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This is What Happens When You Build a Cube Out of One Way Mirrors

This is one of those art projects that I could probably stare at for hours, losing myself inside it. The design collective Numen for Use created a 3D box of one-way mirrors, which also expands and contracts when inflated. The results are nothing short of awe-inspiring!

This cube is made out of one way mirrors. No matter which way you look at it, you can only see the reflection of other other mirrors inside.

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The reflections inside repeat forever, extending into 3D space for infinity.

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It’s also designed to be flexible, so that it can be filled with air. As it inflates, the 3D grid distorts with the expansion.

I remember when I was a kid, there way a hallway at the mall with mirrors on both sides. The angle was a little bit off, and as I walked by, I could see myself repeating into infinity, forever.

Imagine if they made this box large enough to step inside! Either way, this is definitely something that makes me say, “Wait, wow!”

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