Glow Santa Monica 2010

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Glow is an all-night cultural experience featuring original commissions by artists that re-imagine Santa Monica Beach as a playground for thoughtful and participatory temporary artworks.

Intersection
Intersection

Intersection is a visual/interactive/sound experience propelled by large format projections with accompanying sound track. BY FREEWAVES AND SUPER EXPO.

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Shaped Noise
Shaped Noise

A lifeguard tower dissolves in a sea of foam as the evening progresses.

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Coast Lines
Coast Lines

by Steve Roden. Projected images of the unfolding of a linear hand drawn map of the west coast of North and South America, going south from the Santa Monica Pier.

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Luminous Passage
Luminous Passage

by Hadrian Predock and John Frane. A 200’ long structure consisting of a minimal and elegant cable system that is used to support electroluminescent wire create a porous bridge.

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Muscle Beach Glow
Muscle Beach Glow

Santa Monica Beach Ringflyers show their stuff on day-glo taped ring installation in blacklight.

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La Bella Luna
La Bella Luna

A karaoke singer sings a song about the moon. A live video of the singer’s face is projected onto a balloon floating above. By Anne Herlihy.

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ok so the 2010 Glow Santa Monica got mixed reviews, but it was still a fun night out seeing some interesting installations. The beach is usually pitch dark and empty at night so while some installations did not live up to expectations, I still appreciate that the city puts on events like this.
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