Connecting Curious Dots

On the intersection of technology, culture, and everyday life: My semi-updated space to collect and link my thoughts about interesting things I spot.

Interacting with the Future

The building-sized, glowing red lights of the "Save Domino" sign is a visual call challenging residents to take a role in the controversial changes around them. 

Savedomino

Futureperfect3 Futureperfect1

In a different way, Future Perfect compellingly uses scale to highlight community voices.  It’s interactive audio/video installation of Brooklyn’s Atlantic Yards development project contrasts the vision of architects/developers with the vision of local school children and the voices of local residents.  Once stepping into the installation, the dynamic video images move with the viewer, allowing comparisons between different architectural futures (watching the Demo Video Link does more desciptive justice).

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Information

This entry was posted on October 24, 2007 by in Art and Activism, New Media Technology and Development.
%d bloggers like this: