Artist Janet Echelman Installed A Voluminous Sculpture Floating Above The Streets Of London – Design You Trust

Artist Janet Echelman Installed A Voluminous Sculpture Floating Above The Streets Of London


More specifically, the temporary art installation was hung above Oxford Circus, one of the busiest areas in the city. Handmade from 77 miles of twine and half a million knots, the lightweight artwork changes its lights according to the local weather.

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Additionally, the colors at night can be changed by the public via smartphone and wifi.


“The artwork invites you to pause amid the bustle and commotion, offering a chance to gaze skyward and contemplate a physical manifestation of the interconnectedness surrounding us.” – says Janet Echelman.


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