17 Jul '17, 8am

Biomimetic Eye_Beacon mimics deep-sea creatures in a hypnotic light show

Biomimetic Eye_Beacon mimics deep-sea creatures in a hypnotic light show

“Similar to deep sea creatures that use bioluminescence to signal, attract and inform, the Eye_Beacon uses choreographed light sequences to alert visitors to its dual function as both a sculpture and an information point for the festival,” said Ben van Berkel of UNStudio. “Along with the effect of the pavilion partially overhanging the Amstel River, the twist that connects the two halves of the structure emphasises the crossing point between the land and water routes of the festival.”

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