Jason Somma created Times_Square_Analog_Portrait from footage of the electronic billboards, video feedback enlivened with...
COUNTDOWN TO NYE
I was crying out at life inverts classical hunting and landscape scenes from 19th-century engravings to tell a tale of stags chasing hounds. Then, curiously, the ground shifts and rises, and the animals race together in unison, no longer at odds with one another as they become vulnerable to a larger phenomenon. Keaton asserts the power of nature through a vision of a world in which competing forces come together despite their instincts.
For the month of January, I was crying out at life will play on Times Square's electronic billboards each night from 11:57pm to midnight.
Midnight Moment is the world’s largest, longest-running digital art exhibition, synchronized on electronic billboards throughout Times Square nightly from 11:57pm to midnight. Presented by the Times Square Advertising Coalition and curated by Times Square Arts since 2012, it has an estimated annual viewership of 2.5 million.