La Villette – Interactive Multi-touch screens

La Villette – Interactive Multi-touch screens

Interactive Installation


Novelab was commissioned in March 2016 by La Villette in Paris to produce the content, supply and install two 55 inches touch screens for its building called “Folie n ° 1”.

One of the screens is meant to be used by the visitors outside the building and another one inside the building. A capacitive touch film is glued inside the glass which makes the screen located outside touchable from for the visitors.

Informations techniques

The content is divided into 5 parts:

  • Diffusion de teasers vidéo en mode veille
  • Agenda / ephemeris / programming places
  • Interactive display with site map with pins (locations) and calculation of routes
  • Interactive games and artistic contents
  • Visitor mode available for renting the venue to external companies

Materials used :

  • Interior display: IIYAMA TF5537MSC – B1 AG 55 inches screen 12 keys
  • External display: Samsung 2500cd transflective display screen / m2 + Capacitive touchscreen Display Ultra skin
  • Mini PCs intel core 5,8GB RAM

Applications include an accessibility mode allowing access to all the features and good visualization in the 80-120cms area for children and people with reduced mobility.

Produced by La Villette

 Location : Paris, La Villette, Folie N°1

Platforms : specific hardware and software development

Keywords : Multi-touch, big screen display