This report covers the recent trend forecast seminar presented by Li Edelkoort for the summer season 2010 (to 2011 in South Africa). Within it, Li gives her views on our current zeitgeist and how this will shape our desires, motivations and future creations.
The f5x5x5 sculpture is a kinetic and luminous framework conceived and realised by LAb[au]. In software development, a framework is a methodological tool based on re-usable chunks of code, code libraries or other software pieces to assist, to develop and to glue together the different components of a software project. In regards to the f5x5x… installation the term ‘framework’ refers to the installation’s constituting elements, a raster of fix and kinetic aluminium frames.