Rafael Lozano-Hemmer

November 20th, 2008

Rafael Lozano-Hemmer is a Mexican artist who makes interactive light installations. Here are 2 of his works:

Homographies is an interactive installation featuring 144 robotic fluorescent light fixtures controlled by 7 computerized surveillance systems. As people walk under the piece, the light tubes rotate to create labyrinthine patterns of light that are “paths” or “corridors” between them.

Homographies by Rafael Lozano-Hemmer

Pulse Room, a sensor records the pulse of the public and converts it into light flashes shown by incandescent light bulbs. At any given time the room shows the heartbeat of the 100 most recent participants.

Pulse Room by Rafael Lozano-Hemmer

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