Choi + Shine’s installation for the I Light Marina Bay Festival added a poetic touch to the Singapore skyline using a traditional manual technique, crocheting, to create macro light objects inspired by the natural shape of the sea urchin.
The Studio Azzurro Room is a Renaissance hall in the Vatican Museum renamed recently in honour of Studio Azzurro’s interactive video installation In Principio (e poi). The famous artists’ collective used MaxFine porcelain slabs by FMG Fabbrica Marmi e Graniti in the installation, making them part of a work of art in one of the most symbolic sites of world culture.
The Cloud House by American artist Matthew Mazzotta combines art and technology in the rather surreal backdrop of a small, gabled A-frame shelter with a cloud sitting above the roof that rains when you sit on one of the white rocking chairs inside.
Worth discovering at Milano Design Week: a sound installation that interacts with the public, Blow (s)kulture by Davide Vercelli, and FARE-LUCE, an installation by Giovanni Maria Filindeu for Foscarini Spazio Brera, introduced on the social networks in Gianluca Vassallo’s video project: Fare Luce - Il Film.
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