Power of Water
An Immersive Water Installation
The primary objective of "The Power of Water" was to create a unique and multisensory experience that would educate, inspire, and leave a lasting impression on attendees. By creating a living, responsive water environment, this project aimed to give the water a presence and voice in our world and challenge attendees to think about water in its 3 states of matter.
Design and Technology
The installation "The Power of Water" was meticulously crafted with the following key features:
Unreal Engine, a powerful real-time 3D creation platform, was employed to create a dynamic, lifelike water simulation. It transformed static LED walls and murals into a canvas for a fluid, animated water world.
As attendees walked through the installation, the environment responded to their presence and movements. Animated water, ice, and mist shifted and evolved in real-time, creating a multisensory, interactive experience.
A guided narrative provided context and insights, deepening the educational and emotional impact of the installation. Attendees were taken on a journey through the significance of water in our world, its power, and its fragility.
Attendees were not merely spectators but active participants in the installation, fostering a deeper connection to the subject matter.
Educational Value: The narrated journey provided a unique educational experience, encouraging attendees to reflect on the importance of water conservation and its role in our lives.
Memorable Experience: The immersive and multisensory nature of the installation left a lasting impression on attendees, sparking conversations and contemplation.
Technological Innovation: The use of Unreal Engine to bring water to life in this way demonstrated the potential of technology to transform traditional art forms into dynamic, interactive experiences.
"The Power of Water" successfully transcended the boundaries of traditional art installations, offering attendees a captivating and thought-provoking experience. Through the magic of Unreal Engine, this project showcased the dynamic potential of combining technology, art, and education to create immersive, impactful installations that inspire a deeper understanding of our world and the natural elements that sustain it.
- Zander Brimijoin - Creative Director
- Daniel Scheibel - Technology Director
- Lisa Walters - Executive Producer
- Greg Schomburg - Lead Developer
- Mingxi Xu - Developer
- Jiwon Ham - Senior Designer
- Ohrenkunst - Sound Design
- Pink Sparrow - Fabrication
Created with Advoc8 for Ecolab
Installed at Ecolab's 100 year Anniversary Event, Sept 2023, U.S. Bank Stadium, Minneapolis, MN