PROJECTDetail

Kansai Electric Power Company Bldg.,liv-lit 2004

CATEGORY

  • Office

SCOPE

  • Facade

YEAR

  • 2004

LOCATION

  • Japan

PROJECT TEAM

  • Tokyo

Client : Kansai Electric Power Company
Design : Nikken Sekkei, Living World


Liv-lit is an inter-active lighting system atop the Kansai Electric Power Company Building of the Nakanoshima Ward in Osaka. Through a lighting control system of programmed RGB fluorescent lights, this lantern envisions the movements and directions of the wind in the form of light. This unique lantern, a new landmark in Osaka nightscape, is the first of its kind to appear on such a high-rise structure in Japan.