leo villareal: light matrix (mit)
Light Matrix (MIT) is Leo Villareal’s new site-specific installation at MIT. The light sculpture consists of 240 hanging stainless steel rods, each embedded with 72 LEDs. After the piece was installed, Villareal used custom-designed software to program the LEDs with elaborate, mesmerizing sequences. In this video, he discusses his process and attraction to working with light.