GLOW festival – Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History, Friday, October 17, 2014 From 7:00 to 10pm 705 Front Street | Santa Cruz | CA 95060 The MAH website page Species Encounter: Dive In! is an interactive multimedia installation, … Continue reading →
SubZERO festival San Jose, CA – South First Street – June 6 and 7 – from 6 pm to midnight Interactive installation in collaboration with videographer Drew Detweiler. I am interested in having people interact with the pieces I create … Continue reading →
This video presents Species Encounter, the interactive installation I created for SubZERO festival in San Jose in 2013. Species Encounter has subsequently been presented at the Museum of Art and History in Santa Cruz during the GLOW festival, the Innovation … Continue reading →
SubZERO festival San Jose, CA – South First Street – June 6 and 7 – from 6 pm to midnight I am very excited to collaborate with video artist Drew Detweiler for this year’s version of Species Encounter at SubZERO. … Continue reading →
GLOW: A Festival of Light Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History October 19, 2013 from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
$10 General, $5 MAH Member Purchase your tickets here.
705 Front Street, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060, United States
Phone: (831) 429-1964(831) 429-1964
I am very excited to present “Species Encounter” during the Glow Festival at the Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History. It will be two exciting nights, one for Fire, one for light! There are awesome artitst participating and it looks like it will be pretty magical. “Species Encounter” is the giant shadow puppet theater / interactive installation that I presented first at the SubZERO festival in San Jose last June.
Species Encounter-Temporary installation 20’x10’x5 metallic structure, white veil, cardboard shapes and multibeam LEDs. View from inside the installation or “behind the veil” Photo by Michele Guieu
Species Encounter – Temporary installation 20’x10’x5 metallic structure, white veil, cardboard shapes and multibeam LEDs. View from outside the installation Photo by Geoffrey Smith Photography For Metroactive
About the installation
Species Encounter is an interactive installation in which participants are invited to pick up one of the special shapes I created for the project, and walk behind a 20×10’ screen lit by colored multi-beam LED lamps, to create interactions with other people and their creatures. Participants are also invited to create their own shapes with the material provided. They can enjoy the installation from inside (making the shapes move) and from outside (watching).
Link to the video taken duing SubZERO festival 2013 (01:43) https://vimeo.com/69039972
“Species Encounter” took place during the 6th SubZERO festival, June 7, 2013, in San Jose, California. “Species Encounter” is a playful interactive installation which consists of a veiled corridor lit by colored, multi-beam LED lamps. Participants are invited to use … Continue reading →