Light Pavilion I

Several chains of light bulbs hang down together from the exhibition room ceiling. Activated by a person pedalling on an exercise bike, the light chains are pulled slowly upwards, creating a pavilion that visitors may briefly enter before it sinks down again.

Year: 2009
Materials: exercise bike, aluminium and steel construction, chain drive, light chain
Dimensions: ø 400 - 450 cm

Hello? Shall I call you back?, Jan Mot Gallery, Brussels, BE, 2009
360° - Jeppe Hein, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, JP, 2011
Parallelwelt Zirkus, Kunsthalle Wien, AT, 2012
A Smile For You, Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm, SE, 2013
This Way, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, DE, 2015
Reflection, Kistefos-Museet, Jevnaker, NO, 2016
Jeppe Hein, At sanse verden I dig selv, Museet for Religiøs Kunst, Lemvig, DK, 2017
INHALE-HOLD-EXHALE, Kunstmuseum Thun, CH, 2018