Video: “Kinetic Rain” / ART+COM

  • 09 Jul 2012
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Among the rushed atmosphere of the Changi Airport, ART+COM has created an installation in which brings all the commotion to a halt. Located in the departure check-in hall of Terminal 1, “Kinetic Rain” is composed of 608 lightweight aluminum rain droplets, coated in copper, that are suspended from thin steel ropes on two opposing escalators. Each droplet seemingly floats into its precise location during a 15-minute, computationally designed choreography where the two parts move together in unison. The entire installation spans a total area of more than 75 square meters and spreads over 7.3 meters in height.

Cite: Rosenfield, Karissa. "Video: “Kinetic Rain” / ART+COM" 09 Jul 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed 25 Oct 2014. <http://www.archdaily.com/?p=253063>