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The British designer Jason Bruges has created a stunning OLED light installation - Reveal for Aston Martin - with approximately 450 square OLEDs on behalf of Philips Lumiblade.
Bruges connected groups of five OLEDs together to form flower heads that react to the viewer using sophisticated electronics. If a hand comes near, the flower closes, and it does not open until the hand has moved away. When combined with the graduated dimming of the OLEDs, the result for the viewer is a fascinating play of light.
After his work on Mimosa, Jason Bruges knew that his next project also had to incorporate OLEDs. The British sports car manufacturer Aston Martin commissioned him to create a light installation intended for one special purpose: the delivery of the exclusive One-77 sports car.
Instead of a silk cloth covering the car, new owners are initially met with darkness and silence. Slowly, however, more than 750 OLEDs – accompanied by appropriate music – begin their play of light to gradually reveal the body of the sports car.