Hexatron, 2018, by Mark Lottor
The Hexatron was built for Insomniac's Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas, May 2018.
The Hexatron is a forest of 486, 20ft tall LED light poles, arranged in a honeycomb and forming a large hexagon shaped footprint, approximately 90ft in diameter. Each light pole contains 440 RGB LEDs (213,840 total), along with 2 small piezo sounders. Everything is under computer control. Power requirements are around 20 KWH.
The entire installation stores in a 20ft shipping container.
- Electric Daisy Carnival, Las Vegas, NV. May 2018.
- Burning Man, Black Rock City, NV. September 2018. A Burning Man Art Grant will cover shipping and power expenses, and playa specific modifications.