Posts Tagged ‘led’

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LED Christmas Tree 2012

14 December 2012

With a string of Adafruit LED pixels sitting on my workbench just waiting for a project, I felt a crafty urge to make an LED Christmas Tree, despite Adafruit’s aversion to such things I wanted to limit the project to a single evening, so my idea for a laser-cut, acrylic tree would have to wait [...]

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Illuminating Cube Gallery’s sign

11 December 2012

We’d been talking about it for years, and a few weeks back, Cube Galley owner, Don, and I finally coordinated the animated LED lighting of his gallery sign: More pics and video here.

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Cube Gallery sign

Cube Gallery sign lighting

11 December 2012

Cube Gallery‘s (Ottawa, ON) sign logo lit with OEM RGB LED ribbon, with user remote control allowing the gallery to select various solid colours or fading programs for everyday accenting or special events. Below is a video showing the looping colour-fade mode (please pause the slideshow above if you experience trouble viewing the video): Does [...]

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Community Channel

29 November 2012

STATUS: short-listed awarded, design & fabrication, estimated for permanent installation October 2013. Community Channel is a permanent lighting installation for the entrance-way roof of the Bronson Centre (Ottawa, ON). The installation comprises a group of larger-than-life, illuminated silhouettes of various community members (men, women, and children), each individually illuminated from within, programmed with seasonally shifting [...]

2012 | Lighting, Public | Tags: , , , , Comments (0)
Great Big Smalls VIII, 2012

Great Big Smalls VIII, 2012

19 November 2012

Great Big Smalls VIII @ Cube Gallery, Ottawa, December 4-30th 2012 Opening party: Thursday December 6th, 6-9pm Deb and I (as The Latest Artists) will have a few new light pieces in this group show. More info here.

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Heart (i)

Heart (i)

8 February 2012

Valentine’s Day Light Fixture A client contacted me wanting a red, blinking, heart-shaped LED array.  Since my production schedule didn’t afford me the time to design, assemble, and program a heart-shaped LED matrix at his desired size of about 10″ x 10″ for his Valentine’s Day deadline, I proposed a back-lit acrylic heart, to which [...]

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"Electric Tenement" reacting to Tweets @ OpenOttawaLibre 2011

OpenOttawaLibre 2011

15 October 2011

On Sept. 28 2011 I was fortunate to partake in OpenOttawaLibre 2011, an “unconference” that brought together a diverse group of “creatives” from the business, technology, and art sectors in Ottawa. Although the agenda of the day wasn’t entirely clear until the event started – in true “unconference” style – the day was actually a [...]

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Urbana 2011

27 April 2011

Intro Urbana is an annual fundraiser hosted by Dharma Developments where proceeds raised support community programs with the goal of preventing homelessness in Ottawa. This year, URBANA is helping Action Housing / Action-Logement, an Ottawa-based charitable organization that assists low-income individuals and families to find and maintain safe, affordable and adequate rental housing. Each annual [...]

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