About us

Subscribe

AddThis Feed Button

Credit


Counter


« Home | 20 meter long sugar-coated dragon » | Two guys performing on one guitar » | Kids playing with huge snake » | Tobacco's radiation dose far higher than leaves at... » | Man wakes up from 19-year coma » | Monster Pig farm-raised, not wild » | Researchers unearth 2,100 year-old melon in Japan » | Star Wars: Family Guy’s Version. » | Music on the tip of your nose » | Flexible Body Armor »



Smiling portraits light up New York's Rockefeller Center

Portrait photographsA French artist has transformed New York's Rockefeller Center by projecting 250 portrait photographs onto the facade of its main art deco building in a massive public art project.

Photographer Agnes Winter's "Monument to Smile" features photographs of New Yorkers of all ages grinning across 50 floors of the landmark 30 Rockefeller Plaza, a 1930s tower that dominates the midtown Manhattan center.

The photographs are beamed from 12 projectors set up in a department store across the other side of Fifth Avenue from the Rockefeller Center, a complex of several commercial buildings set among a large, open public space.

Two more pictures after the jump.

Portrait photographs
Portrait photographs

Source: Yahoo News
Tags: | | | |

Labels:

Links to this post

Create a Link

Local Time

Advertisement