X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Giant Origami Tigers Land in Sydney

by Range
Advertisement

These gigantic origami tigers signal the beginning of another Year of the Tiger, which will be shortly coming up after Chinese New Year on February 14th.

origami tiger display art led

These origami tigers were designed by the Australian firm LAVA and they were made to raise the awareness of tigers as an endangered species.

origami tiger display art led

They are powered by low-power LEDs and were constructed out of aluminum as well as Barrisol skin. This makes them really striking day or night. They stand a whopping 8.2 feet high by 23 feet long. However, they only weigh 441 lbs, which isn’t much considering their size.

origami tiger display art led

They kind of look unreal, like a cartoon that’s decided to appear in real life. For some reason, I’d expect them to morph into robots, or something like that.

The origami tigers are being set up in front of the Customs House in Sydney, Australia, where they will be on display from February 11th through March 14th, 2010.

[via DesignBoom]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



The Worst Product Placements

The Worst Product Placements

Carved Wood Millennium Falcons

Carved Wood Millennium Falcons

The Human Turntable

The Human Turntable

Advertisement
Ford Ranger Raptor Would Likely Use a Gas Engine in US

Ford Ranger Raptor Would Likely Use a Gas Engine in US

Orange You Jealous of the UK Exclusive Focus RS Heritage Edition?

Orange You Jealous of the UK Exclusive Focus RS Heritage Edition?

A Day at the Track with Audi Sport

A Day at the Track with Audi Sport