Light Ideas
October 13, 2010
Malcolm Patterson

UnitedVisualArtists are a British-based collective whose current practice spans permanent architectural installation, live performance and responsive installation. Based in the UK, installations such as Speed Of Light celebrates the tenth anniversary of broadband in the UK. Stripped back to its essentials, optical fibre is a thin strand of glass, with nothing more than a flickering beam of light traveling along it. United Visual Artists have used this beam as the starting point for the work.

Two of their newest installations can now be seen in Toronto at the new Maple Leaf Square.

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