Engineers of Illumination
Engineers of Illumination: A Projected Light Project by Optic Flare!
November 23, 2015 – January 3, 2016
Every night after dark
For the duration of CHS’s exhibition City Rising: San Francisco and the 1915 World’s Fair (Feb. 22, 2015 – Jan. 3, 2016), this series of artist-based, projected-light installations honors the stunning achievements of the 1915 Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE). Five light-based artists show an after-dark artwork in the CHS gallery’s front and side windows. The installations can be viewed from Mission Street or Annie Alley. Run time: 52 minutes.
In order of appearance:
Shimmering Spectacles, by Scott Stark
The City Luminous: Spectral Canopy Variation, by Kerry Laitala
The Illuminated Palace, by Kevin Cain
Field of Vision, by Elise Baldwin
Lopa Pikta (Rope Picture), by Ben Wood