Pixelated sculpture in Temple Meads Station. Image by Farrows Creative - Maya
Chrylser Museum of Art Commissions Kinetic Chandelier
A new 17 foot tall solar powered chandelier is being made for Chrylser Museum of Art in the USA. With the support of the Heller Gallery in NYC, the artwork has been commissioned as part of the renovation and expansion of the museum. The artworks consist of 400 radiometers that flicker and shimmer as they turn in the light.
Maya - Pixelated Sculpture Stops Train
The 3D pixelated sculpture is on platform1 of Bristol Temple Meads train station. Watch film. Read in The Guardian. From a distance she appears to stand alone at the end of the platform. As you move closer, she fragments into 3D pixels. A train was recently held up when the driver thought the girl was real!
An investigation into flags and nationalism through the creation of a flag neutralising machine. All the national flags are painted white as they pass infront of spray cans. A project with legal advice from Artquest and consultation with Dr Jon Fox from the University of Bristol.
Asked to develop an arts project for Bristol Green Week, Luke is currently working with their team to develop this giant digital interactive Waterfall. They hope to present this architectural intervention in June2014.
Luke has been commissioned by the Topnotch Resort in Vermont, USA to design a sculpture trail for the public. All being well, the Philosophers Walk will be created in 2014 and consist of 10 artworks along a 2 mile trail through the forest. The trail will be open to the general public and hotel guests to enjoy.
Street Pianos Across the Globe
Play Me, I'm Yours has just been presented in Santiago, Chile where 20 street pianos were installed across the city for the public to play. Enjoyed by millions of people around the world, more than 1000 pianos have been installed so far. New cities for 2014 include Melbourne, Mexico City and Mayaguez - Puerto Rico.
Charity HIV Print
An exclusive signed limited edition giclée print of the HIV virus artwork is now available to buy from here - ideal for a unique Christmas gift! 25% of the proceeds from the sale of the print will go to the Elton John Aids Foundation.
Sky Orchestra perform over Derry for UK City of Culture 2013
This year the Sky Orchestra performed in Derry for the UK City of Culture 2013. Playing specially composed ambient sleep music from a flotilla of 7 hot air balloons the artwork is a vast surround sound artwork delivering an artistic experience to people's homes. Watch great film of the event.
Passing many homes on the back streets of Bristol, this travelling orchestra delivers an artistic visual and musical experience to the public’s door. The first Lullaby took place in the Southville and Bedminster regions of Bristol with Sustrans on the evening of 26th August 2013 for Pedal On UK.
BBC Radio 3 Programme Presented by Luke Jerram
BBC Radio3 recently aired Luke's 15minute programme for The Essay about his street piano project again. If you missed it, you can listen to the programme in your own time, with this You Tube slideshow.