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Pier 86 Grain Silo Light Show – Two Different Projections Art Installations and Viewing Parties starting Dec 7

The Let There Be Light program will feature two, multi day exhibits of large scale projected video art onto the head house of the Pier 86 grain terminal during December of 2018!

With a canvas that is 222 foot tall and exhibits that will run for a total of 11 days, this program will be the largest and longest public video art exhibits to date in the Seattle area!

The exhibits will be able to be viewed from Centennial Park, Myrtle Edwards Park, as well as part of Downtown, SODO, West Seattle, Queen Anne and from the water.

“Let There Be Light” will be a celebration of the Seattle waterfront, it’s history, it’s people, and it’s light shining the way into the future.

The long awaited art on the Pier 86 Grain Terminal features TWO different projection art installations from Northwest artists.

While the two exhibits will be working within the theme of the project, they will showcase and explore very different avenues of the art.

Read more about the Let There Be Light program at
http://www.fap86.com/events/2018/11/14/let-there-be-light-program
http://www.fap86.com/faq/

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FIRST EXHIBIT
Dec 7th-9th, 2018
Showing nightly 6pm-10pm
Artists – SIGNALS

Nicolas Sassoon ; Vancouver BC Canada
Rick Silva; Eugene, Oregon
https://s-i-g-n-a-l-s.com/

“SIGNALS is a collaborative project by artists Nicolas Sassoon (Vancouver, BC) and Rick Silva (Eugene, OR) focusing on immersive audio-visual renderings of altered seascapes.”

SECOND EXHIBIT

Dec 14th-21st, 2018
Showing nightly 6pm-10pm
Artists- Hexagon Misfit

Chris Rojas; Seattle
Craig Winslow; Portland
www.HexagonMisfit.com
Instagram: @hexagonmisfit
FB: http://www.facebook.com/hexagonmisfit

“In their exhibit for the Let There Be Light program Hexagon Misfit will visually explore the past, present and future of the Waterfront and peoples of the PNW with projection mapping, 3D imaging, and historical moments.”

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Read more about the selected artists, their visions for the program and their exhibits at http://www.fap86.com/the-artists/

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VIEWING PARTIES

The Viewing Parties will be held at Expedia
645 Elliott Ave W #200, Seattle, WA 98119

A wall of windows face the exhibit site for optimal viewing!

OPENING VIEWING PARTY

Friday December 7th, 2018
6pm-8pm
Free
All Ages
Open to the public

CLOSING VIEWING PARTY

Friday December 21st, 2018
6pm-8pm
Free
All Ages
Open to the public

The Viewing Parties will include acknowledgments/Opening speech by Chairperson Betty Winfield, Special Guest speakers, Music, Interactive video art & performances, Free refreshments provided by Expedia.  See more info about the viewing parties at http://www.fap86.com/events/

Many thanks to Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, Seattle Parks Foundation, Port of Seattle, Louis Dryfus Corp, and Expedia for the support on this amazing project!

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