Blow Me Up at light+building
For this year’s Light&Building Ingo Maurer and team designed an iconic installation
that stood out from other exhibitors through its shape, colour and interactive light.
A solid kiosk framed the square booth. The outside was coated in a bright green –
Ingo Maurer’s “Trademark Colour” since years – whilst through a window, serving
as information desk, one could see the intense reddish pink shining from the inside.
Above the void area of the stall a seven by seven meter large curved light installation
has been suspended. 144 modified Blow Me Ups formed a display for interactive
content. All together the ceiling was equipped with over 14 000 addressable
RGBW LEDs. The display was program-med with dynamic content based on
customized hard- and software control. Visitors were invited to share their mood
instantly through the social media platform Instagram and thus impact the dynamic