Archived Articles: Installation & Sound | Page 6
Art on the wall is one thing, but installations engage us with texture, light, color and sound, surrounding us and begging for interaction. They challenge conventions of the art world as well as the context of art itself, as these uncanny and unique projects illustrate in vivid three-dimensional form.
Musical Tree! Amplified Sound Art from Falling Chestnuts
A chestnut tree in a Berlin park has been transformed into an interactive music and light show, producing sound from chestnuts that fall on polymer membranes.
Urban Living Room: Feel at Home in Public Places
A cozy, blue-painted living room entices passersby to sit, get to know each other and enjoy entertainment in Rotterdam at the 'Urban Living Room' installation.
Arts & Crowdfunding: Recap of NAMAC 2012 Conference
Funding models are fast evolving in the digital age, and this conference provided a window into how different artists, organizations and institutions are ...
Dead Media: Art Installation Created with 497 VHS Tapes
497 obsolete VHS tapes were taken apart and assembled into the shape of a skull, which comes together only when you look at it from a certain viewpoint.
Leading Creatively Conference in MN: 5 Reasons to Attend
Leading Creatively 2012: panels, workshops, films and tours exploring visual culture across various local Twin Cities venues from September 6th through the ...
Real Large LEGO: Concrete Bridge Turned to Colorful Brick
Weathered concrete sides suddenly give way to crisp, clean, multi-colored LEGO blocks stretched across thin air, looking more like something from Minecraft (or ...
Power Tower Transforms into Robot: DOMA’s Neon Colossus
An electricity pylon transforms into a glowing, moving robot in a massive urban intervention by Argentinean art collective DOMA.
Golden Raindrops Rise and Fall in Singapore Airport Installation
Over a thousand copper-coated aluminum raindrops move in undulating computer-programmed patterns in an installation at the Changi Airport in Singapore.
Shwopping: Store Covered in 10,000 Hanging Garments
10,000 garments cover a building in London like shingles to highlight clothing waste in a campaign by UK retailer Marks & Spencer.
Wall Art Gone Wild: Fantastic Life-Sized Room Sketches
With some of her works it is hard to tell where the two-dimensional art ends and 3D objects begin, blending as they do into one semi-continuous surface.