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Volume at the V&A

06.25.07   |   Posted in: Art & Design, Tech   |   By: A. Salem Jones
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UnitedVisualArtists is a London studio combining art direction, production design and software engineering for spectacular results. The collaboration between these disciplines results in live, immersive interactive experiences. Photographs by John Adrian.

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The installation shown, titled Volume, was exhibited at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. It features an array of columns emitting light and sound, which responds to movement in a variety of ways. You can watch a video of the piece to get more of an idea of the experience.

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Audio was produced by Robert Del Naja (aka 3D) of Massive Attack and his co-writer Neil Davidge through their music production company, onepointsix. Sometimes the merging of different fields can yield wonderful results, as with this piece.

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Here technology connects us to art through interaction in a way art alone cannot.

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The following images document the making of Volume.

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A time lapse video of the installation’s creation is amazing to watch. WARNING: this video is extremely slow to load. View more UnitedVisualArtists work here.

7 Responses to “Volume at the V&A”

  1. nadia Says:

    nice…

  2. meagan Says:

    That’s the greatest manmade thing I’ve ever seen. Please make one for me to go to. I know the greatest spot!

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