AV Asia Pacific Magazine

Projects

Flight of Fancy

Flight of Fancy

Background music rarely looked so good. Blue Marble Lane is a new bar and eatery within the International Terminal of New Zealand’s Auckland Airport. The premium dining venue is comprised of three main sections: a restaurant, a rotisserie and a bar. With a wide food and beverage offering, travellers can enjoy meals from a world-inspired
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November 8, 2019 Projects

Fresh Thinking

Fresh Thinking

A digital artwork display that responds to nature itself. Digital signage has come along way. Its role as a digital billboard remains important but increasingly digital signage is seen as a way to delight and inspire. The signage installation into this Melbourne commercial building is an amazing example of what’s capable with some imagination and,
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November 8, 2019 Projects

Mapped On The Other Side of the World

Mapped On The Other Side of the World

Projection Teknik, based out of Melbourne, was engaged to create the visual content for projection mapping the facade of the Waterford Estate. Nothing to see here, you might think, except for the fact the Waterford Estate is on the other side of the world in Ireland. Curraghmore house, near Portlaw in County Waterford, is the
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November 8, 2019 Projects

Boundary Changes

Boundary Changes

Nothing stays the same very long in the hospitality sector. The Boundary Hotel’s AV has flex in the flux. Text:/ Derek Powell One of the keys to success in the hospitality business is to be responsive to your customers’ needs – even when that means making changes to brand new systems. Fortunately, at the Boundary
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November 8, 2019 Projects

Time To Do Some Work Now

Time To Do Some Work Now

Ampd Electronics’ AVIA-shortlisted audio work on the Scooby Doo Coaster. When Warner Bros Movie World’s Scooby Doo Coaster was closed to make way for the Next Generation transformation, anticipation from the ride’s fans was high.  The ride is one of Warner Bros Movie World’s most popular attractions. The ride was closed in late 2018 for
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November 8, 2019 Projects

Gaming The System

Gaming The System

The Electric Canvas takes projection systems to new heights. Text:/ John O’Brien Running a show can be nerve-wracking for technical production teams at the best of times but no more so than when you are going live to the whole world. The 2018 Commonwealth Games Opening and Closing ceremonies at Carrara Stadium on the Gold
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November 8, 2019 Projects

Lab Wrap

Lab Wrap

We put the University of Sydney’s new Superlabs under the microscope. Text:/ Christopher HolderPhotos:/ HDR Rice Daubney Architects Superlabs are working, in spite of their inherent limitations.  After all, no one is suggesting the best ‘mode’ of pedagogy is to address a vast, acoustically-hostile space filled with 100-plus bemused and labcoat-bedecked new students and expect
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November 8, 2019 Projects

Force of Nature

Force of Nature

What does it take to create a series of interactive and immersive environments that will be experienced by over a million visitors a year?  Text:/ Derek PowellPhotos:/ Colin McLellan The Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (Te Papa for short) is a constantly evolving institution, charged with presenting and exploring the heritage of the
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November 8, 2019 Projects

AMBION GMBH EXPLORES INNOVATIVE EVENT TECHNOLOGIES WITH BLACKTRAX

AMBION GMBH EXPLORES INNOVATIVE EVENT TECHNOLOGIES WITH BLACKTRAX

Over 250 guests were in attendance throughout the entire nine-day AMBION Digital Jungle Open House event. Those in attendance enjoyed an hour-long sensory journey of entertaining, inspiring and unique installations focused on tracking, immersive interactivity, sensor technology, dynamic real-time control and reactive, generative content uitlising BlackTrax, disguise and Notch technologies. Based throughout Germany, AMBION is
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October 11, 2019 Projects

MORE AUDIO FOR SPORT – BOSE AND LINEA FOR SYDNEY FC

MORE AUDIO FOR SPORT – BOSE AND LINEA FOR SYDNEY FC

Sydneys’ The P.A. People have recreated their iconic ‘Speaker Carts’, designed to provide quality sound reinforcement in stadiums. This significantly expands their inventory of Bose ShowMatch Delta-Q cabinets and Linea Research amplification. “Shortly after we deployed our first Bose ShowMatch system for the Sydney Kings in Qudos Bank Arena in October, we were approached by
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October 9, 2019 Projects