Jeff Koons collaborated with Google to create the limited edition Jeff Koons Live Case.
Koons created three Live Case designs for Google’s Nexus 6P and 5X phones, each featuring a sculpture from his Gazing Ball series: Diana, Mailbox, and Antinous-Dionysus.
For the Live Wallpaper—a unique feature included with the case—Koons directed and produced his first ever live-action video piece: A classical rendition of the ballet Swan Lake featuring a Gazing Ball. The interactive wallpaper displays a still image of two dancers poised on a set designed by Koons. When the screen is tapped, the dancers perform a short choreography sequence from the ballet before returning to a resting position. There are twenty-eight sequences, all of which have been selected and edited by Koons, which rotate daily in a continuous cycle. This Gazing Ball Ballet was the first interactive wallpaper of this nature ever created.
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