Darling Quarter Luminous, Sydney
Client: Ramus Illumination
Large-scale interactive work in Sydney's Darling Harbour. Comprising 828 RGBW LED fixtures, controllers and infrastructure, media servers, two large-screen multi-touch kiosks, smartphone integration, and web integration.
iion consulted on the project's creative design and infrastructure, and created the software and systems for the interactivity.
Image credit / Darling Walk Trust
onSite for Novotel Hotel, Auckland
Client: Warren and Mahoney
Novotel at Auckland Airport is a significant new landmark with an unmistakably New Zealand identity.
onSite was used exclusively for defect management and quality assurance. Floors were completed in record time.
Image credit / Simon Devitt
Stolen Girlfriends Club, 2010-2011
Client: Stolen Girlfriends Club
Bespoke software and show design expertise were called for in several Stolen Girlfriends Club shows in NZ and Australia. These shows were most highly praised.
"The show alone was amazing... went out with a bang, staging a mock wedding with large poppers of confetti spraying out into the crowd as the model-bride threw her bouquet." -Joanne Faith
Image credit / Stolen Girlfriends Club
Education Services for Hinuera School, Matamata
Client: Hinuera School
iion was engaged by Hinuera School to provide consulting services during its MOE funded School Network Upgrade Project (SNUP). iion worked with the Project Manager to ensure the upgrade fulfilled Hinuera's unique requirements, and helped identify additional requirements over and above the SNUP by installing Gigabit level-two switches with an aggregated and redundant fibre backbone, a site-wide dual-band wireless network and virtualised server infrastructure.
RWC 2011 Countdown Clock, Auckland
Client: Auckland City Council
Commissioned by the Auckland Council to create public awareness and buzz counting down to the first Rugby World Cup match - counted 364 days, 23 hours, 59 minutes, and 59 seconds outside Auckland's busy Britomart centre.
iion designed all aspects of the countdown clock including switching circuits and control software.
Image credit / iion
logistics for ONCE'IT
iion was engaged by ONCE'IT - a new Zealand based designer fashion sale website, to engineer their logistics chain and design their business processes. iion created customised software - iion Logistics, that automates the pick-and-pack logistics chain - from confirmation of the order to pickup of the courier consignments.
Milkwall for TEAR Fund
Client: The Production Co
Milkwall is a collaboration between The Production Co and iion, for Tearfund. Using their smart phones, users can interact directly with the 864 milk bottles, to paint and play, as well as social links to facebook and twitter to spread awareness virally.
Milkwall is unique in its need to be deployed anywhere, anytime. As such, it uses mobile technologies through a unique passive API.
Image credit / Post[media]
VFX for Parachute Festival, 2006-2013
Client: Parachute Music
Over eight years, David Hayes of iion has developed the visual effects for Parachute's annual festival to an internationally regarded level, working with LCD arrays, pixel-mapping, low-res and high-res LED screens, and more.
The intent of every design has been to accentuate live performance, going far beyond a "televised experience".
Image credit / iion