Performative Installation
Balloons, LED, MDF, powder coating, rope, aluminum, cable pulley, music: Matthias Alexander Makowsky, 200x200x200cm, 2011
Museum of Applied Arts Vienna, MAK – Garden Curator: Marlies Wirth
Stubenring 5, Vienna 1010
Iv Toshain developed the sculpture Space Odyssey specifically for the MAK NITE © Open Air. 100 LED balloons are installed in a cube made out of grid ornaments characteristic for Toshain’s work. As a culmination of the MAK NITE ©, the LED balloons will ascend, accompanied by a specially-composed sound piece of the sound artist Matthias Alexander Makowsky. Space Odyssey is a symbolic expression between the corporial an the immaterial.