Swiss Fog Magnified: Switzerland offers glimpse of Expo 2020 pavilion in Abu Dhabi

SourceThe National

Imagine walking through fog, but this time, each water droplet has been magnified, crystallised and is glistening in mid-air. That is the experience that the installation Swiss Fog Magnified tries to bring to visitors at The Galleria Al Maryah Island in Abu Dhabi.

The installation serves as a teaser for Switzerland’s upcoming presentation at Expo 2020 Dubai, scheduled for October. It is comprised of a framed structure wherein over a thousand crystal glass droplets, varying in size, hang from a mirrored ceiling.

Movement and light affect the way the droplets glint and sway, creating a kinetic and artistic interpretation of a “sea of fog”, more...