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Light Art

Artist Combines Architecture And Ecology For Spellbinding Public Intervention

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.07.2015 | Arts

"I created 'Golden Waters' so when the public engages with the work, they are not only drawn in, but are able to stop, think and observe," artist Grim...

Christine Sciulli and the Geometry of Light

Gabrielle Selz | Posted 11.11.2013 | Arts
Gabrielle Selz

All the visual arts use light in some form, but in artist Christine Sciulli's new piece, Languid, on view at the Governor's Island Art Fair, light is the graphic kinetic tool with which she activates and shapes space.

Let There Be Light

Priscilla Frank | Posted 08.21.2013 | Arts
Priscilla Frank

Art cowboy and potential extra-terrestrial James Turrell shows us mere mortals what it is to see light. Though we spend most of our waking hours s...

Woman Unknowingly Uses James Turrell Piece As Storage Space

Posted 07.22.2013 | Arts

James Turrell seems to be everywhere this summer. His light-centric works are illuminating the Guggenheim, LACMA and Museum of Fine Arts, Houston -- a...

WOAH! Light Wakeboarding Is Real

Posted 04.12.2013 | Arts

By now you've probably seen Picasso paint with light, but have you ever seen someone wakeboard with light? Photographer and self-described "light ...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Transformation And Tranquility At DLECTRICITY | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 10.05.2012 | Detroit

If you're heading to DLECTRICITY, the new Detroit art festival turning Midtown into a canvas for light art this weekend, make sure to step slightly of...

A Hot Spot For Light Art

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 04.24.2012 | Detroit

When it comes to light art, Detroit is the place to be. In the fall, two festivals will transform the city's nights with contemporary, multimedia a...

Art Collective Brings Spain's Drinking Water Problem To Light

Posted 03.15.2012 | Arts

If you're ever touring the warm Spanish city of Madrid, you may get a little parched. That is because about 50% of the city's public drinking fountain...

WATCH: Anish Kapoor Gets A Disco Makeover

Posted 02.13.2012 | Arts

Cloud Gate, the commandingly large sculpture by artist Anish Kapoor known affectionately as "The Bean" is the focus of a new project that will make yo...

Art Fair Of The Future: Kinetica 2012

MutualArt | Posted 04.07.2012 | Arts

Just one of the many stellar sights to behold at this year's Kinetica. "Liquid Space 6.0," by Daan Roosegarde, represented by Studio Roosegarde. ...

Ivan Navarro On Language And Light

Posted 02.06.2012 | Arts

During Ivan Navarro's childhood in Santiago, Chile, power outages were used as political threats. Because of this history, light plays a complicated r...

PHOTOS: Roomba Art's Dazzling Takeover

Posted 01.03.2012 | Arts

Everyone remembers Roombas, the little autonomous vacuum discs made by iRobot that for a moment seemed like they were going to take over the world. We...

WATCH: Building Transformed Into Pinball Machine

Posted 12.16.2011 | Arts

Ever wish you could experience the entrancing game of pinball on a larger scale, just to make it easier on the eyes? Carol Martin and Thibaut Berbezie...

WATCH: 100 Radioactive Soldiers Light Up Hamburg

Posted 12.17.2011 | Arts

We've all let our paranoia get the best of us, and anonymous art collective LuzInterruptus feels sympathizes. A vast departure from their Madrid insta...

Titillating Art! Light Art Collective Attaches Nipples To Everything

Posted 12.05.2011 | Arts

Madrid has long embraced public art as a cultural centerpiece, but how public can the art really be if it is fenced off, hoisted up on pedestals and g...

Europe Decides that Viola and Flavin Works Are Lights, Not Art: The Protest That Followed

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

From ARTINFO LONDON-- Aftershocks are rippling through the continental gallery world after a decision last month by the European Commission to class...

WATCH: IPAD ART: IPad Paints Light For 'Making Future Magic' Project

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Dentsu London wants to "make future magic." As part of their efforts, the creative communications agency partnered with BERG, a London design consulti...

Britain From Above: GPS Performance Art (VIDEO)

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Sometimes it's easy to worry about Big Brother abusing all the amazing technology around us -- the cameras in our computers, the chips in our phones, ...