Cellphonia: WET is a cellphone interactive sound/video
installation. Visitors will experience a 6-minute 5-song looping
vocals of naiads lamenting the loss of the world's fresh water with
projected video accompaniment. REVIEW
Cellphonia: WET re-used technology and deployment methods
from the premiere of Cellphonia: San Jose, a karaoke cellphone opera, at
the ISEA Zero One, August 2006 receiving a favorable review in the New
Cellphonia: WET also reuses portions of the libretto from WET,
an opera, that premiered at the Disney REDCAT theatre in 2005 with
favorable reviews in the Los Angeles Times.
Cellphonia: WET will use video
footage prepared during a Rockefeller Bellagio retreat.
Cellphonia was awarded a NYSCA grant in 2006.
One audio capable computer connected to
internet to stream audio from Cellphonia web site.
Public address system with loud speaker volume level set to be heard by
One video projector and screen or large video monitor to display water
video from a DVD player.
A poster to inform visitors to call Cellphonia telephone number and add
their own voices to the installation vocals.
Installation should be located so a visitor can use his cellphone to
easily make a phone call.
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