Gallery: Electrified TRON Ice Hotel Suite Opens in Sweden

With the much anticipated 3D TRON: Legacy coming out in theaters next week, a set of British designers are celebrating the Disney movie with a suite at the famous IceHotel above the Arctic Circle in Sweden. The electric blue Tron-inspired lighting scheme is achieved by cutting grooves into the ice, inserting energy efficient EL wire and then icing over the wire to keep it in place. Ben Rousseau and Ian Douglas–Jones' art suite at the IceHotel, "Legacy Of The River", is part of their campaign to launch a new line of illuminated furniture and interiors products due out early 2011.

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  1. ArmorHelmet December 21, 2010 at 1:06 pm

    Very creative! I would love to see them construct Medieval based ice rooms as well. Thanks for the intriguing post. :)

  2. JillP December 15, 2010 at 5:37 pm

    So cold!! Why would you do that??

  3. jbd134 December 15, 2010 at 5:28 pm

    So cool (hahahaha!)

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