Yesterday, MIT hosted the second annual performance of “UP: The Umbrella Project” — an artistic and scientific collaboration between MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Labs (CSAIL) and the internationally acclaimed modern dance company Pilobolus. WBUR’s ARTERY blog carried a post on it Friday:
UP is an interactive performance that provides participants with umbrellas equipped with adjustable red, green, and blue LED lights. Each participant is encouraged to change the color of his or her umbrella, thereby changing the appearance of the larger pattern which is projected in real time on a screen. The performance evolves according to the actions and reactions of its participants. Read the full post.