video mapping at the duomo in milan
video mapping at the duomo in milan video mapping at the duomo in milan
feb 29, 2012

video mapping at the duomo in milan

video mapping performance at the duomo in milan, italy image © designboom

last night, designboom has seen an intricate video mapping installation, which brought a choreographed play of light to one of milan, italy’s oldest and most famous edifices.

IGPdecaux, ammiro Y2K, and the archdiocese of milan created a projection for the façade of duomo for the city of milan. the ancient cathedral was brought to life through a 3D animation installation interacting with the elaborate decoration adorning the building’s exterior. first, the shape of the church was digitally mapped, taking into account the nooks and crevices, figures and layers existent in this massive neo-gothic/gothic church. the resulting design is one in which the building remains entirely unharmed as the ever-changing series of images interact with the existing architectural elements of the church’s exterior.

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views of the building over the course of the performance image © designboom

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  • good work, seeing this kinds of things from europe more than USA. maybe the building more worth augmented than american building, I still waiting to see from arab building in that scale

    uncledj says:
  • I really like this kind of works, but I must say this one is not that good…

    Andrea says:
  • for video mapping a very elaborate exterior, i think the designers are off to a good start…

    @uncledj this projection was done in the middle east (but by an american company)
    [url=]mosque mapping in UAE[/url]

    francesca says:

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