Bloom a "Smart Material" Installation | Doris Kim Sung
Doris Kim Sung has been working on temperature sensitive materials referred to as “Smart Materials”. She has tested her dynamic building concept with ”Bloom”, an art installation in Los Angeles. The installation is 20 feet tall and made with 14,000 completely unique pieces of the smart material composed of two different metals laminated together. This metal is dynamic and responsive, curling as air temperatures rise,creating a beautiful sculpture that breathes.The concept may one day make air conditioning redundant. An excellent explanatory video follows....