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Projecto Lúmen - Installation view at Arcos da Lapa, Rio de Janeiro, 2009


The Law of Silence, 2009. Sound triggered light installation, 42.000 Watts, microphone. Variable dimensions.

Projecto Lúmen - Intervenções Luminosas em espaços públicos do Rio de Janeiro.
Arcos da Lapa, Rio de Janeiro
7th August - 13th September 2009
Curated by Paulo Reis

In one of the most noisy area of the city of Rio de Janeiro - Arcos da Lapa - a microphone was installed. Connected to this microphone, 42.000 Watts of light would be projected on the "blind wall" of the ESDI building creating a visual rhythm based on the sounds produced by that area of the city.