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The FAST Light exhibit for the MIT 150th anniversary.

  • The FAST Light exhibit for the MIT 150th anniversary.
  • The FAST Light exhibit for the MIT 150th anniversary.
  • VoltaDom 01. The FAST Light exhibit for the MIT 150th anniversary. VoltaDom - A vaulted passageway utilizes an innovative fabrication technique that creates complex double curved vaults through the simple rolling of a sheet of material. By Skylar Tibbits.
  • VoltaDom 02. The FAST Light exhibit for the MIT 150th anniversary. VoltaDom - A vaulted passageway utilizes an innovative fabrication technique that creates complex double curved vaults through the simple rolling of a sheet of material. By Skylar Tibbits.
  • VoltaDom 03. The FAST Light exhibit for the MIT 150th anniversary. VoltaDom - A vaulted passageway utilizes an innovative fabrication technique that creates complex double curved vaults through the simple rolling of a sheet of material. By Skylar Tibbits.
  • The FAST Light exhibit for the MIT 150th anniversary. Sky Event. Immense inflatable stars soar over MIT in celebration of the distinctive symbiosis among artists, scientists and engineers. By Otto Piene.
  • Light Drift 01. The FAST Light exhibit for the MIT 150th anniversary. Light Drift on the Charles. Ninety brightly glowing orbs in the river change color as they react to the presence of people along the shore. By Meejin Yoon.
  • Liquid Archive 03. The FAST Light exhibit for the MIT 150th anniversary. Liquid Archive on the Charles. A floating inflatable screen provides a backdrop for projections that highlight MIT's history in science, technology and art. By Nader Tehrani and Gediminas Urbonas.
  • Light Drift 03. The FAST Light exhibit for the MIT 150th anniversary. Light Drift on the Charles. Ninety brightly glowing orbs in the river change color as they react to the presence of people along the shore. By Meejin Yoon.
  • The FAST Light exhibit for the MIT 150th anniversary. Sky Event. Immense inflatable stars soar over MIT in celebration of the distinctive symbiosis among artists, scientists and engineers. By Otto Piene.
  • Light Drift 02. The FAST Light exhibit for the MIT 150th anniversary. Light Drift on the Charles. Ninety brightly glowing orbs in the river change color as they react to the presence of people along the shore. By Meejin Yoon.
  • The FAST Light exhibit for the MIT 150th anniversary. Unflat Pavailion. This freestanding pavilion illuminated with LEDs flexes two dimensions into three. Flat sheets are bent and unfurl into skylights, columns and windows. By Nick Gelpi.
  • Liquid Archive 01. The FAST Light exhibit for the MIT 150th anniversary. Liquid Archive on the Charles. A floating inflatable screen provides a backdrop for projections that highlight MIT's history in science, technology and art. By Nader Tehrani and Gediminas Urbonas.
  • Liquid Archive 02. The FAST Light exhibit for the MIT 150th anniversary. Liquid Archive on the Charles. A floating inflatable screen provides a backdrop for projections that highlight MIT's history in science, technology and art. By Nader Tehrani and Gediminas Urbonas.
  • The FAST Light exhibit for the MIT 150th anniversary. Chroma District. Lanterns react to visitors by passing sound and color from one to another, increasing in intensity along the way and illuminating the path to MIT's campus. By Eyal Shahar, Akito van Troyer and Seung Jin Ham.
  • Happy Anniversary MIT! The FAST Light exhibit for the MIT 150th anniversary. Night of Numbers. A lighting installation enlivens MIT Architecture with numbers that hold special or historical significance to the Institute. Can you decode them all? By Praveen Subramani and Anna Kotova.
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