The Moon by Nosigner

The Moon by Nosigner, in a handNosigner presented The Moon at the Yakitate! exhibition at Dwell on Design in Los Angeles that was hosted by Designboom in June 2011. (Yakitate is Japanese for "freshly baked".) Isn't is beautiful! An extra dimension is always added to designs when they connect to Nature.

In this case, the detail shown on the surface accurately reproduces 3D topographical data collected by the lunar orbiter Kaguya:

The Moon by Nosigner, close upThe Moon by Nosigner, detail

Nosigner is Eisuke Tachikawa. Here he is with his creation:

Eisuke Tachikawa with the Moon

It is lit from within by LEDs.

See Designboom.

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