Impulse at the Place des Festivals, Montreal

December 14, 2015

Interactive Illuminotherapie

Visitors to Montreal now have an extra reason to brave the cold and visit the Place des Festivals, at the heart of the Quartier des Spectacles in Montreal.  

Impulse, created by Lateral Office, CS Design and EGP Group, is an interactive light installation which comprises 30 giant musical seasaws.  These are equipped with built-in lights and speakers which are activated when visitors straddle them, setting off a harmonious and enchanting sequence of sounds and lights.  Echoing the seesaws are specially commissioned video projections on the facades of nearby buildings, each accompanied by different hypnotic soundtracks.  The square is turned into an illuminated playground, the visitors becoming part of the musical instrument.

Impulse is on at the Place des Festivals from 10 December 2015 to 31 January 2016.

Links

http://www.quartierdesspectacles.com/en/media/lumino_2015-2016

Shop the Style

Product Inspiration

Blossom  Laia - Without Back Bench 6.175 wool or eco leather  Cape Pendant Light






You may also like:

HMS Owl in Tain

February 12, 2019

HMS Owl in TainWhen Justin Hooper and Charlotte Seddon came across a derelict air control tower just outside Tain in the Scottish Highlands, they couldn't resist the temptation to take on this renovation challenge.

View full article →

Constant Springs Residence by Alterstudio

February 05, 2019

Constant Springs Residence by AlterstudioWhat better way is there to embrace nature than to wrap your house around the trees? The architects at Alterstudio took this inspiration to heart and designed a house which incorporates mature oaks on the site as a key design feature.

View full article →

Styling Your Home With House Plants

January 28, 2019


One of the easiest ways to refresh your space is to add a dose of green with house plants. The variety of shapes, colours and sizes make plants a versatile design element that can be styled to suit any taste. 

View full article →

Sign up to receive emails on the latest sales, new products and more!