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Halloween Comes to the Swarthmore Water Tower 2.0

Keep your eye to the sky for some projection artwork this Halloween weekend! The campus water tower will be illuminated with interesting animations, film clips, and seasonal imagery at select times between October 27th and 31st. Best viewing will be from the Science Center Quad … Continue reading Halloween Comes to the Swarthmore Water Tower 2.0

Media Architecture

If you walked through the Science Center Quad between 7:00 and 9:00pm over Halloween weekend, you may have felt a conspicuous presence. And if you looked skyward, you probably noticed that you were being observed from the water tower – or more accurately by the water tower, which had been transformed into a giant, animated eyeball by members of the Theater Department, LPAC Production Office, and ITS. That idea, later entitled “Who’s Watching” by Scott Burgess, came about during a conversation between us  at the 2016 Media Architecture Summit (MAS). At MAS, we learned about digital placemaking through large-scale light … Continue reading Media Architecture