John JH Phillips: "Night Ferry"

Night Ferry was a large-scale interactive sound and video art installation created by John JH Phillips in the new Schuylkill Banks Crescent Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Multiple video projectors animate a maze of translucent screens through which visitors can interact with images created in real time by 4 Philadelphia video artists. Dance with your shadow, dissolve into color, enjoy the park! Part of Commotion, a public art project in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Commissioned by the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority with funding by PECO.

Credits: Lead Artist: John JH Phillips, with Dejha Ti, Derek Scull, and Andrew Zahn. Live music: Tim Motzer. Dance: Gray Owl Thunderheart. Technical Consultation by: VJ KEVLAR (vjkevlar.com); Partner Organizations: Schuylkill River Development Corporation, Philadelphia Authority for Industrial Development, City of Philadelphia Department of Parks and Recreation.