Fracture

Fracture

Architect
Open Source Architecture
Location
St. Louis, Missouri, United States | View Map
Project Year
2016
Category
Exhibitions
OSA

Fracture

Open Source Architecture as Architects

Fracture was a collaboration between John Carpenter, media artist, and Open Source Architecture to create an immersive, interactive environment for the Murmuration Festival in 2016. Housed within a black mass that is both familiar and strange, real-time interactive media senses and responds to the visitor’s body movement, creating a digitally generated projection in real space that is multiplied through a series of physical translucent fabric scrims to spatialize the kinetic image so that it can be simultaneously perceived and occupied.


Material Used :

1. ACE Canopy system – main structural frame
2. Custom steel fabrication by OSA
3. Top Value Fabrics – facade fabric – 4-way spandex, Black
4. Rose Brand – projection cloth – Celtic Cloth IFR
5. Kinect scanner
6. NEC LCD 4k projector
7. Mac Mini

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Product Spec Sheet

ElementBrand
Canopy system – main structural frameAce Canopy
LCD 4k projectorNEC
Projection cloth – Celtic Cloth IFRRose Brand
Product Spec Sheet
Canopy system – main structural frame
LCD 4k projector
by NEC
Projection cloth – Celtic Cloth IFR
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