The Kuramoto Model (1000 Fireflies) on Huffington Post
My Night is a feature that lets you create a customized list of the projects you want to see at Northern Spark. Add (or remove) projects using the “My Night” button — look for it on the Artists & Projects list as well as on individual project pages.Your “My Night” list can be printed, shared, or transferred to the festival’s mobile app.
From rain to shine: Northern Spark at LynLake Festival
1000 Fireflies midnight ride
Who is going to help us stay up all night?
Jim Campbell lights up the Minneapolis skyline
Team Northern Spark met on the roof top deck of Joe’s Garage tonight to watch the tests of Jim Campbell’s work projected on the lights atop the Target building in downtown Minneapolis. A beautiful night for viewing art in the skyline. Better pics to come, but for now, here is a blurry homage to Campbell’s [...]
Night Vision 007
Be part of an art + bike phenomenon on June 9.
Imagine riding your bike through the darkened streets of Minneapolis on a warm summer night and coming upon another cyclist with a red blinking light. Alright, that isn’t hard to envision—most cyclists have flashing tail lights. But imagine that upon approaching said bicycle, your light and its light begin to blink in unison. Now picture [...]
Night Vision 006
Aside from all of the fabulous works of art, what stands out in my mind is the variety of people who experienced Northern Spark. A friend commented that she expected the “usual art-nerd suspects” but we saw many people who may have never participated in a public art event before. What a great way to [...]