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We’ve complained here at Geek before about the seeming stagnation of battery technology when compared to basically every other aspect of electronics. Battery technology and particularly battery density is what is holding notebooks, [...]

Giving New Life to Old Objects

Montreal-born and Berlin-based artist Michel de Broin challenges expectations and accepted norms of the world around us. He finds playful ways to combine his art with common objects.

Everyday objects transformed into epic sculptures

Dead Star

Dead Star is made from residual battery at the end of their duty by artist Michel de Broin. Left to itself, the sculpture will slowly cool down since there is no longer electronic activity taking place in it. The hundreds of batteries were once used to power appliances before they finish their cycle in a recycle facility. Retrieve from death, they were assembled again in this whole structure.

Ascent – Bends, fractures, and blurs of the phenomenon of light

Created by London based studio Nocte, Ascent is interactive installation intended to blur and at the same time highlights its surroundings. Using nature as a basis for aesthetic, Ascent is a mesmerising sight of smooth lines and soft light.