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50 Interactive Light Installations

From Emotion-Sensing Buildings to Psychedelic Ski Hills

— January 11, 2013 — Autos
Interactive light installations have become an extremely pervasive phenomenon in contemporary design. Light is a profound element in our lives. Through a design perspective, it is incredible to think about the effect it can have on people's perceived experience in a given space.

Interacting with light and seeing real-time immediate effects on the captivating visual stimuli is intriguing. It is a sought after experience that is taken advantage of by many designers of industries from entertainment to retail.

With an abundance of options to choose from, people are becoming more immersed into products and experiences they can reciprocate and experiment with. As advancing technology is rapidly assisting the developments suited for this need, designers are ubiquitously integrating interactive lighting installations on their manufactured products and experiences.
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Mind-Exploring Games
Mind-Exploring Games
Bad Trip Interactive Memory Software Lets You Explore the Creator’s Bra
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49
Pyschedelic Ski Hills
Pyschedelic Ski Hills
Japan's 'Color Mountain' Showcases a Technicolor Light Scheme
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48
Interactive Audio Visual Collabs
Interactive Audio Visual Collabs
Dazed Digital and Nike FIELD Project Incorporates Human Action
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47
Interactive LED Hats
Interactive LED Hats
Avant-Garde 'Gravity of Light' is Responsive to Movement
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Massive Interactive Solar Shows
Massive Interactive Solar Shows
‘Luminous’ by Klik Systems is the Largest Light Instal
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45
Viscerally Virtual Installations
Viscerally Virtual Installations
This ENESS Projection Makes the X-Games Look Like TRON
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44
Interactive Glacier Museums
Interactive Glacier Museums
'High Arctic' Reveals Wing Where Participation is Mandatory
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43
Interactive Virtual Gardens
Interactive Virtual Gardens
Jifei Ou's 'Jing Hua' Lets You Create a Custom Electronic Flower
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42
Luminous Interactive  Displays
Luminous Interactive Displays
The Pablo Gnecco Installation Senses and Responds to Motion
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Interactive Avian Lighting
Interactive Avian Lighting
Design Drift Uses Bird Patterns as Artistic Inspiration for Flylight
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40
Interactive Insect Lights
Interactive Insect Lights
The Shanghai 2010 World Expo Firefly Lighting Follows Your Every Move
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39
Ethereal Oceanic Installations
Ethereal Oceanic Installations
The 'Deep Ocean' Display by External Reference Architects is Serene
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38
Custom Clustered Lighting
Custom Clustered Lighting
The Ale Lamp by Jaim Telias Can be Reshaped by the Owner
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37
Pressure Sensitive Coffee Tables
Pressure Sensitive Coffee Tables
CBC Surfaces Interactive Light Table
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36
Glow-In-The-Dark Roads
Glow-In-The-Dark Roads
The Smart Highway Makes Driving Safer in the Netherlands
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35
Kinetic Community Entertainment
Kinetic Community Entertainment
Great Street Games by KMA Brings Neighborhood Play to the UK
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34
Simulated Fire Installations
Simulated Fire Installations
The Firewall Art Installation by Aaron Sherwood is Interactive
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33
Psychedelic Interactive Lighting
Psychedelic Interactive Lighting
Joshua Kirsch Concentricity Series Works Through Participation
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Moody Light Bulbs
Moody Light Bulbs
Lu-Me Interactive Lighting Promises to Liven Up Your Life
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Interactive Light Experiments
Interactive Light Experiments
Touch Powered by Intrigue Concept Illuminates Curiosity
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30
Disco-Inspired Transit Stops
Disco-Inspired Transit Stops
U-Bahnhof by Pfarre Lighting Design Features Interactive Subway Art
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29
Crystalizing Interactive Art
Crystalizing Interactive Art
The 'Osmosis' Installation by Arik Levy Explores the Beauty of Chaos
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28
Turbocharged Tech Transportation
Turbocharged Tech Transportation
The West Coast Customs/ Microsoft 'Microstang' is a Sweet Ride
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Technicolor Holiday Street Lights
Technicolor Holiday Street Lights
Teresa Sapey's Madrid Holiday Lighting Brightens Up the City
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26
Interactive Light Exhibitions
Interactive Light Exhibitions
'Yota Space' Showcases Technological Art
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25
Interactive Light Installations
Interactive Light Installations
Clever Tiles by Zigelbaum + Coelho are Really Impressive
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24
Multimedia Countertop Lamps
Multimedia Countertop Lamps
The Electrolux Ice System Can Scan Your Food for Interactive Cooking
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Interactive Adult Playgrounds
Interactive Adult Playgrounds
YesYesNo's Sweet Night Lights
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High Tech Bars
High Tech Bars
iBar Senses Drinks
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Interactive Outer-Orbit Light Shows
Interactive Outer-Orbit Light Shows
These Black Marble Images Were Recently Released by NASA
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20
Metallic Flora Installations
Metallic Flora Installations
Choe U-Ram Makes Techonolgy Bloom with a Flower Sculpture
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Paint with LED Light
Paint with LED Light
Philips Imagination Light Canvas
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18
Interactive Light Installations
Interactive Light Installations
'Light Form' Interactive Landscape by Mathieu Rivier is Riveting
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Interactive Thunderstorm Installations
Interactive Thunderstorm Installations
The Symphony in D Minor Exhibit Simulates Rough Weather
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16
Retro Arcade Art Installations
Retro Arcade Art Installations
The 3D Ms. Pac-Man Display is Interactive and Fun
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15
Mosquito Lighting
Mosquito Lighting
The Swarm Light is a Bug-Inspired Interactive Chandelier
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Futuristic Fungi Lighting
Futuristic Fungi Lighting
The Mushroom LED Lamp Has a Built-In Speaker
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13
Light Bead Musical Curtain
Light Bead Musical Curtain
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12
Beer-Branded Discos
Beer-Branded Discos
The Heineken Pop-Up Nightclub Makes Waves at the Salone Del Mobile
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11
Interactive Emotion-Sensing Buildings
Interactive Emotion-Sensing Buildings
The Hide&Seek Exhibit Can Hear, Smell & Feel Its Users
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10
Liquid Floor Tiles
Liquid Floor Tiles
LiquiFloor by Cafe Interiors Creates a Kinetic Experience Indoors
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9
Luminescent Life-Replicating Prisms
Luminescent Life-Replicating Prisms
The 'rAndom International Future Self' Exhibit is Beautiful
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8
Playful Sensory Furnishings
Playful Sensory Furnishings
NunoErin Interactive Light Products Line is a Bright Idea
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7
Fluorescent Yarn Playgrounds
Fluorescent Yarn Playgrounds
The Nike Flyknit Collective Installation is Sturdy and Stimulating
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6
Luminary Weather Artwork
Luminary Weather Artwork
The Caitlan r.c. Brown CLOUD Installation is a Public Night Light
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5
Interactive Gamer Lighting
Interactive Gamer Lighting
The Super Mario Coin Block Pendant Lamp is Youthfully Fun
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4
Illuminated Grass Installations
Illuminated Grass Installations
The GS Caltex Pavilion at EXPO 2012 is Dynamically Designed
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3
Responsive Light Installations
Responsive Light Installations
The Cinimod Studio Tunnel Boasts Interactive Illumination
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2
Futuristic Party Lounges
Futuristic Party Lounges
The Next Heineken Club is Going to be Built in Heaven
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1
Underwater-Simulating Installations
Underwater-Simulating Installations
Aquatic Colors Focuses on a Breathtaking Bloom of Jellyfish
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