SHIiKAKU is a Japanese homophone with the meaning of Square ( 四角 ), Visual ( 視覚 ), Optic angle( 死角 ), in Chinese characters. The meaning of the word dictates the installation’ shape, light pattern, and public interaction. Embracing these themes it gives the audience a way to explore sound reactive lightning landscapes during the Miami art week in 2013.
視覚: Visual SHiKAKU 08' s experience is "seeing sound" and visual effect will be synchronized with sound.
視角: Optical angle SHiKAKU 08, Square structures, a cube like installations. Combination of Led lights and 2 way mirror box creates illusion of many different patterns of cube in the dark space unexpectedly.
死角: Blind Spot Unexpected light and sound experience will happen. Exposure of strong LED lights will appear as an unexpected afterimages. Structure
SHiKAKU 08 is designed the idea of a hidden forest. It is a two-way mirror cube like a rock and LED lights strips like trees. LED Lights will be reacted by surrounded sound and create a visual forest and only lights up by surrounded sound created by viewers.