HolyCampFire

HolyCampFire

Multi-media interactive sculpture/video
Dimensions & duration variable
Hourglass, PhosChek, Arduino, Accelerometer, Max programming
Video 1 – comprised of found digital media footage on wildfires including the Camp Fire, Woolsey Fire & Holy Fire
Video 2 – selected scenes from the Disney cartoon movies “Bambi” and “Planes: Fire & Rescue”
Music by Cat Power (V1) and Hot Chip (V2)

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THE HOURGLASS IS FILLED WITH PHOS CHEK – THE PINK FIRE RETARDANT USED IN FIGHTING WILDFIRES.

WHEN CONNECTED TO AN ARDUINO & SENSOR, THE HOURGLASS BECOMES A CONTROLLER TO TOGGLE BETWEEN TWO VIDEOS.

IT ALSO CONTROLS THE VOLUME OF THE SOUNDTRACK.

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