Each piece is primarily a kinetic artwork that doubles as a futuristic clock with out the usual construction methods to represent the time. Tempus uses state of the art digital LED’s that illuminate three different rings of segments in sequence to collectively represent a 12 hour time path. The central ring is the seconds units, once all 60 units illuminate then the first in the minutes ring illuminates. Once all 60 minutes segments illuminate the first hour segment will illuminate and the cycle continues.
Tsuyoshi Takagi is the creative director of the company Sky Magic.
"Sky Magic" uses the "small unmanned aerial drone" and "LED lights along with other advanced technologies to move and light the multiple drones to music.
The Duke and The Duck were approached by The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) to create an anti-bullying PSA. They decided to create an artistic and visceral short that combines an emotional teacher's narrative with dance choreography.
Kazakhstan based architect, Aibek Almasov unifies eco-friendliness, modern design, and nature in his 2013 concept ‘Modern Tree House’. The tactful design is purposed to be constructed around a tree lavishing up 4 floors through the center, allowing you to live first-hand with a tree.
With lighting, energy, and water being a priority, the clear structure is made of transparent solar panels connected to a Tesla ‘Powerwal’”, rainwater is collected for use, and wastewater is purified through a natural system. Potentially launching in 2017, this eco-responsible home means one less tree getting cut down throughout the years.
A Japanese company called ALE Co is bidding to handle the pyrotechnics at the opening ceremony of Japan's 2020 Olympics, and the key to its pitch is that it isn’t just planning on using fireworks like everyone else, it wants to fill the sky with hundreds of colorful shooting stars. If it gets the nod, this display would be visible from far outside Tokyo, up to 100 kilometers (62 miles) away. A meteor of such high apparent brightness would be potentially dangerous, but the company says that’s not a concern with its chemical payload.