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Illuminated Grass Installations

The GS Caltex Pavilion at EXPO 2012 is Dynamically Designed

— May 18, 2012 — Art & Design
The GS Caltex Pavilion at EXPO 2012 was designed by Atelier Brückner studio. Located in the South Korean city of Yeosu, this awe-inspiring pavilion is gaining global attention.

The 2000-sq-m site has been created to represent a Korean oil company and is made up of 380 vertical elements that sway in the wind. The grass-like elements are placed side by side to resemble a rice field that is lit up at nightfall.

These poles are touch-sensitive, transforming their color tone and opacity. Atelier Bruckner's Prof. Uwe R. takes inspiration from nature's flow of energy, ensuring bold aesthetics that stay true to the sustainable oil brand. The GS Caltex Pavillion at EXPO 2012 is alluring and interactive, creating a memorable spatial experience for its many users.

Trend Themes
1. Interactive Installations - Opportunities to create interactive installations that combine nature and technology in a memorable way.
2. Sustainable Branding - Innovative ways to showcase a brand's sustainability initiatives using dynamic and visually stunning designs.
3. Smart Landscaping - The use of touch-sensitive technology to create interactive and adaptable outdoor spaces that can enhance user experience and sustainability.
Industry Implications
1. Event and Exhibition Industry - Creating immersive and interactive experiences for exhibitions and events using technology and smart landscaping techniques.
2. Energy Industry - Innovative ways to showcase a brand's sustainability initiatives using smart and visually striking landscape designs in energy production facilities.
3. Architecture and Design Industry - Designing outdoor spaces that showcase the brand's sustainable initiatives and offer a memorable user experience using technology and creative landscape design techniques.
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