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Rhizome house
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Today the third impression from the Amsterdam Light Festival

This Light Artwork was situated on the border of the Amstel in front of the Hermitage-Amsterdam. The installation was visible from all direction and changed constantly of colour. In the Workshop you can see a blue version.

Rhizome House – DP Architects
In the science of plants a rhizome is a modified subterranean root that often sends out roots and buds from it nodes. The rhizome also retains the ability to allow new buds to grow upwards, creating a structure above the ground. In Rhizome House from DP Architects the underground structure is brought above the ground. It is a life size display of this root system.
The interactive work encourages you to enter it. Light responds to the visitor giving an experience that is familiar and foreign at the same time. A cool blue and then a bright pink light will make you wonder about environments, comfort, organic spaces and natural habitats.

DP Architects is a leading international multidisciplinary architectural practice in Singapore, specialized in architecture, urban planning, landscape design, infrastructure design, engineering, sustainable design, interior design and – last but not least – light design. The firm has worked on impressive projects, such as the biggest shopping mall in the world in Dubai. Through different projects DPA has had a big influence on the development of Singapore’s urban surroundings. In all DPN designs human activity and civic quality are central themes. Voor Rhizome House DPA was assisted by Flos Asia, KKDC, Krislite en i-Light. (Website Amsterdam Light Festival)

Make: SONY
Model: ILCE-6300
Software: PaintShop Pro 19,00
Exposure Time: 1/60 sec
F-Stop: f/4.5
ISO Speed Ratings: 200
Focal Length: 33 mm
Date Taken: 2017-01-05 20:16
Metering Mode: Pattern
Flash: Flash did not fire, compulsory flash mode
File Size: 3134 kb

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