Title: LED ICE Floor Matrix
Medium: ice blocks, RGB LED harness, custom software, arduino
The LED ICE MATRIX is an interactive light installation, that illuminates 64 iceblock’s with a range of 15000 shades of lights. The MATRIX reacts to the surrounding ambient noise, like music or talk. Preset animations can be changed on the fly. LED ICE MATRIX premiered at the 2012 Brite Winter festival in Ohio City.
, Margarita Benitez and Markus Vogl develop work within a hybrid art praxis since 2000. They question contemporary issues concerning technology, such as exploring the mediation of information in our lives. Their current research explores 3D printing and transformation of the human form with through concepts of biomimicry, the concept of pret-a-faire (ready-to-make) thru generative fashion applications and open source tools for artists.