Interactive Art at Sony HQ

By: Cowbag - Published: Nov 2, 2008   Updated: Mar 24 2011 • References: uniquedaily
A Japanese artist has built a set of stairs at the Sony Building in Ginza, Tokyo. It plays musical notes as you walk on it. All very cool, but surely I can’t be the only one who is reminded of the scene from the movie BIG. It totally blows all other unusual stairs out of the water.

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