact with his movements, thanks to captors. This performance happened on last 17th march, at the BAM’s Fishman Theatre.
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.
Inspired by quantum physics and the search of the geometry’s origins, Berlin-based designer Gaspar Battha has thought the installation “Patterns of Harmony” : a mapping projection playing on mirror’s reflections and geometric shapes in shades of blue. It gives complex forms in movement symbolizing the language of the universe, to discover in video.
Here is the first HomePod of the world : a house robot, or rather an independent mobile computer featuring a video projection system and a high-definition audio and video 360 system. This enable inhabitants to turn any room into an entertainment place depending on the activity they do. A project made by Keecker to discover in images and video.
For SUITCASE Magazine, Magna Carta Media directed “The Golden Age” : a mapping in which we follow a woman wandering in different nature or city landscapes with patterns reflecting and animating on her clothes and face. A live visual projection made by All Of It Now, to discover in video, with a making of.
Co-founder of the visual label ANTIVJ, artist Olivier Ratsi has created the audiovisual and light installation “Onion Skin”. The concept is to recreate the different layers of the onion skin with perpective effects and a music composed by Thomas Vaquié. Produced by Nico Boritch, the installation is to discover in images and video.