His response, The Speed of Light, is a rollercoaster-like installation with a spherical LED light coursing around a five-metre-high track.
"The Speed of Light transforms humble urban design fixtures into a playful rollercoaster of light," said the designer. "Coursing from Palm Court down the Paseo Ponti, simple globes of LED light roll down five-metre-high light-post tracks, accompanying visitors as they walk through the neighbourhood."
The Miami Design District is the brainchild of Robins, who is developing the formerly neglected area into a neighbourhood dedicated to fashion, design, architecture and dining spaces.
Malouin graduated from Design Academy Eindhoven and set up his studio in 2009 after working for British designer Tom Dixon. His previous work ranges from an installation of swings at a Milanese palazzo to a collection of geometric planters.
Photography is by Robin Hill.