Have you ever been to one of those immersive art experiences…that’s also a sauna? Neither have we. In fact, before 2021, there were very few people who had ever heard of such a thing. But it really does exist. In a partnership with
“[This] is not an ordinary art exhibition, nor is it a standard sauna,” teamLab explains in a statement. “It is a new practice where a visitor’s mental state itself is altered and enhanced by entering a sauna prior to viewing art, challenging the conventional notions behind art experiences. By repeating the cycle of sauna, cold shower, and rest, a visitor enters a unique ‘sauna trance’ state, in which the senses sharpen, the mind clears, the beauty of the surrounding world comes into focus, and what normally goes unnoticed can be experienced. TeamLab utilizes this finest mental state to immerse visitors in ‘supernature’ art through their ever-expanding physical sensations, allowing them to reconnect to the continuity of the world and time.”
This concept of viewing
Several of teamLab’s signature boundary-defying pieces will be on display, including some from their newest project, Supernature Phenomena. Some of the featured pieces include Levitation, Ephemeral Solidified Light, Proliferating Immense Life in the Rain, and Step into the Light Circle. In collaboration with TikTok, they also created an
With installations featuring objects ranging from levitating orbs—pulsating with energy and color—to floating crystals of solidified light, nothing about TikTtok teamLab Reconnect is at all conventional. To learn more about this otherworldly sauna and art experience, visit teamLab’s
International art collective teamLab’s latest exhibition is a never-before-seen art and sauna experience, featuring some of the group’s signature immersive installations.
Visitors must first pass through colorful sauna rooms followed by a cold bathing area—which causes a “sauna trance” and allows them to experience the art in a heightened mental state.
One of the pieces on display is called Ephemeral Solidified Light, from teamLab’s latest project Supernature Phenomena.
Another new piece is called Proliferating Immense Life in the Rain.
On display in the cold bathing area is this piece, Step into the Light Circle.
This mesmerizing piece, called Levitation, is also a part of the exhibition.
In partnership with TikTok, teamLab even created an augmented reality piece called Every Life Survives in Fluctuating Space that can be experienced from anywhere.