MSHR's "Convolution Weave~Lattice Domain" on Times Square’s electronic billboards from 11:57 p.m. to midnight every night in August. Presented by Times Square Arts in partnership with Upfor Gallery.
"Through spinning virtual sculptures and a specific visual language, MSHR create their own highly aestheticized, psychedelic version of the type of sensory overload found on the electronic screens of Times Square. The elaborate sculptures, which shift colors as they reflect digital light, seem one moment to almost be physical objects and the next to be obviously virtual, flowing from real to imaginary. In setting up algorithmic procedures and cued extrusions, then responding intuitively when the procedures lead to a turning point, MSHR design forms that resonate with an invisible mental architecture – shapes that feel right, even if they may not be possible in reality, much as the reality of New York City itself may or may not overlap with mental perceptions of the city."
Photographs courtesy of Ka-Man Tse for Times Square Arts.
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