Gallery: Only Two More Days to See BIG’s Pulsing 10-Foot Tall LED Heart...

photo © Jessica Dailey for Inhabitat
You know how the saying goes: the more, the merrier! The Bjarke Ingels Group translated this idea into a physical reality for their latest project in New York City, a bright pink, 10-foot tall pulsing heart sculpture in the middle of Times Square New York. The hovering heart appears inside a cube of 400 clear acrylic rods that catch the brilliant LED lights of the beating heart. Activated by the warmth from visitors hands, the heart grows brighter as more people join together. If you want to make the heart glow, you better hurry, as the interactive installation ends this Wednesday, February 29.

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  1. Think Energy February 15, 2012 at 2:57 pm

    Glad you are promoting the wonderful BIG♥NYC sculpture! We’d like you to know that Think Energy is donating $1 to the Hope and Heroes Children’s Cancer Fund for each picture with the sculpture posted to our Facebook page during the month of February, up to $10,000. We are committed to raising awareness to help fight pediatric cancer and want to get more people to submit pictures and we’d appreciate your help, thank you.