Gallery: Akihisa Hirata to Unveil “Photosynthesis” Solar Ecosystem at M...


Milan Design Week is still more than a month away, but we’re already excited about one eco design set to be unveiled at this year’s show – Panasonic’s dynamic  “Photosynthesis” courtyard installation. The company commissioned Japanese architect Akihisa Hirata to create a high-tech ecosystem out of their solar-powered consumer electronics and green gadgets. Part of the fair’s interactive and experimental Interni Legacy exhibit, the Panasonic courtyard will compare our technological need for the sun to a plant’s process of photosynthesis.

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