Public Art Jumps in a Lake →
Check out this Art:21 blog post for details on how students from the Herron School of Art and Design are collaborating with artist Andrea Zittel on a public sculpture. Richard McCoy conducted an interview with Zittel about the floating island she is creating for 100 Acres, the new art and nature park at the Indianapolis Museum of Art, and how students will be involved.
Wikimedia Workshop at MW2010
Museums and the Web is an annual conference bringing together cultural sector workers who have interest in new technology, especially for the Web and mobile applications. This year, MW2010 is convening a day-long workshop that will be a meeting of the minds from the Wikimedia Foundation and leaders in the cultural sector. The goal is to figure out how museums can better use and contribute to...
Public Art Quest on Gowalla →
A former student, Sarah Stierch, is taking the lead creating “spots” in Gowalla for public art. So far, she’s added several campus sculptures, as well as works on Mass Ave. and at the Eiteljorg Museum. By populating Gowalla with public art spots, Sarah will help mobile users become more aware of them. She’s also adding to the fun by dropping treats such as tacos, beatniks,...