Minority Report comes closer… Three huge screens at Birmingham New Street railway station are scanning passers-by and play advertisements accordingly. http://www.birminghammail.co.uk/news/midlands-news/new-street-station-advertising-screens-9920400
Sounds Like Light, Lights Like Sound is an interactive immersive installation. It converts any space into a playful environment for the exploration of sound and light. With little prompting, visitors to the space find themselves dancing, moving, and ’spazzing out’ (as some said in February 2007), as their motion becomes intuitively connected to the sound they are hearing and the light they are seeing.
“My medium is the code. (…) The viewer’s medium can be something else.” (1) As simple as Pall Thayer’s statement is, as strict is its execution within the series of so called Microcodes the Reykjavik-based artist started to develop in early 2009.