Life Palace (tea room)

photo by Ken Adlard

L.E.D., IC, microcomputer by Ikegami program, wood, steel, passive sensor, electric wire

258.8 x 321.6 x 321.6 cm

 
2013
Courtesy Lisson Gallery

Life Palace (tea room) occupies the entire gallery and invites one viewer at a time to step into a domed constellation of blue lights, with numbers glowing and blinking in the darkened space. In this tea room, the audience would drink "time" instead of "tea."