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LIKE Architect’s LEDscape is an Interactive Maze of Glowing LED Bulbs in Lisbon

Posted By Bridgette Meinhold On January 12, 2013 @ 9:00 am In Art,carousel showcase,Design,Gallery,Green Lighting | No Comments

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LIKE Architects has worked with IKEA before last year when they took thousands of plastic bag dispensers to create “Frozen Trees” [2]. Their latest project was part of a plan to introduce IKEA’s line of energy efficient LED bulbs – specifically the Ledare Bulb series [3], which uses at most 8.5 W per bulb.

LEDscape is made up of 1,200 Ledare bulbs and 1,200 Hemma floor lamp bases in a range of heights. The result is a dizzying array of lights arranged in a maze so visitors can walk through the installation. The lights were installed in a way that at night they would slowly turn on and then pulse to create a constantly evolving scene. Situated in a courtyard of the entro Cultural de Belém in Lisbon, LEDscape delighted visitors throughout the holiday season.

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[2] “Frozen Trees”: http://inhabitat.com/frozen-trees-made-of-1000s-of-ikea-plastic-bag-dispensers-light-up-lisbon/

[3] Ledare Bulb series: http://www.ikea.com/us/en/catalog/categories/departments/lighting/20514/

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[5] Domus: http://www.domusweb.it/en/news/like-architects-ledscape/

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