Tag Archive | "Interactive Installations"

North Face: The NightRay Fest Light Installation

Tuesday, January 5, 2016


Never stop exploring, that’s what North Face’s interactive light installation called “Ascent” visualises, an art installation that both blurs and highlights its surroundings in nature, aiming to inspire and excite. A mesmerising sight of smooth lines and soft light, the sculpture creates a harmonious relationship between human aesthetic and the natural landscape in which it [...]

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PTV: The Homeless Donation Posters

Saturday, June 20, 2015


Public Transport Victoria have come up with a genius way to help homeless youth charity Ladder. They used MYKI – Melbourne’s public transport cards – to allow commuters to donate directly to billboards. By harnessing an existing human behaviour, i.e. tapping a public transport card, they were able to make an easy donation mechanism that [...]

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The Climate Portal: Weather Simulation Booths

Sunday, June 14, 2015


If you’ve ever wondered what the weather was like at your next destination while waiting for a flight, well, now you won’t have to with a new installation at Stockholm’s Arlanda Airport, called “The Climate Portal”. An installation that simulates a range of weather conditions. The installation, created by the guys at Akestam Holst, brings [...]

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Norwegian Airlines: Live Streaming Cab in NYC

Tuesday, December 30, 2014


Check out the ‘Norwegian Red Cab’ streaming live from NYC. An interactive experience that enables visitors in a shopping mall in Oslo to control a cab, and discover New York City, in Real-time with a NYC tour guide meets cab driver. I guess it’s kind of like Remote Control Tourist in a way. It’s all [...]

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RFID Tic-Tac-Toe Installation

Tuesday, November 26, 2013


This is a new take on Tic-Tac-Toe, created to integrate two offices, in different cities, with an installation called ‘Pic Tap Toe’. The real-time, multi-office game was powered by RFID readers and a WiFi-enabled Arduino Yún, both installed into a custom game board, and hooked up to 9 LED screens in each office reception. The [...]

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British Airways: Plane Detecting Billboards

Thursday, November 21, 2013


In a claimed world first campaign, the new British Airways #LookUp billboards in Piccadilly Circus, have some pretty cool tech behind them, allowing a simple, yet very effective story to be told. And as British Airways planes fly over the ClearChannel digital outdoor sites through the Heathrow flight path, they trigger advertising creative showing real-time [...]

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CRYSTAL: An Interactive Light Installation

Monday, October 28, 2013


Crystal is a unique, magnet powered, interactive light installation that has a permanent home in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, after touring in Amsterdam, Paris and Moscow over the past year. Hundreds or thousands of plastic crystals are placed on a floor mat surrounded by a magnetic field, the magnetic fiels powers two LED lights housed in [...]

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Heineken: The Time Travel Booth

Monday, September 30, 2013


Welcome to Heineken’s ‘Time Travel Booth’ powered by the new Leap Motion device that just about everyone in our agency has, but no-one has an actual use for! This event in Taipei, was to celebrate the 140th Birthday of Heineken and invited people to travel back in time to explore the secret ingredients of the [...]

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Colour Chasers: Robots Turn Colour Into Sound

Wednesday, September 18, 2013


Yuri Suzuki has created ‘Looks Like Music’ which is an audiovisual installation that consists of miniature robots which detect and follow a hand made circuit – a black line traced in marker pen – interspersed with coloured reference points that the device translates in sound in real time. Each robot has 2x Arduino-powered sensors to [...]

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Ayrton Senna: The Sound Of Honda Installation

Thursday, August 1, 2013


It’s not all that often with the quality of todays content, that you can stare into a screen and just go ‘WOW’ but today is your lucky day, and we get to look back to 1989 when Ayrton Senna created history for Honda. He challenged the Japanese F1 circuit in Suzuka and managed to set [...]

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Fracture IO: A New Kind of Photo Booth

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

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Fracture IO is a new form of Photo Booth, an installation to create generative, 3D animated artwork based on the form of the human body. This installation was unveiled at the One Show Awards celebration at the Bowery Hotel in New York recently… Fracture IO lets users generate asbtract sculptures in real-time using what seems [...]

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Submergence Lights: An 8000 Light Installation

Monday, January 28, 2013


Submergence Lights is an art installation that explores the immersion and interaction within volumetric light based visuals, created through 8,064 individual points of light… So as you can imagine, it gets pretty intense at its max, but subtle and delicate when it wants to be. The art installation can track and follow human movement, or [...]

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The Decelerator Helmet: Real Time Slow Motion

Wednesday, November 28, 2012


This might be the weirdest thing you’ll see this week, but trust me, once you get past the artistic design (yes, this is actually just an art installation), you’ll think it’s pretty cool. The Decelerator Helmet is designed to create a real time, slow motion effect for the person wearing the helmet. Sitting inside is [...]

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Nissan Altima: Water Projection Mapping Event

Saturday, October 13, 2012


Nissan Canada have launched a multi-city water projection mapping event campaign to celebrate the new 2013 Nissan Altima, strategically timed with the Canada Day holiday. The 3D projecting mapping installation was experienced on a 120ft water wall pumped with 3300 litres of water per minute into the air to create the perfect screen for the [...]

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21 Swings: Interactive Musical Swing Installation

Thursday, September 20, 2012


21 Swings is an exercise in musical cooperation. The installation offers a fresh look at the idea of cooperation and the notion that we can achieve more together than separately, so a giant instrument made of 21 musical swings was created; each swing in motion triggers different notes, and all the swings together compose a [...]

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Tweet To Shoot: Social Nurf Gun Wars

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

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Nurf Gun Wars are pretty big here at VML in Sydney, so we were a tad jealous to see the guys from Nieman Labs beat us to a social controlled Nurf Gun Game converged with an interactive version of the classic Duck Hunt, where Nurf bullets are tracked and scored against the software version of [...]

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Audi Spheres Digital Installation in Copenhagen

Monday, August 20, 2012


An experiment into the future of the Audi brand experience created the ‘Audi Spheres’ project, an experiential installation in Copenhagen that allowed people to experience the Audi brand through technology via augmented reality video pads, giant video walls and interactive spherical displays among others, whilst each physical sphere represented one of Audi’s future brand priorities; [...]

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Digitalarti: Water Light Graffiti Installation

Saturday, August 11, 2012


From Digitalarti Labs comes this very cool Water Light Graffiti Installation. It’s basically an interactive surface made of tens of thousands of LED’s that are illuminated by the contact of water or moisture, meaning that you can draw with just about anything, water pistols, paint brushes, a wet hand or a moist cloth… The Water [...]

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Billboard: “Guitar Pee” Musical Toilet Installation

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

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I’ve seen “pee” challenges before, like the one in Amsterdam we posted a few weeks back, but this takes it to a whole new level… Introducing Guitar Pee Mpee3′s, user-generated MP3 tunes that are created on a highly customised toilet, designed as a makeshift guitar, complete with string-type-elements in the urinal which control a real [...]

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Nissan LEAF: World Without Petrol Installation

Sunday, May 20, 2012

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Here’s a pretty neat art installation in Sydney for the launch of the Nissan LEAF electric car into the market, illustrating the things we might just be doing with petrol bowsers when there is no future need for them. With almost 40 unique, interactive, re-purposed petrol bowsers on display, people are free to walk up [...]

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