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Perth - State Theatre - Light World Tour 2011 - Perth - Effect
Paula Rainha 2012-09-13 3
Paula Rainha

Perth - State Theatre - Light World Tour 2011

I stumbled into a building, the State Theatre, that became my favourite installation in Perth. The project is fairly recent and was designed by Kerry Hill Architects. The entrance floor features an artwork by Matthew Ngui's, which 'uses light on glass to suggest the heat and cold of outer space; hues of fire and ice play momentarily and apparently at random'. It is supposedly interactive, but I couldn't find a pattern on the interactivity. Nevertheless I was amused to see people jumping over the floor to try to understand how the interaction in the installation worked, trying to figure out the response to their actions.

Credits: Kerry Hill Architects, Electrolight Lighting Consultants, Artist Matthew Ngui
Address: William Street, 174-176, Perth, Australia Tags: lightworldtour, lightingdesign, paularainha, philips, philipslighting, lightart, perth, statetheatre

Category: Effect
Lighting Types: coloured light
Applications: concrete,textured,theatre
Displaying all 3 Comments
  • Nick Moss
    Nick Moss April 30, 2013 17:57
    Or a tiny Saturday night fever dance floor!
  • Vic Stapel
    Vic Stapel February 17, 2013 04:05
    reminds me of early sci-fi movies depicting the future
  • sergey.lesnikov
    sergey.lesnikov January 23, 2013 08:17
    great!

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