architecture & spaces

WHITEvoid for Miele @ Milan Design Week 2016

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WHITEvoid designs and realizes THE INVISIBLE KITCHEN installation for Miele at the heart of Milan in Zona Tortona for the Design Week 2016. Exhibition takes visitors on an exciting journey to the kitchen of the future: networked and convenient, providing inconceivable cooking and culinary experiences.

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The Invisible Kitchen
Miele
Milan Design Week 2016
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WHITEvoid for Vodafone @ CEBIT 2016 – March 14th – 18th

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WHITEvoid designs Vodafone‘s complete stand with a complex multiple-stories high and topics diversified architecture with integrated light installation for this year’s CeBIT fair in Hanover (March 14th – 18th).

Photo by Ralph Larmann

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Kinetic Lights
Vodafone
CeBIT
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DEEP WEB – kinetic audiovisual installation and performance

DEEP WEB is a monumental immersive audiovisual installation created by light artist Christopher Bauder and audiovisual composer Robert Henke. Presented in enormous pitch dark indoor spaces, DEEP WEB plunges the audience into a ballet of iridescent kinetic light and surround sound. The work was presented as a preview at CTM 2016 Festival in collaboration with Kraftwerk Berlin and will be followed by its original presentation at the Festival of Lights Lyon in December 2016 in cooperation with local producer Tetro.

High-end laser system manufacturer LaserAnimation Sollinger provided the technical expertise and development for this very specific spatial laser setup, while the motor winch systems and main control software are developed by Design Studio WHITEvoid and Kinetic Lights.

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All images by Ralph Larmann

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Christopher Bauder
Robert Henke
Fête des Lumières
CTM 2016 Festival
Kraftwerk Berlin
LaserAnimation Sollinger
WHITEvoid
Kinetic Lights
Tetro
Categories: architecture & spaces, art & technology, kinetic, lighting, news, performance

WHITEvoid for Vodafone CeBIT 2015: 1430 m² booth and outdoor area including Porsche racetrack

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WHITEvoid designs Vodafone‘s complete stand and outdoor area for this year’s CeBIT fair in Hanover including two outdoor pavillions and a Porsche car race track. The main focus of the 1430 m² double floor presentation is the central “Fast Lane” connecting the outdoor and indoor presentations accompanied by a monumental Space Frame light installation.

Photos by Ralph Larmann

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Project
Vodafone
CeBIT
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LICHTGRENZE – Light art installation for 25 years fall of the Berlin wall

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, WHITEvoid’s creative director Christopher Bauder and his brother Marc were commissioned by the City of Berlin to create an extraordinary light installation called LICHTGRENZE (Border of Lights).

From the 7th to the 9th of November 2014 the 15.3 kilometer frontier that once divided the city center was re-imagined in light by 8000 balloon lights all developed and produced by WHITEvoid. Running through the heart of Berlin, from Bornholmer Straße to the Oberbaumbrücke, the installation was stretching past the Mauerpark, along the Berlin Wall memorial on Bernauer Straße through to the Brandenburg Gate, over Potsdamer Platz to Checkpoint Charlie and on to the East Side Gallery.

More than 1 Million people was taking part in the choreographed and televised balloon release event in the streets of Berlin on the last day of the installation.

The brothers Christopher Bauder and Marc Bauder conceived the idea of the LICHTGRENZE in 2011, supported by the Robert-Havemann-Gesellschaft e.V. and developed with the help of Kulturprojekte Berlin. The LICHTGRENZE is part of the anniversary celebrations that were organised by Kulturprojekte Berlin GmbH as part of an initiative from the city of Berlin.

All images by Ralph Larmann if not credited otherwise

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Project
Website
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City of Berlin
Bauderfilm
Ralph Larmann
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WHITEvoid for Vodafone @ IFA: September 5th – 10th

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For Vodafone‘s stand at the IFA consumer electronics fair WHITEvoid designed and implemented a diverse, multi-story interior, centered around a striking light installation. The central space is divided into three zones, each focusing on key services provided by the client. The stunning light installation boasts a mix of nearly 1000 kinetic and static lights, meticulously interconnected in a network-like three-dimensional structure.

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Project
Kinetic Lights
Vodafone
IFA
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WHITEvoid for Vodafone @ CeBIT 2014

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WHITEvoid is responsible for the complete design of this years Vodafone stand at the CeBIT computer fair. This includes the interior architecture and integrated light sculpture. All areas of the stand are connected through the monumental network-like light installation composed of 450 static and 250 Kinetic Lights elements. This unexpected light experience makes the Vodafone stand a particular adventure into the world of telecommunications.

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Project
Kinetic Lights
Vodafone
CeBit
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Paper Wave – The longest Kinetic Lights installation so far

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CITROËN celebrates the 5th anniversary of its DS-Models and at the same time marks the 136th birthday of its founder Andre Citroën while also presenting its newest C4 Cactus model,  along with the longest (65m) Kinetic Lights installation ever. The idea for the “The Paper Wave” installation comes from CITROËN and agency Lever de Rideau, its effective implementation from WHITEvoid designers and engineers.

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Citroën
Kinetic Lights
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GRID @ Fête des Lumières 2013 light art festival in Lyon

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Christopher Bauder and Robert Henke (aka Monolake) perform GRID a massive suspended kinetic light art piece at the Fête des Lumières light art festival in Lyon. The unique show at the Hotel de Region attracts more than 22.000 visitors in 4 days.

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GRID
Kinetic Lights
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Car Exhibition and XXL Light Installation for L’Atelier Renault in Paris

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WHITEvoid creates a spectacular exhibition for L´Atelier Renault on Champs-Élysées in Paris. This is more than a car show and more than a light installation it is a place where life meets technology, color meets feeling, and all blend into unique experience. WHITEvoid designed both interior architecture and light art installation for the exhibition.

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Color Manifesto
L'Atelier Renault
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