Archinect - News 2014-04-21T01:05:04-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/44413002/clats-de-verre-by-atomic3 Éclats de verre by Atomic3 Archinect 2012-04-09T16:31:00-04:00 >2012-04-09T17:07:40-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/dz/dzmtlzymifwoi9cv.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> Montr&eacute;al-based design outfit <a href="http://atomic3.ca" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Atomic3</a> has shared with us their light installation, "&Eacute;clats de Verre" for Montreal's Quartier des Spectacles on Emilie-Gamelin square.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/21/21jzki30k1pq94ij.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <strong>&Eacute;clats de verre<br> Place &Eacute;milie-Gamelin / Montreal / Canada<br> December 15th, 2011 - February 26, 2012</strong></p> <p> Montreal has long been known as the &rdquo;city of a hundred steeples&rdquo;. Through the heart of this northern metropolis, ATOMIC3 has scattered &Eacute;clats de verre: a giant shattered stained-glass window reorganised into a playful maze that offers a unique immersive experience to its visitors, and a colourful panorama to passersby.</p> <p> Winner of the Cr&eacute;er l&rsquo;hiver competition, &Eacute;clats de verre is one of three works that make up Luminoth&eacute;rapie 2012. The goal of this event produced by the Partenariat du Quartier des Spectacles in Montreal is to beat the winter blues, using interactive light-based installations.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/s4/s42h387w0hcgff00.jpg" title=""></p> <p> &Eacute;clats de verre transforms Place &Eacute;milie-Gamelin, located in the Latin Quarter, into a field of vibrant hues. Passersby ...</p>