Something Beautiful for a Friday

By Julianne Dalcanton | April 2, 2010 2:06 am

The Seed Cathedral — tens of thousands of undulating fiber optic rods

Seed Cathedral

…with different varieties of seeds embedded in the tips.

Seed Cathedral close-up

(h/t SLOG, pics from Dezeen)

CATEGORIZED UNDER: Arts
  • Maledict

    A seedy display does not a worthwhile post make.

  • http://vacua.blogspot.com Jim Harrison

    Glancing at the picture, my first thought was “hey, another remake of Dune!”

  • spyder

    The sheer scale of this pavilion is staggering. And the thousands of fiber optic pieces will all be given to schools throughout England and China; way cool.

  • http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/cosmicvariance/julianne Julianne

    I rewatched the David Lynch version of “Dune” a few weeks ago, just to see if it was as bad as I remembered.

    Answer: Yes.

  • Darrell E

    Very, very cool. Would love to see this, day and night.

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