Azure Tianran Qian
Todd Bryant

Ice Flow

Speed up the process of global warming by touching Antartica and seeing it melt.

Live Image Processing and Performance,Video Sculpture

Feel a topographical sculpture of Antartica. As you run your hands across the terrain, the glaciers tumble into the sea leaving only a show where they use to be and the endless flow of ocean.

Map lovers who care about the environment.

User Scenario
Users see the map hanging on the wall with a prompt to please touch it. As they touch it they see the audio and visual effects of their touch. The map resets itself after a short period of time so the next user can experience the project from the very beginning.

This project is gesso painted blue foamcore with a projection powered by Max/MSP/Jitter

We would like to see if people find this experience informative and/or visually interesting