In Miguel Chevalier’s installation Magic Carpets, the French artist transformed a former church space into a mesmerizing spectacle of sound and lights. He used digital technology to project a variety of multicolored light patterns and mosaics, inspired by Islamic art, across the floor. As viewers walked throughout the space, the interactive designs adjusted and changed in unpredictable movements to create a direct dialogue between individuals and the surrounding space.
January Jones photographed by Ben Hassett for Violet Grey
Each week, we showcase an emerging artist from around the world who is already garnering attention for their work. Taking inspiration from the Saatchi Gallery’s 25-year history of discovering new talent, ‘One to Watch’ presents some of the most exciting artists on Saatchi Art helping collectors to identify strong emerging talent. Click here to see our exclusive look at street artist Guang Yu-Zhang.