Ġejja Dgħajsa

‘Ġejja Dgħajsa’, which literally translates to ‘A boat is coming’, is an interactive installation inspired by the symbolism attributed to boats, in the context of mass migration in the Mediterranean region. Visitors during the event were invited to walk amongst the origami boats and gently nudge them to light up, becoming active participants by doing so.

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AVA

ɅVɅ is an interactive light installation that enriches users’ experience at the main lobby of Cavalieri Art Hotel. Reference is drawn from the geometry of the Maltese cross and the branding strategy of the hotel. ɅVɅ allows visitors to influence the space which they are in, as they can interact in real-time with the lighting patterns above them.

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Interactive Particles

Sneak peak of Interactive Particles

Posted by Interactive Architecture Lab Malta on Tuesday, 22 December 2015

R&D: Interactive Particles at Samsara NYE

We have been commissioned to develop a digital art installation that will take place at the Samsara NYE 2016 party (Malta). We will be live tracking the DJ’s body movements and use that data to drive a digital projection. Using a combination of depth tracking cameras and custom software, the projection will respond...

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Morphs 2.0

MORPHs are adaptive octahedral structures that can roll around public spaces and respond to their environment. Their intent is not only to provide a dynamic and playful environment for play areas within public parks, but also to encourage younger generations to engage with computational technology from an early age.

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Press Play 2015

It has been an absolute pleasure working with Chris and Francois in delivering an intensive two week ‘Interaction Design’ workshop at Valletta (Malta) during EASA 2015. Working with 14 young and talented architecture students from all across Europe – in 42deg.C and the occasional freak rainstorm –  we developed three projects which...

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myCup

myCup is an interactive artwork commissioned by Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) and their long-standing arts partner Create London for EarthDay 2015. Wrapped in 8000 plastic cups Bank of America Merrill Lynch has committed to using this many less cups during the six-weeks of its install as part of a...

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myCup

myCup – an interactive installation made out of 8000 plastic cups – gets launched at Bank of America Merrill Lynch for World Earth Day 2015. Artists: William Bondin, Francois Mangion & Ruairi Glynn of the Interactive Architecture Lab, UCL Producer: Grace Williams Create London Lighting Engineering: Francesco Anselmo of Arup...

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I am a Maltese architect and a leading member of the Interactive Architecture Lab. Following my studies in architecture and civil engineering in Malta (UoM) I developed “Morphs” –  a reconfigurable interactive architectural system at The Bartlett (UCL). I am a visiting teaching fellow in Design and Manufacturing at the Bartlett...

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