Bourrasque by Paul Cocksedge Studio for the Mairie De Lyon, Fête des Lumières, 2011.

domusweb.it/…/bourrasque-by-paul-cocksedge-studio 

In both scale and technique, this is an ambitious project. Bourrasque measures 25 metres in length and reaches over 15 metres at its highest point. The 200 A3-sized sheets are made from electroluminescent (EL) material, a technology which has recently advanced rapidly to produce a range of sophisticated colour temperatures, in thin and extremely flexible sheets. Each of these double-sided sheets has been individually moulded by hand in London, and then assembled on site in a structure of extraordinary finesse and detail barely visible to the human eye.”

Photos 1-3 © Mark Cocksedge from the article, 4 from here.

(Source: itsnicethat.com)

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