Concept & Design: CHiKA
Sensor Programming: Bruno Kruse
Sound: Phan V & Merche Blasco

LED lights, DMX, Software, Hardware, Computer, Metal Pipes, Wire, Box.

16 x 16 x 16 ft

CONCEPTSEI02 embodies a captivating fusion of art and technology, inviting viewers to engage with the installation and bring it to life through their interaction. 

The project's essence is rooted in the Japanese homophone 'SEI,' which encapsulates meanings of ‘Star’ (星), ‘Silent’ (静), and ‘Live’ (生), symbolized by Chinese characters. This intentional choice guides the installation's form, light patterns, and public interaction, fostering a multisensory experience that transcends traditional boundaries.

Interactive Engagement
SEI02 thrives on viewer interaction, inviting participants to activate the installation by placing their hand over the sensor. This simple gesture sets off a mesmerizing transformation, turning static light into a dynamic symphony of movement and color.

Symbolism of 'SEI'
Drawing inspiration from the multifaceted meanings of 'SEI,' the installation's design and behavior reflect qualities of celestial beauty, serene tranquility, and vibrant vitality. These elements converge to create a sensory-rich experience that resonates with viewers on a profound level.

Activation Mechanism
Viewers activate SEI02 by engaging with the sensor, triggering a sequence of light patterns and movements.

Dynamic Illumination
Upon activation, SEI02 comes to life, illuminating the space with an intricate interplay of five to ten different lights in motion. Each light pattern evokes a sense of wonder and enchantment, captivating viewers and inviting them to immerse themselves in the spectacle.

Engagement and Exploration
By empowering viewers to interact with the installation, SEI02 fosters a sense of agency and exploration. Participants become active participants in shaping their sensory experience, forging a deeper connection with the artwork and the environment.

Multisensory Engagement
SEI02 transcends visual aesthetics, engaging viewers on a multisensory level that encompasses sight, touch, and emotion. This holistic approach creates an immersive experience that lingers in the memory long after the interaction has ended.

SEI02 represents a convergence of artistry and innovation, inviting viewers to embark on a journey of discovery and connection. By harnessing the power of interactive technology and symbolic meaning, the installation transcends the boundaries of traditional art, offering a transformative experience that ignites the imagination and inspires the soul.