The Time Embassy won 2nd place in the 2014 Walt Disney Imagineering Imaginations Design Competition.
The Time Embassy allows visitors and residents of Rome, Italy to experience time travel through it's Time Cabs.
This project was conceived by the CalArts team and created for the 2014 Walt Disney Imagineering's Imaginations Design Competition. The competition is a way for students and recent graduates to showcase their talents and for Walt Disney Imagineering to identify new talent.
This project is the sole property of Walt Disney Imagineering and all rights to use these ideas are exlusive to Walt Disney Imagineering.
Marco Romano founded the Time Embassy after losing his parents and younger brother in a time travel accident.
Determined to find them he created the Time Embassy, not only to find his own family but to help all people lost in time.
The Time Cabs function as an actual mode of transportation around the city. Time travel is experienced inside through the cabs interior OLED video dome.
The cabs also have a hydraulics system which allows them to function as a motion ride to enhance the feeling of flying through time.