Envisioned as the “world’s largest lens,” the installation was in response to its location within one of the world’s most instagrammed places, Times Square. The 12-foot-diameter Fresnel lens, designed with 3D-printing manufacturer Formlabs and structural engineer Laufs Engineering Design, will capture the image of the square within the heart-shaped window at its center, bending and distorting the surround myriad lights and colors.
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https://www.archdaily.com/887796/3d-printed-window-to-the-heart-to-be-constructed-in-times-square-for-valentines-day Patrick Lynch