"Waiting Room” Using immersive light art as interventions for health | DesignPhiladelphia

"Waiting Room” Using immersive light art as interventions for health

"Waiting Room” Using immersive light art as interventions for health

Saturday, October 15, 2022
6:00 PM - 8:15 PM

HOT•BED
723 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, 19106

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“Waiting Room: Immersive light art as interventions for health” An open panel discussion on how individual artists are creating immersive experiences with intentional user impact, and the research behind the exhibition. HOT•BED Gallery Exhibition Dates: Saturday, September 17 - Saturday, November 19, 2022

HOT•BED Gallery “WAITING ROOM: Immersive light art as interventions for health” Saturday, September 17 - Saturday, November 19, 2022 Sponsored by the Jefferson Center of Immersive Arts for Health The exhibit will display a range of art by six artists who use light, shadow, and movement to create experiences for the viewer that mesmerize, enchant, and captivate. Also included will be the work of the winning entries of the Immersive Arts for Health Student Design Competition organized by the Jefferson Center of Immersive Arts for Health (JCIAH), a design, research, and academic initiative dedicated to studying the impact of dynamic and interactive art + design on healing. Each art installation will be set up as a “waiting room” for the audience to become immersed in the experience, with the intention of calming, inspiring, transforming. As part of ongoing research by JCIAH, viewers will be able to take part in a survey to collect feedback on their individual experiences of the installations. An open discussion on the research behind the exhibition, and how the individual artists are creating immersive experiences to engage, and calm the viewer is scheduled to take place on Saturday, October 15, at HOT•BED Gallery at 6:00pm. Exhibiting Artists: Aidan Fowler https://www.aidanlincoln.com/ Alyson Denny https://www.alysondenny.com/ Lyn Godley https://www.lyngodley.com/ Jessica Judith Beckwith http://www.jessicajudithbeckwith.com/ Phillip Hart https://philiph.art/work-1 Yael Erel https://www.lightexture.com/light-art along with the winning entries from the Immersive Arts for Health Student Design Competition